McCollum TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Legal Newsline)-A major U.S. publisher that sells books to government agencies, law firms and other businesses has agreed to issue $1.2 million in refunds for billing for merchandise that customers didn't order.
Marc Dann COLUMBUS, Ohio (Legal Newsline)- Legislation that would allow the Ohio inspector general to investigate state Attorney General Marc Dann is winding its way through the Legislature.
WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline)-The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday affirmed a $4.3 million award against Toyota Motor Corp. for using another company's patented technology in its hybrid vehicles.
La Quinta Inn, Oklahoma City Airport OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. (Legal Newsline)- LaQuinta Inns has agreed to pay a $50,000 fine and issue refunds to Oklahomans who were overcharged for hotel rooms during a December ice storm.
WILMINGTON, Del. (Legal Newsline)-Delaware Attorney General Joseph "Beau" Biden III announced Monday that the Delaware Department of Justice has concluded its ten-month investigation of allegations of patient abuse at the Delaware Psychiatric Center.
Judge William Bertelsman COVINGTON, Ky. (Legal Newsline)-Three embattled plaintiffs' attorneys go on trial Monday for allegedly bilking clients out of $46 million from Kentucky's Fen-Phen settlement.
Costas INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Legal Newsline)- Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels on Monday endorsed fellow Republican Valparaiso Mayor Jon Costas for state Indiana attorney general.
Maynard CHARLESTON, W. Va. (Legal Newsline) - A circuit judge on Monday denied The Associated Press' wish to hammer out issues surrounding a denied request for a log of West Virginia Supreme Court Chief Justice Spike Maynard's e-mails and phone calls before Tuesday's primary election.
WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – A lawsuit will move forward against 33 companies that did business in South Africa during apartheid because the U.S. Supreme Court was unable to form a quorum.
WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline)-The U.S. Supreme Court rejected an appeal Monday by a California smoker who alleged the $206 billion tobacco settlement between 46 states and the four major cigarette companies violated antitrust laws.
GREENWICH, Conn. (Legal Newsline)-Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal on Monday urged state regulators to block Connecticut Natural Gas from collecting $1.4 million from 3,400 customers he said it illegally billed in January.
Bill McCollum TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Legal Newsline)--Florida Attorney General Bill McCollum is suing a Miami pharmacy owner that allegedly defrauded the state's Medicaid program out of more than $400,000.
Marc Dann COLUMBUS, Ohio (Legal Newsline)- Embattled Ohio Attorney General Marc Dann on Saturday was stripped of his endorsement by the Ohio Democratic Party amid a sexual harassment scandal in his office.
Hardy Myers SALEM, Ore. (Legal Newsline)- Oregon Attorney General Hardy Myers is pursuing a racketeering lawsuit against Ross Bros. & Co. for allegedly trying to defraud the Oregon Department of Transportation out of more than $1.1 million.
OAKLAND, Calif. (Legal Newsline)- The Center for Environmental Health claims in a lawsuit that General Electric Co., Sears Roebuck and Co., Whirlpool Corp. are poisoning the public by selling water filtration systems that discharge arsenic into the water.
Scott Summy SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline)--Oil companies have agreed to pay $422 million in clean up costs to settle lawsuits over their use of MTBE, a gasoline additive blamed for contaminating water supplies.
Mike McGrath HELENA, Mont. (Legal Newsline) --Montana Attorney General Mike McGrath says a long-standing water agreement his state has with Wyoming protects Montana residents' use of water from Yellowstone River.
Jerry Brown SAN DIEGO, Calif. (Legal Newsline)-The California Attorney General's Office has announced an agreement with the San Diego County Regional Airport Authority aimed at reducing climate-altering greenhouse gas emissions.
Marc Dann COLUMBUS, Ohio (Legal Newsline)-Embattled Ohio Attorney General Marc Dann vowed Friday not to resign, as many of his Democratic colleges have urged him to do.
Phyllis Schlafly ALTON, Ill. (Legal Newsline)-Conservative author and commentator Phyllis Schlafly is touting a measure on the November ballot in Kansas that she says could "send shock waves" through the judiciary.