McGraw RICHMOND, Va. (Legal Newsline) - A federal appeals court has ruled that the federal government was right to withhold Medicaid funds from West Virginia because it was shortchanged in a lawsuit by state Attorney General Darrell McGraw.
Stenehjem BISMARCK, N.D. (Legal Newsline) - As the flood waters in North Dakota slowly recede, more scam artists are moving in to cash in on the disaster, Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem said Wednesday.
Jennings HOUSTON (Legal Newsline) - A Houston appeals court has ruled asbestos plaintiffs who were too sick to undergo the required testing set forth in a 2005 law shall not have that held against them.
ALBANY, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) - New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is reportedly investigating whether the National Football League's ongoing lockout violates New York's antitrust law.
Aronson SANTA ANA, Calif. (Legal Newsline) - A California appeals court has upheld a trial court's order denying an engineering company's motion to disqualify a law firm from representing the Orange County Water District in a dispute.
Van Hollen WAUKESHA, Wis. (Legal Newsline) -- Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen announced on Thursday that his office has settled a civil environmental prosecution against a Waukesha County golf facility and its owner.
Coakley BOSTON (Legal Newsline) - Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley announced on Thursday that she has asked the Department of Public Utilities to look into a gas company's allegedly improper collection of $18 million in legal fees from customers.
Jepsen WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - A $92 million multistate settlement with JP Morgan Chase & Co., was announced on Thursday as part of an ongoing nationwide investigation of an alleged anticompetitive scheme.
DeWine COLUMBUS, Ohio (Legal Newsline) - Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced lawsuits on Friday against two Ohio residents who allegedly ran a Craigslist scam offering to sell video game systems and video games, phones and phone cards.
Koster TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Legal Newsline) - Missouri Governor Jay Nixon announced on Thursday that he has signed auto extended warranty legislation into law that includes consumer protection language drafted by the Service Contract Industrial Council.
P'Pool HENDERSON, Ky. (Legal Newsline) - Todd P'Pool, the Republican candidate for Kentucky attorney general, said Thursday if elected he will fight President Barack Obama's federal health care reform.