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WRVA News
June 10, 2020 - 12:39 pm
26 drug makers and 10 executives accused of alleged price fixing
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FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2019, file photo, Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill arrives for a hearing at the state Supreme Court at the Statehouse in Indianapolis. Hill's law license will be suspended for 30 days over an allegation that he drunkenly groped
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AP News
May 11, 2020 - 4:17 pm
Indiana attorney general's law license suspended for groping
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This photo combo of images taken Thursday, May 7, 2020, and provided by the Glynn County Detention Center, in Georgia, show Gregory McMichael, left, and his son Travis McMichael.
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AP News
May 10, 2020 - 7:56 pm
Georgia AG requests federal probe in handling of Arbery case
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FILE - In this Feb. 10, 2020. file photo, Attorney General William Barr speaks at the National Sheriffs' Association Winter Legislative and Technology Conference in Washington. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
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AP News
February 19, 2020 - 9:25 am
By MICHAEL BALSAMO and ZEKE MILLER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General William Barr has told people close to him he’s considering quitting his post after President Donald Trump wouldn’t heed his warning to stop tweeting about Justice Department cases, an administration official told...
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FILE - In this Feb. 10, 2020. file photo, Attorney General William Barr speaks at the National Sheriffs' Association Winter Legislative and Technology Conference in Washington. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
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AP News
February 13, 2020 - 4:47 pm
By MICHAEL BALSAMO Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General William Barr took a public swipe at President Donald Trump on Thursday, saying that the president’s tweets about Justice Department prosecutors and cases “make it impossible for me to do my job.” Barr made the comment during an...
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Jeff Katz
January 02, 2020 - 4:48 pm
The Rueters wire service was forced to retract a false story on the Texas church shooter, Keith Kinnunen, The Post Millenial reports. The story incorrectly quoted Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton as saying the shooter owned and operated a shooting range. The article read: "The gunman who opened...
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WRVA News
November 13, 2019 - 3:27 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - The Attorney General's Office says the first charges to come out of the testing if Virginia's rape kit backlog have been filed. Dyron Williams, Sr., has been charged with carnal knowledge of a 13 to 15 year old. The kit dated back to 2012. It was tied to the...
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AP News
October 31, 2019 - 2:42 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia's attorney general has filed a new lawsuit over the opioid crisis, even as the top lawyers in some states are pushing to settle claims over powerful prescription painkillers. Mark Herring filed a lawsuit Thursday against Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, saying it and a...
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August 02, 2019 - 2:27 pm
By COLLEEN LONG Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 40 elected state and local prosecutors on Friday challenged Attorney General William Barr's bid to give himself more authority in deciding whether to deport immigrants with criminal convictions. Barr wants to change immigration rules that...
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Jeff Katz
May 16, 2019 - 3:24 pm
Former U.S. Attorney General Joe diGenova expressed optimism that “some of the people responsible” for using federal intelligence assets to surveil and subvert Donald Trump — as a presidential candidate and as president — “are going to go to prison,” offering his remarks in a Wednesday interview on...
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