LINCOLN, Neb. (Legal Newsline)-Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning this week is visiting Kurdistan, in northern Iraq.
Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (Legal Newsline) - A Florida jury has ordered the state to pay $11.5 million as compensation to 58,225 residents of Broward County after the state cut down all the citrus trees in their yards as part of a disease-prevention plan.
Greg Abbott AUSTIN, Texas (Legal Newsline)-It is illegal to ship horse meat across Texas, state Attorney General Greg Abbott said in a legal a legal opinion released this week.
Carter INDIANAPOLIS - On behalf of more than 100 unhappy customers, Indiana Attorney General Steve Carter is suing book publisher Airleaf, formerly known as Bookman Marketing.
NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) - New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo's investigation into attorneys ripping off public funds has produced two settlements.
SALEM, Ore. (Legal Newsline)-The Oregon Supreme Court has ruled that state school officials must review whether high school basketball tournament schedules should be adjusted to accommodate a team's religious beliefs.
Blumenthal HARTFORD, Conn. (Legal Newsline) - An undercover sting has led to a Connecticut tractor trailer training school being temporarily shut down.
Madigan CHICAGO (Legal Newsline)-Facebook has agreed to remove profiles of known sex offenders from its social networking site, according to a settlement announced by Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan.
Greg Abbott AUSTIN, Texas (Legal Newsline)-Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott on Thursday reached an agreement with one of the Lone State's largest payday lenders over claims the company recklessly disposed of consumers' financial information.
Justice Scott Brister AUSTIN, Texas (Legal Newsline) - For the first time, the Texas Supreme Court has cancelled an arbitrator's award because the winners carried a lawsuit too far before switching to arbitration.
Brown Under threat of litigation, Jiffy Lube Inc. has agreed to step up environmental protection at its 300-plus locations in California.
NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) - The poor reputation of West Virginia's court system can be reflected in statistics dealing with asbestos litigation, an economic think tank said Tuesday.
LANSING, Mich. (Legal Newsline)-The Michigan Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that a state voter-approved ban against gay marriage also prohibits governments and state universities from offering health insurance to the partners of gay workers.
Marc Dann COLUMBUS, Ohio (Legal Newsline)- The Ohio lawmaker who is reviewing the impeachment processes for possible action against embattled Attorney General Marc Dann says he expects to present findings to legislative leaders Wednesday.
Dustin McDaniel LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Legal Newsline)- The Arkansas attorney general Wednesday approved ballot language for a proposal that would require state agencies to verify those seeking government programs are legal U.S. residents.
NEW YORK - Jim Copland of the Manhattan Institute says his organization certainly doesn't oppose new business concepts. After all, the think tank's mission statement includes fostering new ideas that promote economic growth.
Robert Cooper Jr. NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Legal Newsline)-Tennessee Attorney General Robert Cooper Jr. said Tuesday that operators of a planned Bible park could use taxpayer money to help bankroll what some call a religious venture.
LINCOLN, Neb. (Legal Newsline)-Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning has issued a stiff warning to gas station operators who are considering cheating their customers by switching fuels.
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - The nation's attorneys general will conclude their energy summit Tuesday, capping two days of talks on climate change, gas prices, power plant construction and renewable energy mandates.
LANSING, Mich. (Legal Newsline)-The Michigan Supreme Court has ruled that a lawsuit filed by homeowners who say their property was damaged by roots from city-mandated trees may move forward as a class action suit.