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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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7 to 110 as the additional attorney generals, deputy attorneys general or assistant attorney general in violation of rules, instructions regarding appointment in public offices as well as principles laid down by the superior court regarding recruitments, selections and appointments through open competition after advertising posts in newspapers on the basis of open merit, competitiveness, fair-play, equality and through a transparent process as held by the Supreme Court of Pakistan in its different judgments.
The law officers appointed for Lahore registry of the Supreme Court and Lahore High Court included additional attorney general Chaudhry Ishtiaq Ahmed and deputy attorney generals Rana Abdul Shakoor Khan, Ambreen Moeen, Mian Tariq Shafiq Bhandara, Malik Asrar Ellahi, Aftab Raheem, Mohammad Khalid, Usman Arif, Sarfraz Ali Khan, Malik Asif Ahmed Nissoana, Rizwan Mushtaq, Azmat Hayat Khan Lodhi, Khawar Bashir, Sajid Munawar Qureshi, Mohammad Ali, Agha Shazib Masood, Zarish Fatima, Zahid Sikandar, Zubair Ahmed, Mohammad Matloob, Azeemullah Khan, Shaukat Ali, Faiz Ahmed Gondal, Mohammad Saifullah, Afzal Bashir, Afzaal Azeem, Nasim Riaz, Nadeem Anwar, Mohammad Latif, Mohsin Raza, Syed M.
In Kansas, Ohio and Oklahoma, GOP governors and attorney generals replace Democrats and now have no apparent obstacle against joining the Florida suit.
SB 796 (Dunn) has been amended to allow any employee to bring suit against an employer and act as attorney general to enforce any labor violations in civil actions.
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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.
Teresa Brown has been named deputy attorney general for the Public Protection Department in the office of Arkansas Attorney General Mike Beebe.
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