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NYPD Chief: Didn't Violate Use-Of-Force Standards Driving Car Through Protesters

NYPD Chief: Didn't Violate Use-Of-Force Standards Driving Car Through Protesters

New York City Police Commissioner Dermot Shea announced that officers didn't violate the use-of-force standards when they drove their police cars into a group [...]

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AG James refutes NYPD's claim that they weren't invited to oversight hearing - amNewYork

Attorney General Letitia James refuted claims that the NYPD was not invited to speak during her two-day-long hearing on interactions between police and

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New Yorkers recount police brutality against protesters during first AG James hearing - amNewYork

Wednesday marked the first half of Attorney General Letitia James' online hearing on interactions between the police and civilians during the continuing

Read full article: New Yorkers recount police brutality aga...→
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Attorney general to hold public hearing on NYPD’s handling of George Floyd demonstrations - amNewYork

Attorney General Letitia James will hold an online public hearing to investigate the NYPD’s actions toward the public during the past few weeks of

Read full article: Attorney general to hold public hearing ...→
Loretta Lynch to advise New York attorney general in probe of NYPD clashes with protesters

Loretta Lynch to advise New York attorney general in probe of NYPD clashes with protesters

New York Attorney General Letitia James will publish a report on the New York Police Department's conduct during the demonstrations in the coming weeks..

Read full article: Loretta Lynch to advise New York attorne...→
NY AG Letitia James threatens to sue Trump over military deployment

NY AG Letitia James threatens to sue Trump over military deployment

New York Attorney General Letitia James has threatened to sue President Trump for mobilizing military forces to states to quell riots and looting that have bro [...]

Read full article: NY AG Letitia James threatens to sue Tru...→
Cuomo Addresses George Floyd Protests, Saying Violence 'Dishonors Mr. Floyd's Death'

Cuomo Addresses George Floyd Protests, Saying Violence 'Dishonors Mr. Floyd's Death'

Cuomo said he's seen "a lot of disturbing video" about the protests, and that Attorney General Letitia James will be reviewing the entire weekend's protests. 

Read full article: Cuomo Addresses George Floyd Protests, S...→

Attorney General James to review NYPD actions at Brooklyn protest - amNewYork

State Attorney General Letitia James will lead a swift, independent investigation into the NYPD's actions while responding to Friday night's wild protest

Read full article: Attorney General James to review NYPD ac...→

Op-ed | Pray with your feet during COVID-19 crisis in New York - amNewYork

BY LETITIA JAMES, REVEREND JACQUES DEGRAFF, RABBI PETER RUBINSTEIN AND MICHAEL SCHMIDT  When Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel was asked upon his return from

Read full article: Op-ed | Pray with your feet during COVID...→
Letitia James calls out NYPD for ‘unequal’ social distancing enforcement of minorities

Letitia James calls out NYPD for ‘unequal’ social distancing enforcement of minorities

The New York Attorney General Letitia James said Wednesday that she is looking into reports that the NYPD is targeting minorities for aggressive enforcement of [...]

Read full article: Letitia James calls out NYPD for ‘unequa...→
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NY AG Orders New York Sports Club To Reimburse Members For Fees Charged During PAUSE

NY AG Orders New York Sports Club To Reimburse Members For Fees Charged During PAUSE

“This is putting money back in the pockets of New Yorkers who were being illegally charged for unusable gym memberships,” state Attorney General Letitia James [...]

Read full article: NY AG Orders New York Sports Club To Rei...→
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NY AG James: New Yorkers' Stimulus Checks Will Be Protected From Debt Collectors

NY AG James: New Yorkers' Stimulus Checks Will Be Protected From Debt Collectors

State Attorney General Letitia James has ordered banks, creditors and debt collectors to keep their hands off the CARES stimulus checks.

Read full article: NY AG James: New Yorkers' Stimulus Check...→
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NY AG Letitia James warns medical transport companies to limit riders per trip

NY AG Letitia James warns medical transport companies to limit riders per trip

New York Attorney General Letitia James has demanded that 78 upstate medical transport companies stop taking multiple riders per trip in violation of state rul [...]

Read full article: NY AG Letitia James warns medical transp...→
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Coronavirus in New York: Letitia James leads fight to stop Texas abortion ban

Coronavirus in New York: Letitia James leads fight to stop Texas abortion ban

New York Attorney General Letitia James is leading a coalition to stop Texas from blocking abortions during the coronavirus pandemic, her office announced Frid [...]

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NY Attorney General launches hotline for Asian Americans to report discrimination

NY Attorney General launches hotline for Asian Americans to report discrimination

“No one should live in fear for their life because of who they are, what they look like, or where they come from," Letitia James said.

Read full article: NY Attorney General launches hotline for...→
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NYPD Boss Testifies During NY AG's Hearing on Recent Interactions Between Cops, Public

NYPD Boss Testifies During NY AG's Hearing on Recent Interactions Between Cops, Public

New York City Police Department Commissioner Dermot Shea testified via teleconference in New York Attorney General Letitia James’ ongoing investigation into th [...]

Read full article: NYPD Boss Testifies During NY AG's Heari...→
State AG claims NYPD lied about not being invited to oversight hearing

State AG claims NYPD lied about not being invited to oversight hearing

New York Attorney General Letitia James admonished the NYPD’s top brass Thursday for ignoring multiple invitations to speak at a hearing on police encounters d [...]

Read full article: State AG claims NYPD lied about not bein...→
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Attorney General pens letters to Apple, Google urging them to protect consumer privacy on COVID-19 tracing apps - amNewYork

Attorney General Letitia James is calling on two major tech companies to protect consumer information and privacy as New Yorkers and Americans across the

Read full article: Attorney General pens letters to Apple, ...→
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Catholic priests, Orthodox Jews sue Cuomo, de Blasio over reopening plan: ‘Blatant double-standard’

Catholic priests, Orthodox Jews sue Cuomo, de Blasio over reopening plan: ‘Blatant double-standard’

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Attorney General Letitia James, and NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio are being sued in federal court for using coronavirus restrictions as [...]

Read full article: Catholic priests, Orthodox Jews sue Cuom...→

Former U.S. attorney general Loretta Lynch to help investigate NYPD actions during protests - amNewYork

State Attorney General Letitia James tapped former U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch as a special advisor to help investigate the NYPD's interactions

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AG Letitia James threatening legal action against President Trump if military deployed to quell protests - amNewYork

New York State Attorney General Letitia James has not been shy in trying to take President Donald Trump to court. And that sentiment did not change after

Read full article: AG Letitia James threatening legal actio...→
AG Letitia James to probe NYPD clashes with George Floyd protesters: Cuomo

AG Letitia James to probe NYPD clashes with George Floyd protesters: Cuomo

Gov. Andrew Cuomo will ask State Attorney General Letitia James to investigate the NYPD’s conduct during Friday night’s “disturbing” clashes with protesters du [...]

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Attorney General James sues wholesaler who allegedly price gouged Queens grocers - amNewYork

BY JACOB KAYE New York State Attorney General Letitia James is suing a wholesale grocery company that allegedly sold over 46,000 cans of disinfectant

Read full article: Attorney General James sues wholesaler w...→

NYPD cop arrested for allegedly shooting a Long Island man to death: AG - amNewYork

An off-duty NYPD cop was arrested for allegedly shooting and killing a Long Island man, New York Attorney General Letitia James announced Thursday.

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Zoom Cuts Deal with New York AG to Close Inquiry into Security Lapses

Zoom Cuts Deal with New York AG to Close Inquiry into Security Lapses

Video-conferencing company Zoom has reportedly struck a deal with New York Attorney General Letitia James this week closing an inquiry into the app's security [...]

Read full article: Zoom Cuts Deal with New York AG to Close...→
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'This is a crisis situation': DOH and Attorney General to conduct nursing home probe - amNewYork

Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on Thursday that the New York State Health Department and Attorney General Letitia James will begin investigating nursing

Read full article: 'This is a crisis situation': DOH and At...→
State Attorney General Orders NYSC To Stop Charging Fees While Gyms Are Closed

State Attorney General Orders NYSC To Stop Charging Fees While Gyms Are Closed

"New Yorkers have enough to worry about and should not be forced to pay for services NYSC is no longer providing," New York Attorney General Letitia James said [...]

Read full article: State Attorney General Orders NYSC To St...→
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Amazon fires walkout leader; AG calls for investigation

Amazon fires walkout leader; AG calls for investigation

New York Attorney General Letitia James is calling for an investigation of Amazon, after the online shopping giant fired an employee who staged a walkout in St [...]

Read full article: Amazon fires walkout leader; AG calls fo...→
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AG Letitia James demands end of sale of bogus coronavirus air purifiers

AG Letitia James demands end of sale of bogus coronavirus air purifiers

AllerAir Industries, Airpura Industries and Sylvane, Inc. all sell air purifiers ranging in price from $900 to $1,500 — which they allegedly claim can remove a [...]

Read full article: AG Letitia James demands end of sale of ...→
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Coronavirus in NY: AG James orders Craigslist to pull ads for phony treatments

Coronavirus in NY: AG James orders Craigslist to pull ads for phony treatments

New York Attorney General Letitia James is taking aim at internet fraudsters looking to profit off the coronavirus pandemic — ordering Craigslist to take down [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus in NY: AG James orders Craig...→
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NYPD Commissioner Expected To Testify In AG Investigation Into Police Response To Protests

NYPD Commissioner Expected To Testify In AG Investigation Into Police Response To Protests

Attorney General Letitia James heard from 100 witnesses last week, including elected officials and community leaders.

Read full article: NYPD Commissioner Expected To Testify In...→
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Watch: Day 2 of protesters detailing clashes with NYPD during in NY attorney general hearing

Watch: Day 2 of protesters detailing clashes with NYPD during in NY attorney general hearing

After dozens of protesters testified about their experiences with police during recent New York City marches and demonstrations, more continue to tell their st [...]

Read full article: Watch: Day 2 of protesters detailing cla...→
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Black Lives Matter Mural Painted Down Brooklyn Street

Black Lives Matter Mural Painted Down Brooklyn Street

State Attorney General Letitia James and community leaders joined artists to start the project Saturday.

Read full article: Black Lives Matter Mural Painted Down Br...→
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Loretta Lynch to Advise on NYPD Protest Response Probe

Loretta Lynch to Advise on NYPD Protest Response Probe

Former U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch would advise New York Attorney General Letitia James during the NYPD investigation.

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Letitia James investigates company skipping out on bulk PPE orders

Letitia James investigates company skipping out on bulk PPE orders

An Eerie County business is taking pricey bulk orders for coronavirus personal protective equipment it never delivers on, The New York Attorney General’s offic [...]

Read full article: Letitia James investigates company skipp...→
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Cuomo pleads for calm after night of statewide protests; says

Cuomo pleads for calm after night of statewide protests; says "violence never works"

The New York governor repeated what he announced Saturday, that Attorney General Letitia James would be overseeing an investigation into police behavior.

Read full article: Cuomo pleads for calm after night of sta...→
NY AG Letitia James to run independent review of Friday Brooklyn protests: Cuomo

NY AG Letitia James to run independent review of Friday Brooklyn protests: Cuomo

New York's Attorney General will be in charge of an independent review of Friday night's protest in Brooklyn that saw around 200 people arrested and some of wh [...]

Read full article: NY AG Letitia James to run independent r...→
Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for alleged coronavirus price gouging

Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for alleged coronavirus price gouging

“Quality King’s profiteering during this time of crisis is appalling,” said Attorney General Letitia James. “Instead of ensuring New Yorkers could protect them [...]

Read full article: Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for a...→
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NY AG urges NYPD to reform social-distancing enforcement to ensure equal treatment for black, Hispanic people

NY AG urges NYPD to reform social-distancing enforcement to ensure equal treatment for black, Hispanic people

State Attorney General Letitia James is calling on the New York Police Department (NYPD) to step up measures to bridge the gap between what seems to be a dispa [...]

Read full article: NY AG urges NYPD to reform social-distan...→
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New York Attorney General condemns Trump's threat to withhold coronavirus aid from sanctuary states

New York Attorney General condemns Trump's threat to withhold coronavirus aid from sanctuary states

"This is just another attempt to again feed to his base," said New York Attorney General Letitia James.

Read full article: New York Attorney General condemns Trump...→
New York threatens lawsuit over Trump’s coronavirus immigration pause

New York threatens lawsuit over Trump’s coronavirus immigration pause

New York Attorney General Letitia James said Wednesday that she is “ready to take legal action” to try to stop President Trump’s new immigration pause, saying [...]

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Attorney General demands New York Sports Club stop criminal charges - amNewYork

BY GRANT LANCASTER New York Attorney General Letitia James threatened the owners of the New York Sports Club with legal action if they do not stop

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New York attorney general threatens Amazon with legal action after firing of worker who led strike over coronavirus precautions

New York attorney general threatens Amazon with legal action after firing of worker who led strike over coronavirus precautions

Letitia James criticized the termination of Chris Smalls at the Staten Island facility after a worker had tested positive for the virus.

Read full article: New York attorney general threatens Amaz...→
New York Asian man allegedly targeted in racist attack days after AG launches coronavirus hate crime hotline

New York Asian man allegedly targeted in racist attack days after AG launches coronavirus hate crime hotline

Victim spat on in Brooklyn subway station as New York Attorney General Letitia James condemns those using COVID-19 to be "racist, xenophobic, or biased."

Read full article: New York Asian man allegedly targeted in...→
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NYPD Chief: Didn't Violate Use-Of-Force Standards Driving Car Through Protesters

NYPD Chief: Didn't Violate Use-Of-Force Standards Driving Car Through Protesters

New York City Police Commissioner Dermot Shea announced that officers didn't violate the use-of-force standards when they drove their police cars into a group [...]

Read full article: NYPD Chief: Didn't Violate Use-Of-Force ...→
NYPD Commissioner Expected To Testify In AG Investigation Into Police Response To Protests

NYPD Commissioner Expected To Testify In AG Investigation Into Police Response To Protests

Attorney General Letitia James heard from 100 witnesses last week, including elected officials and community leaders.

Read full article: NYPD Commissioner Expected To Testify In...→
  • #Letitia James
State AG claims NYPD lied about not being invited to oversight hearing

State AG claims NYPD lied about not being invited to oversight hearing

New York Attorney General Letitia James admonished the NYPD’s top brass Thursday for ignoring multiple invitations to speak at a hearing on police encounters d [...]

Read full article: State AG claims NYPD lied about not bein...→
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New Yorkers recount police brutality against protesters during first AG James hearing - amNewYork

Wednesday marked the first half of Attorney General Letitia James' online hearing on interactions between the police and civilians during the continuing

Read full article: New Yorkers recount police brutality aga...→
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Black Lives Matter Mural Painted Down Brooklyn Street

Black Lives Matter Mural Painted Down Brooklyn Street

State Attorney General Letitia James and community leaders joined artists to start the project Saturday.

Read full article: Black Lives Matter Mural Painted Down Br...→
  • #Letitia James
Catholic priests, Orthodox Jews sue Cuomo, de Blasio over reopening plan: ‘Blatant double-standard’

Catholic priests, Orthodox Jews sue Cuomo, de Blasio over reopening plan: ‘Blatant double-standard’

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Attorney General Letitia James, and NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio are being sued in federal court for using coronavirus restrictions as [...]

Read full article: Catholic priests, Orthodox Jews sue Cuom...→
Loretta Lynch to advise New York attorney general in probe of NYPD clashes with protesters

Loretta Lynch to advise New York attorney general in probe of NYPD clashes with protesters

New York Attorney General Letitia James will publish a report on the New York Police Department's conduct during the demonstrations in the coming weeks..

Read full article: Loretta Lynch to advise New York attorne...→
Letitia James investigates company skipping out on bulk PPE orders

Letitia James investigates company skipping out on bulk PPE orders

An Eerie County business is taking pricey bulk orders for coronavirus personal protective equipment it never delivers on, The New York Attorney General’s offic [...]

Read full article: Letitia James investigates company skipp...→
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AG Letitia James threatening legal action against President Trump if military deployed to quell protests - amNewYork

New York State Attorney General Letitia James has not been shy in trying to take President Donald Trump to court. And that sentiment did not change after

Read full article: AG Letitia James threatening legal actio...→
Cuomo Addresses George Floyd Protests, Saying Violence 'Dishonors Mr. Floyd's Death'

Cuomo Addresses George Floyd Protests, Saying Violence 'Dishonors Mr. Floyd's Death'

Cuomo said he's seen "a lot of disturbing video" about the protests, and that Attorney General Letitia James will be reviewing the entire weekend's protests. 

Read full article: Cuomo Addresses George Floyd Protests, S...→
NY AG Letitia James to run independent review of Friday Brooklyn protests: Cuomo

NY AG Letitia James to run independent review of Friday Brooklyn protests: Cuomo

New York's Attorney General will be in charge of an independent review of Friday night's protest in Brooklyn that saw around 200 people arrested and some of wh [...]

Read full article: NY AG Letitia James to run independent r...→

Attorney General James sues wholesaler who allegedly price gouged Queens grocers - amNewYork

BY JACOB KAYE New York State Attorney General Letitia James is suing a wholesale grocery company that allegedly sold over 46,000 cans of disinfectant

Read full article: Attorney General James sues wholesaler w...→

Op-ed | Pray with your feet during COVID-19 crisis in New York - amNewYork

BY LETITIA JAMES, REVEREND JACQUES DEGRAFF, RABBI PETER RUBINSTEIN AND MICHAEL SCHMIDT  When Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel was asked upon his return from

Read full article: Op-ed | Pray with your feet during COVID...→
NY AG urges NYPD to reform social-distancing enforcement to ensure equal treatment for black, Hispanic people

NY AG urges NYPD to reform social-distancing enforcement to ensure equal treatment for black, Hispanic people

State Attorney General Letitia James is calling on the New York Police Department (NYPD) to step up measures to bridge the gap between what seems to be a dispa [...]

Read full article: NY AG urges NYPD to reform social-distan...→
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Zoom Cuts Deal with New York AG to Close Inquiry into Security Lapses

Zoom Cuts Deal with New York AG to Close Inquiry into Security Lapses

Video-conferencing company Zoom has reportedly struck a deal with New York Attorney General Letitia James this week closing an inquiry into the app's security [...]

Read full article: Zoom Cuts Deal with New York AG to Close...→
  • #Letitia James
NY AG Orders New York Sports Club To Reimburse Members For Fees Charged During PAUSE

NY AG Orders New York Sports Club To Reimburse Members For Fees Charged During PAUSE

“This is putting money back in the pockets of New Yorkers who were being illegally charged for unusable gym memberships,” state Attorney General Letitia James [...]

Read full article: NY AG Orders New York Sports Club To Rei...→
  • #Letitia James
New York threatens lawsuit over Trump’s coronavirus immigration pause

New York threatens lawsuit over Trump’s coronavirus immigration pause

New York Attorney General Letitia James said Wednesday that she is “ready to take legal action” to try to stop President Trump’s new immigration pause, saying [...]

Read full article: New York threatens lawsuit over Trump’s ...→
State Attorney General Orders NYSC To Stop Charging Fees While Gyms Are Closed

State Attorney General Orders NYSC To Stop Charging Fees While Gyms Are Closed

"New Yorkers have enough to worry about and should not be forced to pay for services NYSC is no longer providing," New York Attorney General Letitia James said [...]

Read full article: State Attorney General Orders NYSC To St...→
  • #Letitia James
NY AG Letitia James warns medical transport companies to limit riders per trip

NY AG Letitia James warns medical transport companies to limit riders per trip

New York Attorney General Letitia James has demanded that 78 upstate medical transport companies stop taking multiple riders per trip in violation of state rul [...]

Read full article: NY AG Letitia James warns medical transp...→
  • #Letitia James
New York attorney general threatens Amazon with legal action after firing of worker who led strike over coronavirus precautions

New York attorney general threatens Amazon with legal action after firing of worker who led strike over coronavirus precautions

Letitia James criticized the termination of Chris Smalls at the Staten Island facility after a worker had tested positive for the virus.

Read full article: New York attorney general threatens Amaz...→
AG Letitia James demands end of sale of bogus coronavirus air purifiers

AG Letitia James demands end of sale of bogus coronavirus air purifiers

AllerAir Industries, Airpura Industries and Sylvane, Inc. all sell air purifiers ranging in price from $900 to $1,500 — which they allegedly claim can remove a [...]

Read full article: AG Letitia James demands end of sale of ...→
  • #Letitia James
NY Attorney General launches hotline for Asian Americans to report discrimination

NY Attorney General launches hotline for Asian Americans to report discrimination

“No one should live in fear for their life because of who they are, what they look like, or where they come from," Letitia James said.

Read full article: NY Attorney General launches hotline for...→
  • #Letitia James
NYPD Boss Testifies During NY AG's Hearing on Recent Interactions Between Cops, Public

NYPD Boss Testifies During NY AG's Hearing on Recent Interactions Between Cops, Public

New York City Police Department Commissioner Dermot Shea testified via teleconference in New York Attorney General Letitia James’ ongoing investigation into th [...]

Read full article: NYPD Boss Testifies During NY AG's Heari...→

AG James refutes NYPD's claim that they weren't invited to oversight hearing - amNewYork

Attorney General Letitia James refuted claims that the NYPD was not invited to speak during her two-day-long hearing on interactions between police and

Read full article: AG James refutes NYPD's claim that they ...→
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Watch: Day 2 of protesters detailing clashes with NYPD during in NY attorney general hearing

Watch: Day 2 of protesters detailing clashes with NYPD during in NY attorney general hearing

After dozens of protesters testified about their experiences with police during recent New York City marches and demonstrations, more continue to tell their st [...]

Read full article: Watch: Day 2 of protesters detailing cla...→
  • #Letitia James

Attorney General pens letters to Apple, Google urging them to protect consumer privacy on COVID-19 tracing apps - amNewYork

Attorney General Letitia James is calling on two major tech companies to protect consumer information and privacy as New Yorkers and Americans across the

Read full article: Attorney General pens letters to Apple, ...→
  • #Letitia James

Attorney general to hold public hearing on NYPD’s handling of George Floyd demonstrations - amNewYork

Attorney General Letitia James will hold an online public hearing to investigate the NYPD’s actions toward the public during the past few weeks of

Read full article: Attorney general to hold public hearing ...→
Loretta Lynch to Advise on NYPD Protest Response Probe

Loretta Lynch to Advise on NYPD Protest Response Probe

Former U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch would advise New York Attorney General Letitia James during the NYPD investigation.

Read full article: Loretta Lynch to Advise on NYPD Protest ...→

Former U.S. attorney general Loretta Lynch to help investigate NYPD actions during protests - amNewYork

State Attorney General Letitia James tapped former U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch as a special advisor to help investigate the NYPD's interactions

Read full article: Former U.S. attorney general Loretta Lyn...→
NY AG Letitia James threatens to sue Trump over military deployment

NY AG Letitia James threatens to sue Trump over military deployment

New York Attorney General Letitia James has threatened to sue President Trump for mobilizing military forces to states to quell riots and looting that have bro [...]

Read full article: NY AG Letitia James threatens to sue Tru...→
Cuomo pleads for calm after night of statewide protests; says

Cuomo pleads for calm after night of statewide protests; says "violence never works"

The New York governor repeated what he announced Saturday, that Attorney General Letitia James would be overseeing an investigation into police behavior.

Read full article: Cuomo pleads for calm after night of sta...→
AG Letitia James to probe NYPD clashes with George Floyd protesters: Cuomo

AG Letitia James to probe NYPD clashes with George Floyd protesters: Cuomo

Gov. Andrew Cuomo will ask State Attorney General Letitia James to investigate the NYPD’s conduct during Friday night’s “disturbing” clashes with protesters du [...]

Read full article: AG Letitia James to probe NYPD clashes w...→

Attorney General James to review NYPD actions at Brooklyn protest - amNewYork

State Attorney General Letitia James will lead a swift, independent investigation into the NYPD's actions while responding to Friday night's wild protest

Read full article: Attorney General James to review NYPD ac...→
Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for alleged coronavirus price gouging

Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for alleged coronavirus price gouging

“Quality King’s profiteering during this time of crisis is appalling,” said Attorney General Letitia James. “Instead of ensuring New Yorkers could protect them [...]

Read full article: Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for a...→
  • #Letitia James

NYPD cop arrested for allegedly shooting a Long Island man to death: AG - amNewYork

An off-duty NYPD cop was arrested for allegedly shooting and killing a Long Island man, New York Attorney General Letitia James announced Thursday.

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Letitia James calls out NYPD for ‘unequal’ social distancing enforcement of minorities

Letitia James calls out NYPD for ‘unequal’ social distancing enforcement of minorities

The New York Attorney General Letitia James said Wednesday that she is looking into reports that the NYPD is targeting minorities for aggressive enforcement of [...]

Read full article: Letitia James calls out NYPD for ‘unequa...→
  • #Letitia James
New York Attorney General condemns Trump's threat to withhold coronavirus aid from sanctuary states

New York Attorney General condemns Trump's threat to withhold coronavirus aid from sanctuary states

"This is just another attempt to again feed to his base," said New York Attorney General Letitia James.

Read full article: New York Attorney General condemns Trump...→

'This is a crisis situation': DOH and Attorney General to conduct nursing home probe - amNewYork

Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on Thursday that the New York State Health Department and Attorney General Letitia James will begin investigating nursing

Read full article: 'This is a crisis situation': DOH and At...→
NY AG James: New Yorkers' Stimulus Checks Will Be Protected From Debt Collectors

NY AG James: New Yorkers' Stimulus Checks Will Be Protected From Debt Collectors

State Attorney General Letitia James has ordered banks, creditors and debt collectors to keep their hands off the CARES stimulus checks.

Read full article: NY AG James: New Yorkers' Stimulus Check...→
  • #Letitia James

Attorney General demands New York Sports Club stop criminal charges - amNewYork

BY GRANT LANCASTER New York Attorney General Letitia James threatened the owners of the New York Sports Club with legal action if they do not stop

Read full article: Attorney General demands New York Sports...→
  • #Letitia James
Amazon fires walkout leader; AG calls for investigation

Amazon fires walkout leader; AG calls for investigation

New York Attorney General Letitia James is calling for an investigation of Amazon, after the online shopping giant fired an employee who staged a walkout in St [...]

Read full article: Amazon fires walkout leader; AG calls fo...→
  • #Letitia James
Coronavirus in New York: Letitia James leads fight to stop Texas abortion ban

Coronavirus in New York: Letitia James leads fight to stop Texas abortion ban

New York Attorney General Letitia James is leading a coalition to stop Texas from blocking abortions during the coronavirus pandemic, her office announced Frid [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus in New York: Letitia James l...→
  • #Letitia James
New York Asian man allegedly targeted in racist attack days after AG launches coronavirus hate crime hotline

New York Asian man allegedly targeted in racist attack days after AG launches coronavirus hate crime hotline

Victim spat on in Brooklyn subway station as New York Attorney General Letitia James condemns those using COVID-19 to be "racist, xenophobic, or biased."

Read full article: New York Asian man allegedly targeted in...→
  • #Letitia James
Coronavirus in NY: AG James orders Craigslist to pull ads for phony treatments

Coronavirus in NY: AG James orders Craigslist to pull ads for phony treatments

New York Attorney General Letitia James is taking aim at internet fraudsters looking to profit off the coronavirus pandemic — ordering Craigslist to take down [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus in NY: AG James orders Craig...→
  • #Letitia James
NYPD Chief: Didn't Violate Use-Of-Force Standards Driving Car Through Protesters

NYPD Chief: Didn't Violate Use-Of-Force Standards Driving Car Through Protesters

New York City Police Commissioner Dermot Shea announced that officers didn't violate the use-of-force standards when they drove their police cars into a group [...]

Read full article: NYPD Chief: Didn't Violate Use-Of-Force ...→
NYPD Boss Testifies During NY AG's Hearing on Recent Interactions Between Cops, Public

NYPD Boss Testifies During NY AG's Hearing on Recent Interactions Between Cops, Public

New York City Police Department Commissioner Dermot Shea testified via teleconference in New York Attorney General Letitia James’ ongoing investigation into th [...]

Read full article: NYPD Boss Testifies During NY AG's Heari...→
NYPD Commissioner Expected To Testify In AG Investigation Into Police Response To Protests

NYPD Commissioner Expected To Testify In AG Investigation Into Police Response To Protests

Attorney General Letitia James heard from 100 witnesses last week, including elected officials and community leaders.

Read full article: NYPD Commissioner Expected To Testify In...→
  • #Letitia James

AG James refutes NYPD's claim that they weren't invited to oversight hearing - amNewYork

Attorney General Letitia James refuted claims that the NYPD was not invited to speak during her two-day-long hearing on interactions between police and

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State AG claims NYPD lied about not being invited to oversight hearing

State AG claims NYPD lied about not being invited to oversight hearing

New York Attorney General Letitia James admonished the NYPD’s top brass Thursday for ignoring multiple invitations to speak at a hearing on police encounters d [...]

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Watch: Day 2 of protesters detailing clashes with NYPD during in NY attorney general hearing

Watch: Day 2 of protesters detailing clashes with NYPD during in NY attorney general hearing

After dozens of protesters testified about their experiences with police during recent New York City marches and demonstrations, more continue to tell their st [...]

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New Yorkers recount police brutality against protesters during first AG James hearing - amNewYork

Wednesday marked the first half of Attorney General Letitia James' online hearing on interactions between the police and civilians during the continuing

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Attorney General pens letters to Apple, Google urging them to protect consumer privacy on COVID-19 tracing apps - amNewYork

Attorney General Letitia James is calling on two major tech companies to protect consumer information and privacy as New Yorkers and Americans across the

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Black Lives Matter Mural Painted Down Brooklyn Street

Black Lives Matter Mural Painted Down Brooklyn Street

State Attorney General Letitia James and community leaders joined artists to start the project Saturday.

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Attorney general to hold public hearing on NYPD’s handling of George Floyd demonstrations - amNewYork

Attorney General Letitia James will hold an online public hearing to investigate the NYPD’s actions toward the public during the past few weeks of

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Catholic priests, Orthodox Jews sue Cuomo, de Blasio over reopening plan: ‘Blatant double-standard’

Catholic priests, Orthodox Jews sue Cuomo, de Blasio over reopening plan: ‘Blatant double-standard’

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Attorney General Letitia James, and NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio are being sued in federal court for using coronavirus restrictions as [...]

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Loretta Lynch to Advise on NYPD Protest Response Probe

Loretta Lynch to Advise on NYPD Protest Response Probe

Former U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch would advise New York Attorney General Letitia James during the NYPD investigation.

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Loretta Lynch to advise New York attorney general in probe of NYPD clashes with protesters

Loretta Lynch to advise New York attorney general in probe of NYPD clashes with protesters

New York Attorney General Letitia James will publish a report on the New York Police Department's conduct during the demonstrations in the coming weeks..

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Former U.S. attorney general Loretta Lynch to help investigate NYPD actions during protests - amNewYork

State Attorney General Letitia James tapped former U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch as a special advisor to help investigate the NYPD's interactions

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Letitia James investigates company skipping out on bulk PPE orders

Letitia James investigates company skipping out on bulk PPE orders

An Eerie County business is taking pricey bulk orders for coronavirus personal protective equipment it never delivers on, The New York Attorney General’s offic [...]

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NY AG Letitia James threatens to sue Trump over military deployment

NY AG Letitia James threatens to sue Trump over military deployment

New York Attorney General Letitia James has threatened to sue President Trump for mobilizing military forces to states to quell riots and looting that have bro [...]

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AG Letitia James threatening legal action against President Trump if military deployed to quell protests - amNewYork

New York State Attorney General Letitia James has not been shy in trying to take President Donald Trump to court. And that sentiment did not change after

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Cuomo pleads for calm after night of statewide protests; says

Cuomo pleads for calm after night of statewide protests; says "violence never works"

The New York governor repeated what he announced Saturday, that Attorney General Letitia James would be overseeing an investigation into police behavior.

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Cuomo Addresses George Floyd Protests, Saying Violence 'Dishonors Mr. Floyd's Death'

Cuomo Addresses George Floyd Protests, Saying Violence 'Dishonors Mr. Floyd's Death'

Cuomo said he's seen "a lot of disturbing video" about the protests, and that Attorney General Letitia James will be reviewing the entire weekend's protests. 

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AG Letitia James to probe NYPD clashes with George Floyd protesters: Cuomo

AG Letitia James to probe NYPD clashes with George Floyd protesters: Cuomo

Gov. Andrew Cuomo will ask State Attorney General Letitia James to investigate the NYPD’s conduct during Friday night’s “disturbing” clashes with protesters du [...]

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NY AG Letitia James to run independent review of Friday Brooklyn protests: Cuomo

NY AG Letitia James to run independent review of Friday Brooklyn protests: Cuomo

New York's Attorney General will be in charge of an independent review of Friday night's protest in Brooklyn that saw around 200 people arrested and some of wh [...]

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Attorney General James to review NYPD actions at Brooklyn protest - amNewYork

State Attorney General Letitia James will lead a swift, independent investigation into the NYPD's actions while responding to Friday night's wild protest

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Attorney General James sues wholesaler who allegedly price gouged Queens grocers - amNewYork

BY JACOB KAYE New York State Attorney General Letitia James is suing a wholesale grocery company that allegedly sold over 46,000 cans of disinfectant

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Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for alleged coronavirus price gouging

Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for alleged coronavirus price gouging

“Quality King’s profiteering during this time of crisis is appalling,” said Attorney General Letitia James. “Instead of ensuring New Yorkers could protect them [...]

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Op-ed | Pray with your feet during COVID-19 crisis in New York - amNewYork

BY LETITIA JAMES, REVEREND JACQUES DEGRAFF, RABBI PETER RUBINSTEIN AND MICHAEL SCHMIDT  When Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel was asked upon his return from

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NYPD cop arrested for allegedly shooting a Long Island man to death: AG - amNewYork

An off-duty NYPD cop was arrested for allegedly shooting and killing a Long Island man, New York Attorney General Letitia James announced Thursday.

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NY AG urges NYPD to reform social-distancing enforcement to ensure equal treatment for black, Hispanic people

NY AG urges NYPD to reform social-distancing enforcement to ensure equal treatment for black, Hispanic people

State Attorney General Letitia James is calling on the New York Police Department (NYPD) to step up measures to bridge the gap between what seems to be a dispa [...]

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Letitia James calls out NYPD for ‘unequal’ social distancing enforcement of minorities

Letitia James calls out NYPD for ‘unequal’ social distancing enforcement of minorities

The New York Attorney General Letitia James said Wednesday that she is looking into reports that the NYPD is targeting minorities for aggressive enforcement of [...]

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Zoom Cuts Deal with New York AG to Close Inquiry into Security Lapses

Zoom Cuts Deal with New York AG to Close Inquiry into Security Lapses

Video-conferencing company Zoom has reportedly struck a deal with New York Attorney General Letitia James this week closing an inquiry into the app's security [...]

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New York Attorney General condemns Trump's threat to withhold coronavirus aid from sanctuary states

New York Attorney General condemns Trump's threat to withhold coronavirus aid from sanctuary states

"This is just another attempt to again feed to his base," said New York Attorney General Letitia James.

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NY AG Orders New York Sports Club To Reimburse Members For Fees Charged During PAUSE

NY AG Orders New York Sports Club To Reimburse Members For Fees Charged During PAUSE

“This is putting money back in the pockets of New Yorkers who were being illegally charged for unusable gym memberships,” state Attorney General Letitia James [...]

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'This is a crisis situation': DOH and Attorney General to conduct nursing home probe - amNewYork

Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on Thursday that the New York State Health Department and Attorney General Letitia James will begin investigating nursing

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New York threatens lawsuit over Trump’s coronavirus immigration pause

New York threatens lawsuit over Trump’s coronavirus immigration pause

New York Attorney General Letitia James said Wednesday that she is “ready to take legal action” to try to stop President Trump’s new immigration pause, saying [...]

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NY AG James: New Yorkers' Stimulus Checks Will Be Protected From Debt Collectors

NY AG James: New Yorkers' Stimulus Checks Will Be Protected From Debt Collectors

State Attorney General Letitia James has ordered banks, creditors and debt collectors to keep their hands off the CARES stimulus checks.

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State Attorney General Orders NYSC To Stop Charging Fees While Gyms Are Closed

State Attorney General Orders NYSC To Stop Charging Fees While Gyms Are Closed

"New Yorkers have enough to worry about and should not be forced to pay for services NYSC is no longer providing," New York Attorney General Letitia James said [...]

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Attorney General demands New York Sports Club stop criminal charges - amNewYork

BY GRANT LANCASTER New York Attorney General Letitia James threatened the owners of the New York Sports Club with legal action if they do not stop

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NY AG Letitia James warns medical transport companies to limit riders per trip

NY AG Letitia James warns medical transport companies to limit riders per trip

New York Attorney General Letitia James has demanded that 78 upstate medical transport companies stop taking multiple riders per trip in violation of state rul [...]

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Amazon fires walkout leader; AG calls for investigation

Amazon fires walkout leader; AG calls for investigation

New York Attorney General Letitia James is calling for an investigation of Amazon, after the online shopping giant fired an employee who staged a walkout in St [...]

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New York attorney general threatens Amazon with legal action after firing of worker who led strike over coronavirus precautions

New York attorney general threatens Amazon with legal action after firing of worker who led strike over coronavirus precautions

Letitia James criticized the termination of Chris Smalls at the Staten Island facility after a worker had tested positive for the virus.

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Coronavirus in New York: Letitia James leads fight to stop Texas abortion ban

Coronavirus in New York: Letitia James leads fight to stop Texas abortion ban

New York Attorney General Letitia James is leading a coalition to stop Texas from blocking abortions during the coronavirus pandemic, her office announced Frid [...]

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AG Letitia James demands end of sale of bogus coronavirus air purifiers

AG Letitia James demands end of sale of bogus coronavirus air purifiers

AllerAir Industries, Airpura Industries and Sylvane, Inc. all sell air purifiers ranging in price from $900 to $1,500 — which they allegedly claim can remove a [...]

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New York Asian man allegedly targeted in racist attack days after AG launches coronavirus hate crime hotline

New York Asian man allegedly targeted in racist attack days after AG launches coronavirus hate crime hotline

Victim spat on in Brooklyn subway station as New York Attorney General Letitia James condemns those using COVID-19 to be "racist, xenophobic, or biased."

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NY Attorney General launches hotline for Asian Americans to report discrimination

NY Attorney General launches hotline for Asian Americans to report discrimination

“No one should live in fear for their life because of who they are, what they look like, or where they come from," Letitia James said.

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Coronavirus in NY: AG James orders Craigslist to pull ads for phony treatments

Coronavirus in NY: AG James orders Craigslist to pull ads for phony treatments

New York Attorney General Letitia James is taking aim at internet fraudsters looking to profit off the coronavirus pandemic — ordering Craigslist to take down [...]

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