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Georgia governor praises attorney general for requesting DOJ to probe handling of Ahmaud Arbery case

Georgia governor praises attorney general for requesting DOJ to probe handling of Ahmaud Arbery case

Attorney General Chris Carr on Sunday requested the DOJ to conduct the investigation surrounding the shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery. Read full article: Georgia governor praises attorney genera...→

Georgia governor praises attorney general for requesting DOJ to probe handling of Ahmaud Arbery case

Georgia governor praises attorney general for requesting DOJ to probe handling of Ahmaud Arbery case

Attorney General Chris Carr on Sunday requested the DOJ to conduct the investigation surrounding the shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery. Read full article: Georgia governor praises attorney genera...→

DOJ intervenes in case challenging Illinois coronavirus restrictions, says governor went too far

DOJ intervenes in case challenging Illinois coronavirus restrictions, says governor went too far

The Department of Justice on Friday intervened in an Illinois case that has the potential to invalidate the state’s stay-at-home order implemented by Democrati [...] Read full article: DOJ intervenes in case challenging Illin...→

Thousands of Georgia teens given licenses without road test during coronavirus crisis must take one after all, governor says

Thousands of Georgia teens given licenses without road test during coronavirus crisis must take one after all, governor says

The thousands of Georgia teens given their driver’s licenses without taking a road test during the coronavirus pandemic will have to take one after all, the go [...] Read full article: Thousands of Georgia teens given license...→

Georgia attorney general names new prosecutor in Ahmaud Arbery case

Georgia attorney general names new prosecutor in Ahmaud Arbery case

Cobb County District Attorney Joyette Holmes will now prosecute the fatal shooting of the 25-year-old, according to attorney Lee Merrit. Read full article: Georgia attorney general names new prose...→

Maryland attorney general defends governor’s COVID-19 orders | WTOP

Maryland’s Democratic attorney general is defending Republican Gov. Larry Hogan’s executive orders to combat the coronavirus pandemic in a federal court filing [...] Read full article: Maryland attorney general defends govern...→

Georgia governor calls shooting video 'absolutely horrific'

Georgia governor calls shooting video 'absolutely horrific'

Georgia's governor describes as 'œabsolutely horrific' a cellphone video that appears to show a white father and son fatally shooting a black man on a residen [...] Read full article: Georgia governor calls shooting video 'a...→

New York attorney general looking into sexual harassment concerns at NBC News

New York attorney general looking into sexual harassment concerns at NBC News

The initial inquiry, which is being conducted by the office’s Civil Division, is in a fact-finding stage after the women raised their concerns publicly. Read full article: New York attorney general looking into s...→

William Barr, attorney general: ‘It’s time to start rollin

William Barr, attorney general: ‘It’s time to start rollin

TOP STORIES California county defies Gavin Newsom, reopens Calif. Gov. Newsom releases list of approved outdoor activities: 'Wash the car,' 'watch the sunrise' [...] Read full article: William Barr, attorney general: ‘It’s ti...→

Georgia mock 'funeral' protests governor reopening businesses during coronavirus outbreak

Georgia mock 'funeral' protests governor reopening businesses during coronavirus outbreak

A group of Atlanta residents staged a mock funeral procession on Thursday to protest Georgia's plan to reopen the state, amid the novel coronavirus outbreak.  Read full article: Georgia mock 'funeral' protests governor...→

Georgia governor stands by decision to ease restrictions despite split from Trump

Georgia governor stands by decision to ease restrictions despite split from Trump

Governor Brian Kemp said the decision to allow some businesses to reopen is "driven by data and guided by state public health officials." Read full article: Georgia governor stands by decision to e...→

New challenger takes on Indiana attorney general for GOP nod

New challenger takes on Indiana attorney general for GOP nod

A southern Indiana prosecutor has launched a new challenge to embattled state Attorney General Curtis Hill's campaign seeking the Republican nomination for ano [...] Read full article: New challenger takes on Indiana attorney...→

Weld County GOP election fraud complaints go to Colorado attorney general

Weld County GOP election fraud complaints go to Colorado attorney general

Allegations of election fraud and corruption made against several Weld County Republicans, including an aide to U.S. Rep. Ken Buck, have been referred to the C [...] Read full article: Weld County GOP election fraud complaint...→

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Sends Warning To Dallas County About 'Unlawful Restrictions'

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Sends Warning To Dallas County About 'Unlawful Restrictions'

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has sent a stern warning to Dallas County about "unconstitutional and unlawful restrictions" that he says conflict with the g [...] Read full article: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Sends ...→

Georgia attorney general to look into how Ahmaud Arbery case was handled

Georgia attorney general to look into how Ahmaud Arbery case was handled "from the outset"

May 11, 2020 / 6:29 AM / CBS News... Vic Reynolds, Director of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI), said at a press conference Friday that his agency was [...] Read full article: Georgia attorney general to look into ho...→

Trump Praises Texas Governor as States Roll Back Limits

Trump Praises Texas Governor as States Roll Back Limits

President Donald Trump praised another Republican governor for rolling back state coronavirus restrictions despite failing to meet the administration's recomme [...] Read full article: Trump Praises Texas Governor as States R...→

11 state attorneys general call for U.S. DOJ investigation into suspected price fixing by meat packers in cattle industry

11 state attorneys general call for U.S. DOJ investigation into suspected price fixing by meat packers in cattle industry

The letter echoed claims that have been circulating for years, which accuse the United States' top four meat processing companies of manipulating market prices [...] Read full article: 11 state attorneys general call for U.S....→

NY attorney general looking into sex-harassment claims at NBC News, reporter says

NY attorney general looking into sex-harassment claims at NBC News, reporter says

The New York Attorney General's office is looking into NBC News over reported claims of sexual harassment there, investigative journalist Rich McHugh revealed [...] Read full article: NY attorney general looking into sex-har...→

Attorney general makes Twitter debut with #AskAG Barr

Attorney general makes Twitter debut with #AskAG Barr

The vast majority of questions were not on the declared topic of Justice Department initiatives during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Attorney general makes Twitter debut wit...→

Georgia Governor Lifts Shelter-in-Place Order for Most

Georgia Governor Lifts Shelter-in-Place Order for Most

Brian Kemp announced Thursday that the state's shelter-in-place order would be lifted for most residents at 11:59 p.m. Thursday. Read full article: Georgia Governor Lifts Shelter-in-Place ...→

Investigation: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Helped Donor Fight Coronavirus Lockout

Investigation: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Helped Donor Fight Coronavirus Lockout

When a county in the Colorado mountains banished everyone but locals to prevent the spread of COVID-19, an unlikely outsider raised a fuss: Texas Attorney Gene [...] Read full article: Investigation: Texas Attorney General Ke...→

Attorney General Barr tells prosecutors to look for unconstitutional virus rules, appoints Detroit based US attorney to oversee

Attorney General Barr tells prosecutors to look for unconstitutional virus rules, appoints Detroit based US attorney to oversee

Attorney General William Barr has directed federal prosecutors across the country to “be on the lookout” for state and local coronavirus-related restrictions t [...] Read full article: Attorney General Barr tells prosecutors ...→

Texas attorney general calls coronavirus restrictions

Texas attorney general calls coronavirus restrictions "orwellian," says cities and counties can't overrule governor

"Unfortunately, a few Texas counties and cities seem to have confused recommendations with requirements and have grossly exceeded state law to impose their own [...] Read full article: Texas attorney general calls coronavirus...→

Attorney General Barr says what Michael Flynn did

Attorney General Barr says what Michael Flynn did "was not a crime"

Attorney General William Barr, in an exclusive interview with CBS News' Catherine Herridge, explains the decision to move to dismiss charges against former Nat [...] Read full article: Attorney General Barr says what Michael ...→

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Calls For 'Immediate Release' Of Jailed Dallas Salon Owner Shelley Luther

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has called for the "immediate release" of a Dallas salon owner who was arrested and sent to jail for opening her business in [...] Read full article: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Calls ...→

Georgia District Attorney vows to bring shooting of unarmed black man to grand jury

Georgia District Attorney vows to bring shooting of unarmed black man to grand jury

Ahmaud Arbery was gunned down on Feb. 23 in Brunswick, by neighbors who claimed they thought he was a burglar. His family says he was just jogging. Read full article: Georgia District Attorney vows to bring ...→

Trump to tap DOJ lawyer as ODNI general counsel

Trump to tap DOJ lawyer as ODNI general counsel

Patrick Hovakimian, the chief of staff to Deputy Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen, will serve as the intelligence community's top lawyer. Read full article: Trump to tap DOJ lawyer as ODNI general ...→

Why Georgia Governor Brian Kemp loves playing dumb | Opinion

Why Georgia Governor Brian Kemp loves playing dumb | Opinion

As a clinical psychiatrist and psychoanalyst, I'm often faced with untangling this question: Are people honestly unknowing—or pretending not to know? Read full article: Why Georgia Governor Brian Kemp loves pl...→

Texas Attorney General Helped Donor Fight Virus Lockout

Texas Attorney General Helped Donor Fight Virus Lockout

When a small county in the Colorado mountains banished everyone but locals to blunt the spread of the coronavirus, an unlikely outsider raised a fuss: Texas At [...] Read full article: Texas Attorney General Helped Donor Figh...→

Attorney General Dana Nessel’s Flint water ‘wall’ dividing criminal and civil cases may have some cracks

Attorney General Dana Nessel’s Flint water ‘wall’ dividing criminal and civil cases may have some cracks

Nessel’s communications director Kelly Rossman-McKinney previously consulted for two Snyder-appointed Flint water criminal defendants — and publicly and financ [...] Read full article: Attorney General Dana Nessel’s Flint wat...→

Georgia Governor Moves to Reopen State Against Donald Trump's Advice

Georgia Governor Moves to Reopen State Against Donald Trump's Advice

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp said Wednesday he would move forward on allowing more businesses to reopen in his state. Read full article: Georgia Governor Moves to Reopen State A...→

Mississippi Attorney General to Sue China over Coronavirus

Mississippi Attorney General to Sue China over Coronavirus

Mississippi's attorney general announced that she is suing China for the deaths, illnesses, and economic losses caused by the coronavirus. Read full article: Mississippi Attorney General to Sue Chin...→

Attorney General Barr, DOJ may target states over coronavirus shutdowns

Attorney General Barr, DOJ may target states over coronavirus shutdowns

The Justice Department could take legal action against governors who maintain tough rules over coronavirus that Attorney General William Barr said infringe on [...] Read full article: Attorney General Barr, DOJ may target st...→

DOJ intervenes in case challenging Illinois coronavirus restrictions, says governor went too far

DOJ intervenes in case challenging Illinois coronavirus restrictions, says governor went too far

The Department of Justice on Friday intervened in an Illinois case that has the potential to invalidate the state’s stay-at-home order implemented by Democrati [...] Read full article: DOJ intervenes in case challenging Illin...→

Texas attorney general calls coronavirus restrictions

Texas attorney general calls coronavirus restrictions "orwellian," says cities and counties can't overrule governor

"Unfortunately, a few Texas counties and cities seem to have confused recommendations with requirements and have grossly exceeded state law to impose their own [...] Read full article: Texas attorney general calls coronavirus...→

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Sends Warning To Dallas County About 'Unlawful Restrictions'

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Sends Warning To Dallas County About 'Unlawful Restrictions'

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has sent a stern warning to Dallas County about "unconstitutional and unlawful restrictions" that he says conflict with the g [...] Read full article: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Sends ...→

Georgia attorney general names new prosecutor in Ahmaud Arbery case

Georgia attorney general names new prosecutor in Ahmaud Arbery case

Cobb County District Attorney Joyette Holmes will now prosecute the fatal shooting of the 25-year-old, according to attorney Lee Merrit. Read full article: Georgia attorney general names new prose...→

Georgia governor calls shooting video 'absolutely horrific'

Georgia governor calls shooting video 'absolutely horrific'

Georgia's governor describes as 'œabsolutely horrific' a cellphone video that appears to show a white father and son fatally shooting a black man on a residen [...] Read full article: Georgia governor calls shooting video 'a...→

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Calls For 'Immediate Release' Of Jailed Dallas Salon Owner Shelley Luther

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has called for the "immediate release" of a Dallas salon owner who was arrested and sent to jail for opening her business in [...] Read full article: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Calls ...→

11 state attorneys general call for U.S. DOJ investigation into suspected price fixing by meat packers in cattle industry

11 state attorneys general call for U.S. DOJ investigation into suspected price fixing by meat packers in cattle industry

The letter echoed claims that have been circulating for years, which accuse the United States' top four meat processing companies of manipulating market prices [...] Read full article: 11 state attorneys general call for U.S....→

Trump to tap DOJ lawyer as ODNI general counsel

Trump to tap DOJ lawyer as ODNI general counsel

Patrick Hovakimian, the chief of staff to Deputy Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen, will serve as the intelligence community's top lawyer. Read full article: Trump to tap DOJ lawyer as ODNI general ...→

Attorney general makes Twitter debut with #AskAG Barr

Attorney general makes Twitter debut with #AskAG Barr

The vast majority of questions were not on the declared topic of Justice Department initiatives during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Attorney general makes Twitter debut wit...→

Georgia mock 'funeral' protests governor reopening businesses during coronavirus outbreak

Georgia mock 'funeral' protests governor reopening businesses during coronavirus outbreak

A group of Atlanta residents staged a mock funeral procession on Thursday to protest Georgia's plan to reopen the state, amid the novel coronavirus outbreak.  Read full article: Georgia mock 'funeral' protests governor...→

Texas Attorney General Helped Donor Fight Virus Lockout

Texas Attorney General Helped Donor Fight Virus Lockout

When a small county in the Colorado mountains banished everyone but locals to blunt the spread of the coronavirus, an unlikely outsider raised a fuss: Texas At [...] Read full article: Texas Attorney General Helped Donor Figh...→

Investigation: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Helped Donor Fight Coronavirus Lockout

Investigation: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Helped Donor Fight Coronavirus Lockout

When a county in the Colorado mountains banished everyone but locals to prevent the spread of COVID-19, an unlikely outsider raised a fuss: Texas Attorney Gene [...] Read full article: Investigation: Texas Attorney General Ke...→

Georgia governor stands by decision to ease restrictions despite split from Trump

Georgia governor stands by decision to ease restrictions despite split from Trump

Governor Brian Kemp said the decision to allow some businesses to reopen is "driven by data and guided by state public health officials." Read full article: Georgia governor stands by decision to e...→

Mississippi Attorney General to Sue China over Coronavirus

Mississippi Attorney General to Sue China over Coronavirus

Mississippi's attorney general announced that she is suing China for the deaths, illnesses, and economic losses caused by the coronavirus. Read full article: Mississippi Attorney General to Sue Chin...→

Weld County GOP election fraud complaints go to Colorado attorney general

Weld County GOP election fraud complaints go to Colorado attorney general

Allegations of election fraud and corruption made against several Weld County Republicans, including an aide to U.S. Rep. Ken Buck, have been referred to the C [...] Read full article: Weld County GOP election fraud complaint...→

Thousands of Georgia teens given licenses without road test during coronavirus crisis must take one after all, governor says

Thousands of Georgia teens given licenses without road test during coronavirus crisis must take one after all, governor says

The thousands of Georgia teens given their driver’s licenses without taking a road test during the coronavirus pandemic will have to take one after all, the go [...] Read full article: Thousands of Georgia teens given license...→

Georgia attorney general to look into how Ahmaud Arbery case was handled

Georgia attorney general to look into how Ahmaud Arbery case was handled "from the outset"

May 11, 2020 / 6:29 AM / CBS News... Vic Reynolds, Director of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI), said at a press conference Friday that his agency was [...] Read full article: Georgia attorney general to look into ho...→

Maryland attorney general defends governor’s COVID-19 orders | WTOP

Maryland’s Democratic attorney general is defending Republican Gov. Larry Hogan’s executive orders to combat the coronavirus pandemic in a federal court filing [...] Read full article: Maryland attorney general defends govern...→

Attorney General Barr says what Michael Flynn did

Attorney General Barr says what Michael Flynn did "was not a crime"

Attorney General William Barr, in an exclusive interview with CBS News' Catherine Herridge, explains the decision to move to dismiss charges against former Nat [...] Read full article: Attorney General Barr says what Michael ...→

Trump Praises Texas Governor as States Roll Back Limits

Trump Praises Texas Governor as States Roll Back Limits

President Donald Trump praised another Republican governor for rolling back state coronavirus restrictions despite failing to meet the administration's recomme [...] Read full article: Trump Praises Texas Governor as States R...→

New York attorney general looking into sexual harassment concerns at NBC News

New York attorney general looking into sexual harassment concerns at NBC News

The initial inquiry, which is being conducted by the office’s Civil Division, is in a fact-finding stage after the women raised their concerns publicly. Read full article: New York attorney general looking into s...→

Georgia District Attorney vows to bring shooting of unarmed black man to grand jury

Georgia District Attorney vows to bring shooting of unarmed black man to grand jury

Ahmaud Arbery was gunned down on Feb. 23 in Brunswick, by neighbors who claimed they thought he was a burglar. His family says he was just jogging. Read full article: Georgia District Attorney vows to bring ...→

NY attorney general looking into sex-harassment claims at NBC News, reporter says

NY attorney general looking into sex-harassment claims at NBC News, reporter says

The New York Attorney General's office is looking into NBC News over reported claims of sexual harassment there, investigative journalist Rich McHugh revealed [...] Read full article: NY attorney general looking into sex-har...→

William Barr, attorney general: ‘It’s time to start rollin

William Barr, attorney general: ‘It’s time to start rollin

TOP STORIES California county defies Gavin Newsom, reopens Calif. Gov. Newsom releases list of approved outdoor activities: 'Wash the car,' 'watch the sunrise' [...] Read full article: William Barr, attorney general: ‘It’s ti...→

Why Georgia Governor Brian Kemp loves playing dumb | Opinion

Why Georgia Governor Brian Kemp loves playing dumb | Opinion

As a clinical psychiatrist and psychoanalyst, I'm often faced with untangling this question: Are people honestly unknowing—or pretending not to know? Read full article: Why Georgia Governor Brian Kemp loves pl...→

Georgia Governor Lifts Shelter-in-Place Order for Most

Georgia Governor Lifts Shelter-in-Place Order for Most

Brian Kemp announced Thursday that the state's shelter-in-place order would be lifted for most residents at 11:59 p.m. Thursday. Read full article: Georgia Governor Lifts Shelter-in-Place ...→

Attorney General Dana Nessel’s Flint water ‘wall’ dividing criminal and civil cases may have some cracks

Attorney General Dana Nessel’s Flint water ‘wall’ dividing criminal and civil cases may have some cracks

Nessel’s communications director Kelly Rossman-McKinney previously consulted for two Snyder-appointed Flint water criminal defendants — and publicly and financ [...] Read full article: Attorney General Dana Nessel’s Flint wat...→

Attorney General Barr tells prosecutors to look for unconstitutional virus rules, appoints Detroit based US attorney to oversee

Attorney General Barr tells prosecutors to look for unconstitutional virus rules, appoints Detroit based US attorney to oversee

Attorney General William Barr has directed federal prosecutors across the country to “be on the lookout” for state and local coronavirus-related restrictions t [...] Read full article: Attorney General Barr tells prosecutors ...→

Georgia Governor Moves to Reopen State Against Donald Trump's Advice

Georgia Governor Moves to Reopen State Against Donald Trump's Advice

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp said Wednesday he would move forward on allowing more businesses to reopen in his state. Read full article: Georgia Governor Moves to Reopen State A...→

Attorney General Barr, DOJ may target states over coronavirus shutdowns

Attorney General Barr, DOJ may target states over coronavirus shutdowns

The Justice Department could take legal action against governors who maintain tough rules over coronavirus that Attorney General William Barr said infringe on [...] Read full article: Attorney General Barr, DOJ may target st...→

New challenger takes on Indiana attorney general for GOP nod

New challenger takes on Indiana attorney general for GOP nod

A southern Indiana prosecutor has launched a new challenge to embattled state Attorney General Curtis Hill's campaign seeking the Republican nomination for ano [...] Read full article: New challenger takes on Indiana attorney...→

DOJ intervenes in case challenging Illinois coronavirus restrictions, says governor went too far

DOJ intervenes in case challenging Illinois coronavirus restrictions, says governor went too far

The Department of Justice on Friday intervened in an Illinois case that has the potential to invalidate the state’s stay-at-home order implemented by Democrati [...] Read full article: DOJ intervenes in case challenging Illin...→

Weld County GOP election fraud complaints go to Colorado attorney general

Weld County GOP election fraud complaints go to Colorado attorney general

Allegations of election fraud and corruption made against several Weld County Republicans, including an aide to U.S. Rep. Ken Buck, have been referred to the C [...] Read full article: Weld County GOP election fraud complaint...→

Texas attorney general calls coronavirus restrictions

Texas attorney general calls coronavirus restrictions "orwellian," says cities and counties can't overrule governor

"Unfortunately, a few Texas counties and cities seem to have confused recommendations with requirements and have grossly exceeded state law to impose their own [...] Read full article: Texas attorney general calls coronavirus...→

Thousands of Georgia teens given licenses without road test during coronavirus crisis must take one after all, governor says

Thousands of Georgia teens given licenses without road test during coronavirus crisis must take one after all, governor says

The thousands of Georgia teens given their driver’s licenses without taking a road test during the coronavirus pandemic will have to take one after all, the go [...] Read full article: Thousands of Georgia teens given license...→

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Sends Warning To Dallas County About 'Unlawful Restrictions'

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Sends Warning To Dallas County About 'Unlawful Restrictions'

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has sent a stern warning to Dallas County about "unconstitutional and unlawful restrictions" that he says conflict with the g [...] Read full article: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Sends ...→

Georgia attorney general names new prosecutor in Ahmaud Arbery case

Georgia attorney general names new prosecutor in Ahmaud Arbery case

Cobb County District Attorney Joyette Holmes will now prosecute the fatal shooting of the 25-year-old, according to attorney Lee Merrit. Read full article: Georgia attorney general names new prose...→

Georgia attorney general to look into how Ahmaud Arbery case was handled

Georgia attorney general to look into how Ahmaud Arbery case was handled "from the outset"

May 11, 2020 / 6:29 AM / CBS News... Vic Reynolds, Director of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI), said at a press conference Friday that his agency was [...] Read full article: Georgia attorney general to look into ho...→

Maryland attorney general defends governor’s COVID-19 orders | WTOP

Maryland’s Democratic attorney general is defending Republican Gov. Larry Hogan’s executive orders to combat the coronavirus pandemic in a federal court filing [...] Read full article: Maryland attorney general defends govern...→

Attorney General Barr says what Michael Flynn did

Attorney General Barr says what Michael Flynn did "was not a crime"

Attorney General William Barr, in an exclusive interview with CBS News' Catherine Herridge, explains the decision to move to dismiss charges against former Nat [...] Read full article: Attorney General Barr says what Michael ...→

Georgia governor calls shooting video 'absolutely horrific'

Georgia governor calls shooting video 'absolutely horrific'

Georgia's governor describes as 'œabsolutely horrific' a cellphone video that appears to show a white father and son fatally shooting a black man on a residen [...] Read full article: Georgia governor calls shooting video 'a...→

Trump Praises Texas Governor as States Roll Back Limits

Trump Praises Texas Governor as States Roll Back Limits

President Donald Trump praised another Republican governor for rolling back state coronavirus restrictions despite failing to meet the administration's recomme [...] Read full article: Trump Praises Texas Governor as States R...→

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Calls For 'Immediate Release' Of Jailed Dallas Salon Owner Shelley Luther

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has called for the "immediate release" of a Dallas salon owner who was arrested and sent to jail for opening her business in [...] Read full article: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Calls ...→

New York attorney general looking into sexual harassment concerns at NBC News

New York attorney general looking into sexual harassment concerns at NBC News

The initial inquiry, which is being conducted by the office’s Civil Division, is in a fact-finding stage after the women raised their concerns publicly. Read full article: New York attorney general looking into s...→

11 state attorneys general call for U.S. DOJ investigation into suspected price fixing by meat packers in cattle industry

11 state attorneys general call for U.S. DOJ investigation into suspected price fixing by meat packers in cattle industry

The letter echoed claims that have been circulating for years, which accuse the United States' top four meat processing companies of manipulating market prices [...] Read full article: 11 state attorneys general call for U.S....→

Georgia District Attorney vows to bring shooting of unarmed black man to grand jury

Georgia District Attorney vows to bring shooting of unarmed black man to grand jury

Ahmaud Arbery was gunned down on Feb. 23 in Brunswick, by neighbors who claimed they thought he was a burglar. His family says he was just jogging. Read full article: Georgia District Attorney vows to bring ...→

NY attorney general looking into sex-harassment claims at NBC News, reporter says

NY attorney general looking into sex-harassment claims at NBC News, reporter says

The New York Attorney General's office is looking into NBC News over reported claims of sexual harassment there, investigative journalist Rich McHugh revealed [...] Read full article: NY attorney general looking into sex-har...→

Trump to tap DOJ lawyer as ODNI general counsel

Trump to tap DOJ lawyer as ODNI general counsel

Patrick Hovakimian, the chief of staff to Deputy Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen, will serve as the intelligence community's top lawyer. Read full article: Trump to tap DOJ lawyer as ODNI general ...→

William Barr, attorney general: ‘It’s time to start rollin

William Barr, attorney general: ‘It’s time to start rollin

TOP STORIES California county defies Gavin Newsom, reopens Calif. Gov. Newsom releases list of approved outdoor activities: 'Wash the car,' 'watch the sunrise' [...] Read full article: William Barr, attorney general: ‘It’s ti...→

Attorney general makes Twitter debut with #AskAG Barr

Attorney general makes Twitter debut with #AskAG Barr

The vast majority of questions were not on the declared topic of Justice Department initiatives during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Attorney general makes Twitter debut wit...→

Why Georgia Governor Brian Kemp loves playing dumb | Opinion

Why Georgia Governor Brian Kemp loves playing dumb | Opinion

As a clinical psychiatrist and psychoanalyst, I'm often faced with untangling this question: Are people honestly unknowing—or pretending not to know? Read full article: Why Georgia Governor Brian Kemp loves pl...→

Georgia mock 'funeral' protests governor reopening businesses during coronavirus outbreak

Georgia mock 'funeral' protests governor reopening businesses during coronavirus outbreak

A group of Atlanta residents staged a mock funeral procession on Thursday to protest Georgia's plan to reopen the state, amid the novel coronavirus outbreak.  Read full article: Georgia mock 'funeral' protests governor...→

Georgia Governor Lifts Shelter-in-Place Order for Most

Georgia Governor Lifts Shelter-in-Place Order for Most

Brian Kemp announced Thursday that the state's shelter-in-place order would be lifted for most residents at 11:59 p.m. Thursday. Read full article: Georgia Governor Lifts Shelter-in-Place ...→

Texas Attorney General Helped Donor Fight Virus Lockout

Texas Attorney General Helped Donor Fight Virus Lockout

When a small county in the Colorado mountains banished everyone but locals to blunt the spread of the coronavirus, an unlikely outsider raised a fuss: Texas At [...] Read full article: Texas Attorney General Helped Donor Figh...→

Investigation: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Helped Donor Fight Coronavirus Lockout

Investigation: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Helped Donor Fight Coronavirus Lockout

When a county in the Colorado mountains banished everyone but locals to prevent the spread of COVID-19, an unlikely outsider raised a fuss: Texas Attorney Gene [...] Read full article: Investigation: Texas Attorney General Ke...→

Attorney General Dana Nessel’s Flint water ‘wall’ dividing criminal and civil cases may have some cracks

Attorney General Dana Nessel’s Flint water ‘wall’ dividing criminal and civil cases may have some cracks

Nessel’s communications director Kelly Rossman-McKinney previously consulted for two Snyder-appointed Flint water criminal defendants — and publicly and financ [...] Read full article: Attorney General Dana Nessel’s Flint wat...→

Attorney General Barr tells prosecutors to look for unconstitutional virus rules, appoints Detroit based US attorney to oversee

Attorney General Barr tells prosecutors to look for unconstitutional virus rules, appoints Detroit based US attorney to oversee

Attorney General William Barr has directed federal prosecutors across the country to “be on the lookout” for state and local coronavirus-related restrictions t [...] Read full article: Attorney General Barr tells prosecutors ...→

Georgia Governor Moves to Reopen State Against Donald Trump's Advice

Georgia Governor Moves to Reopen State Against Donald Trump's Advice

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp said Wednesday he would move forward on allowing more businesses to reopen in his state. Read full article: Georgia Governor Moves to Reopen State A...→

Georgia governor stands by decision to ease restrictions despite split from Trump

Georgia governor stands by decision to ease restrictions despite split from Trump

Governor Brian Kemp said the decision to allow some businesses to reopen is "driven by data and guided by state public health officials." Read full article: Georgia governor stands by decision to e...→

Mississippi Attorney General to Sue China over Coronavirus

Mississippi Attorney General to Sue China over Coronavirus

Mississippi's attorney general announced that she is suing China for the deaths, illnesses, and economic losses caused by the coronavirus. Read full article: Mississippi Attorney General to Sue Chin...→

Attorney General Barr, DOJ may target states over coronavirus shutdowns

Attorney General Barr, DOJ may target states over coronavirus shutdowns

The Justice Department could take legal action against governors who maintain tough rules over coronavirus that Attorney General William Barr said infringe on [...] Read full article: Attorney General Barr, DOJ may target st...→

New challenger takes on Indiana attorney general for GOP nod

New challenger takes on Indiana attorney general for GOP nod

A southern Indiana prosecutor has launched a new challenge to embattled state Attorney General Curtis Hill's campaign seeking the Republican nomination for ano [...] Read full article: New challenger takes on Indiana attorney...→