Scouts' leader: Ban on gays not sustainable

...the BSA's national headquarters, but he expressed hope this could be avoided.After Tessier's hire, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's office opened an inquiry into the BSA's membership policies and influence over local councils...
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NSA phone spying illegal, judge rules

...evaluations have found it of limited value as a counterterrorism tool. Snowden remains exiled in Russia.U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch said the government is reviewing the court's decision. She added that the June 1 expiration of the...
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Ex-in-law testifies from Kazakhstan in Boston trial

...During cross-examination by a prosecutor, Bezy said the special restrictions would lapse unless the U.S. attorney general renews them on annual basis. He also said the restrictions can be eased over time.Dr. Jay Giedd, an expert in...
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In the name of love for Gov. Bill Walker and Attorney General Craig Richards to "Stop - in...hope to sway the governor and attorney general to withdraw an amicus brief...We are disappointed that the attorney general appointee chose to sign Alaska...
Sullivan, Murkowski vote against Lynch confirmation

...voted against the confirmation of Loretta Lynch as attorney general.Lynch still won confirmation on a 56-43 vote...president's policies. Sullivan is a former state attorney general.U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski said in a release...
DEA chief to retire amid pressure over sex scandal

...administration, particularly when it comes to law enforcement officials."Leonhart will leave the agency in mid-May, Attorney General Eric Holder said in announcing her retirement."Michele has led this distinguished agency with honor, and I have...
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Legislature confirms most of Walker's picks

...scrutiny over commercial interests.Other "no" votes for cabinet officials came with the confirmation of state Attorney General Craig Richards which had been expected but who was confirmed in the end by a vote of 36-23. There were also...
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Gov forces House's hand after canceled confirmation vote

...drummed up controversy, especially those to the state Board of Fisheries and Craig Richards, Walker's pick for attorney general and former law partner.State Board of Education Chair Esther Cox ended up withdrawing from reappointment because...
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Panel: Could cramped airline seats be dangerous?

...pre-flight safety briefings, especially now that they can use electronic devices from gate to gate.Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane, who chairs the DOT committee, noted concern that the FAA does not factor in human panic, especially...
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Banning same-sex marriage is a step backward

I'm deeply disappointed in the decision by Alaska Attorney General Craig Richards to sign an amicus brief supporting a ban on same-sex marriage (AK AG Signs Brief Against Legal Gay Marriage...


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