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In Opioid Lawsuits, One State Opts to Stay on the Sidelines

LINCOLN, Neb. — Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson has fought prescription opioid abuse through public education campaigns, worked with lawmakers to tighten up prescribing practices and even demanded documents from the maker of OxyContin. He has said the ...
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Nunes Sues McClatchy Newspapers: Fox News Report

Fox News reported Monday that Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Tulare) has filed a $150 million lawsuit in a Virginia state court against McClatchy newspapers, which owns and operates The Fresno Bee. Nunes' lawsuit comes...
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Clovis Sues to Keep Control of Cannabis Deliveries

A coalition of 25 local governments — including the city of Clovis — has filed a lawsuit against the California Bureau of Cannabis Control. They hope to strike down regulations allowing delivery of commercial cannabis statewide. “I am in complete...
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Iowa Sues to Shut Down National Puppy Laundering Ring

DES MOINES, Iowa — The Iowa Attorney General's Office is suing to shut down what it describes as a national puppy-laundering ring that sells dogs from illegal breeding operations at inflated prices while pretending the animals are rescues. "No matter where ...