attorney general


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  • noun

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the chief law officer of a country or state

the person who holds the position of secretary of the Justice Department

the position of the head of the Justice Department and the chief law enforcement officer of the United States

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Similar to the attorney general, the secretary of state may pay a reward to any individual who furnishes information leading to--
The conference is a presentation of Michigan Attorney General Mike Cox, the National Association of Attorneys General, the Michigan State University School of Criminal Justice, The Public Health Law Program of the U.
But in recent days, officials in the Attorney General's Office repeatedly have threatened that if our company did not agree to the state's terms, the attorney general would file a lawsuit,'' she said.
The PA Office of Attorney General was faced with an aging fleet of 1,000 printers scattered throughout the Commonwealth.
The three telemarketers also signed a voluntary agreement with Oregon's Attorney General, agreeing to pay restitution and attorney fees.
Motley Rice LLC, one of the nation's largest plaintiffs' litigation firms, today announced the commencement of the much-anticipated trial against the lead paint industry on behalf of the Rhode Island Attorney General, Patrick Lynch.
Attorney General Bill Lockyer found that no state agency failed to perform its oversight duties as required by law during the planning or construction of the nation's costliest high school, which was abandoned before completion because of environmental and financial concerns.
a California-based telemarketer, to pay $60,000 in refunds to Washington consumers, according to Attorney General Christine O.
The lead attorney representing three canned tuna companies forcefully laid out their case to San Francisco Superior Court Judge Robert Dondero, demonstrating how Attorney General Bill Lockyer's lawsuit calling for Proposition 65 warnings on canned tuna would create harm for Californians by discouraging consumption of a healthy and safe food.
Parks said he believed that Garcetti, in conference with Attorney General Bill Lockyer, had as recently as Monday agreed to protocols that would sort out how the respective agencies would handle the investigations and prosecutions.
We're challenging Wetherald's current scheme of using a debit card system to get money upfront for telephone services that may or may not be provided," said Attorney General Christine O.
We have been informed by representatives of Louisiana attorney general's office that this was one of several searches the attorney general intends to make of hospitals and nursing homes where deaths occurred during and after Hurricane Katrina.
Sharply criticizing District Attorney Gil Garcetti for inaction, Nicole Brown Simpson's sister and attorney Gloria Allred asked the state attorney general on Monday to consider perjury charges against O.
The public is entitled to have confidence in the food products it purchases," said Senior Assistant Attorney General Sally Gustafson.
NEW YORK -- In commenting on developments announced today by the New York State Attorney General and the New York State Insurance Superintendent, Michael G.
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