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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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He ordered the Attorney General to appear in the court till 4pm today.
where the political and constitutional views of the attorney general are
For example, Yalof classifies Carter's second law officer, Benjamin Civiletti, as an "insider attorney general," due to his prior service as deputy attorney general (p.
All audited statements by any charity required to file reports with the attorney general must be made available to the general public within nine months of the fiscal year close.
In addition, the USAM requires the attorney general to consider a psychological evaluation of the witness and all family members to be relocated who are 18 years of age or older.
The targeted insurers represent 80% of the HMO business in Texas, according to the attorney general.
Thompson Title: Deputy Attorney General Age: 55 Education: B.
President Andrew Jackson told his attorney general, Roger Taney, to solve a problem in the way he wanted "or I will find an attorney general who will.
ISLAMABAD, April 04, 2010 (Frontier Star ): The government has changed legal team of Attorney General office and removed Deputy Attorney General, Shah Khawar from his office here on Sunday.
ISLAMABAD, 24 March , 2009 (Balochistan Times) -- A delegation of Federal Law officers led by Attorney General for Pakistan Sardar Muhammad Latif Khan Khosa Tuesday met Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry and discussed matters related to various Constitutional, Legal and Human Rights issues during the meeting.
City Attorney Rocky Delgadillo for the Democratic nomination for attorney general.
Bellotti Award is named in honor of the former Attorney General of Massachusetts.
ATTORNEY GENERAL John Ashcroft was eight years old, his father, J.
Critics of government-sponsored religion were bolstered by an announcement from Tennessee's attorney general that Ten Commandments displays on public property are unconstitutional.
With respect to acts of terrorism primarily within the territorial jurisdiction of the United States, the attorney general may reward any individual who furnishes information--
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