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State attorney general seeks to join marijuana lawsuits in Fife, Wenatchee

Kent Reporter - 7/31/14

State Attorney General Bob Ferguson on Thursday moved to intervene in three marijuana lawsuits filed against the cities of Wenatchee and Fife.

 

Final Debate Turns Contentious in State Attorney General Primary

KNAU Arizona Public Radio- 7/29/14

The two Republican candidates for attorney general faced off Monday night in their last televised debate before early voting starts this week.

 

North Carolina says it will no longer defend gay marriage ban in court

Los Angeles Times - 7/28/14

North Carolina's attorney general said Monday that the state would stop defending its same-sex marriage ban against legal challenges, just hours after a federal appeals court ruled that a similar ban in Virginia is unconstitutional

Brian Frosh wins Md.'s Democratic attorney general nomination

Washington Post – 6/25/14

State Sen. Brian E. Frosh swept to a come-from-behind victory Tuesday after trailing badly just four months ago in the three-way contest for the Democratic nomination for Maryland attorney general.

Poll shows two candidates for Md. attorney general are locked in a tight battle

Washington Post - 6/11/14

A veteran Maryland lawmaker and a relative newcomer with a familiar name are locked in a tight battle to become the state's next attorney general, according to a new Washington Post poll.

 

State attorney general candidates debate heroin, OWI in Wisconsin Dells

WTAQ - 6/1/14

Heroin is Wisconsin's top public safety issue. That's what all four candidates for state attorney general said yesterday, during a debate in Wisconsin Dells put on by the state's top police union.

Rosenblum announces top 10 consumer complaints

Statesman Journal- 5/31/14

Rosenblum reminded the House Interim Committee on Consumer Protection and Government Efficiency that Oregon has one of the most innovative consumer-protection programs.

 

State attorney general candidates debate heroin, OWI in Wisconsin Dells

WTAQ - 6/1/14

Heroin is Wisconsin's top public safety issue. That's what all four candidates for state attorney general said yesterday, during a debate in Wisconsin Dells put on by the state's top police union.

Rosenblum announces top 10 consumer complaints

Statesman Journal- 5/31/14

Rosenblum reminded the House Interim Committee on Consumer Protection and Government Efficiency that Oregon has one of the most innovative consumer-protection programs.

Pam Bondi: Florida Attorney General says gay marriage would harm state

WPTV - 5/30/14

The attorney general of Florida says in court documents that recognizing same sex marriages performed in other states would "impose significant public harm."

Virginia attorney general declares 'dreamers' eligible for in-state tuition

Washington Post - 4/29/14

Attorney General Mark R. Herring on Tuesday declared that the children of illegal immigrants can qualify for in-state tuition under existing state law.

Rep. Mark Waller withdraws from AGs race

The Denver Post - 4/29/14

A little more than two weeks after a disappointing showing in the GOP state assembly in the race to succeed John Suthers as attorney general, Rep. Mark Waller withdrew from the contest on Monday.

Connecticut Attorney General Jepsen Announces Re-election Bid

WNPR News - 4/7/14

Connecticut's Attorney General George Jepsen announced that he will run for a second term.

Kentucky's Attorney General Explains Why He Won't Defend Gay ...

TIME - 4/5/14

Calling laws against same-sex marriage the last vestige of widespread discrimination in America, Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway told TIME…

Attorney general bill advances in Tennessee state Senate

Lebanon Democrat- 3/2/14

NASHVILLE – The state House version of a bill that would give Tennessee's governor and the General Assembly power over the state attorney general...

Poll shows Jon S. Cardin leading rivals in four-way race

Washington Post- 2/20/14

Maryland Del. Jon S. Cardin has opened a clear lead over three rivals in the Democratic primary race for state attorney general.

Democrat Susan Happ to run for Wisconsin attorney general

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel- 2/19/14

As expected, Jefferson County District Attorney Susan Happ announced Wednesday that she's running for attorney general.

Lisa Madigan: Identity thieves targeting children in Illinois

Chicago Tribune - 2/5/14

Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan plans to appear before Congress on Wednesday to declare that identity theft is a major problem in the state, with some culprits targeting children because of their clean credit histories.

Virginia’s extraordinary gay marriage fight allows for the attorney general’s position

Washington Post- 1/26/14

MARK HERRING (D), Virginia's brand-new attorney general, has decided to participate in a legal attack against a provision of the state's own 

Washington: Cities Can Block Marijuana Operations

New York Times- 1/16/14

Attorney General Bob Ferguson, in an opinion on Thursday, said cities and counties can block licensed marijuana businesses from operating.

KY Attorney General Announces $32M for Drug Addiction Treatment

WBKO – 1/7/14‎

FRANKFORT, Ky. – Attorney General Jack Conway announced Monday, more than $32 million recovered in settlements will be used throughout Kentucky, to expand substance abuse treatment, including opiate addictions.

Attorney General-elect Mark Herring announces senior staff

Augusta Free Press- 1/2/14

Attorney General-elect Mark Herring today announced the appointment of two more senior officials in the Office of Attorney General.