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FCC approves rule allowing phone companies to automatically block robocalls

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) sent a strong message to the operators of unwanted robocalls that soon they will no longer be able to...
California AG Becerra

California AG Becerra files motion to stop the implementation of “Healthcare Refusal Rule”

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra filed a motion for preliminary injunction stop the U.S. Department of Health and Humans Services (HHS) from implementing the...
kik

SEC files lawsuit against Kik Interactive over illegal ICO offering

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filed a lawsuit against Kik Interactive for allegedly conducting an unlawful initial coin offering (ICO) in 2017. Kik is...

California State Bar Moves to Pull Avenatti’s Law License

Things aren't looking good for Michael Avenatti. The attorney rose to fame for representing adult film actress Stormy Daniels in her legal battles against President...

Supreme Court denies Trump Administration’s request to speed up DACA case

The United States Supreme Court rejected the latest petition by the federal government to speed up its decision if it will hear oral arguments...
Facebook Headquartes Building 20

Judge rules D.C. AG can proceed with lawsuit against Facebook over Cambridge Analytica data...

A judge rejected a motion from Facebook to dismiss or stay proceedings of a lawsuit filed against it by Washington D.C. Attorney General in...
New York Attorney General Letitia James

New York Attorney General sues property manager for manipulating the rent regulatory system

New York State Attorney General Letitia James filed a lawsuit against a property manager and his firm for allegedly violating the Rent Stabilization Law...

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay $300 million in punitive damages in talc baby...

A jury in the New York State Supreme Court ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $300 million to a woman who claimed she developed...
Opioid Epidemic--Fentanyl Crystals and Pills

Federal Grand Jury Charges Darknet Drug Dealer Selling Fentanyl to U.S. Residents

A federal grand jury indicted a darknet drug dealer  from Dallas, Texas, who is selling fentanyl to thousands of U.S. residents. Fentanyl a dangerous synthetic...

Student debt relief scam ringleader settles FTC charges, to pay $11 million monetary relief

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced that the ringleader of a student debt relief scam agreed to settle charges that he engaged in deceptive...

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Pennsylvania Gov. Wolf

Gov. Wolf asks Pennsylvania Legislature to authorize state to join greenhouse...

Governor Tom Wolf is requesting the Pennsylvania Legislature to authorize the state to participate in a regional initiative to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from...