Attorney General

Attorney General Josh Shapiro
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Andrew Kramer
April 01, 2020 - 10:37 am
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro wants to help residents who are struggling right now financially because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro and New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal
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KYW Staff
March 15, 2020 - 7:40 pm
Top law enforcement officials in Pennsylvania and New Jersey have a warning for anyone who might want to take advantage of the novel coronavirus to make a dishonest dollar: Don't! Read more here.
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Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro at a Stand Against Hate rally at Independence Mall on March 2, 2017 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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Mike Dougherty
March 10, 2020 - 5:05 pm
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced charges against four people for running what he describes as an illegal pill mill operation. The four are accused of putting 85,000 oxycodone pills on the street. Read more here.
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Tow away zone
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Justin Udo
February 17, 2020 - 1:34 pm
One of the city's largest tow truck companies is in hot water again for illegal practices that cost drivers thousands of dollars. Now Attorney General Josh Shapiro says he wants to shut the company down. Read more here.
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Attorney General William Barr, left, and President Donald Trump turn to leave after speaking in the Rose Garden of the White House, in Washington, July 11, 2019.
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AP News
February 14, 2020 - 10:01 am
House Democrats frustrated over the Senate's acquittal of President Donald Trump are pushing their oversight efforts toward the Justice Department and what they call Attorney General William Barr's efforts to politicize federal law enforcement. Read more here.
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Donald Trump and William Barr
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CNN
February 14, 2020 - 6:34 am
Attorney General William Barr on Thursday rebuked President Donald Trump for publicly commenting on sensitive investigations but insisted the Justice Department had acted appropriately after an extraordinary falling out with career prosecutors who had handled the case of Roger Stone earlier this...
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Gov. Phil Murphy and Attorney General Gurbir Grewal are shown in Jersey City.
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Mark Abrams
February 11, 2020 - 7:35 am
The U.S. Department of Justice is suing the state of New Jersey over a directive limiting cooperation or sharing of information with federal immigration agents. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania AG Josh Shapiro announces the state is suing Juul at Radnor High School.
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Justin Udo
February 10, 2020 - 4:54 pm
The Pennsylvania attorney general's office sued electronic cigarette manufacturer Juul Labs Inc. on Monday over how its products are marketed and sold to teenagers. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro at a Stand Against Hate rally at Independence Mall on March 2, 2017 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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Andrew Kramer
January 29, 2020 - 8:05 pm
As bad as the refinery explosion in South Philadelphia was, Pennsylvania's attorney general says it would have been "catastrophic" without certain chemical safety regulations. He's filing a lawsuit to keep federal authorities from doing away with those rules, and Philadelphia is joining in. Read...
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Alex Seligson pens a note of condolence Friday, Dec. 13, 2019 in Jersey City, N.J. at the boarded up kosher grocery store where three people and two gunmen were killed on Tuesday.
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AP News
December 15, 2019 - 1:46 pm
A New Jersey man whose number was found in the back pocket of one of the perpetrators of last week's fatal attack on a Jewish market has been arrested for illegally possessing a weapon, federal authorities said. Read more here.
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