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Luther Strange

Newsweek, ABC '20/20' Reports Expose Abuse, Torture Of Gay Youths And Troubled Teens

Art Levine | Posted 03.12.2017 | Crime
Art Levine

Shocking recent reports in Newsweek and on ABC News “20/20” expose brutal torture and abuse by now-convicted felons and at least one accused pasto...

Alabama Redux

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 01.19.2017 | Politics
Christopher Brauchli

All over Alabama the lights are out. James Agee, Let Us Now Praise Famous Men With all the excitement about events in Washington this week, it's eas...

ExxonMobil May Have Friends In High Places, But Fraud Is Not Constitutionally Protected

Elliott Negin | Posted 07.06.2016 | Politics
Elliott Negin

When a handful of attorneys general launched investigations of ExxonMobil for climate fraud, I wonder if they had any idea that they would be attacked for attempting to stifle the company's right of free speech.

Republican Attorneys General Defend Big Oil Over Climate Fraud Probe

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 06.17.2016 | Green

A group of Republican state attorneys general is standing up for oil giants over an investigation into whether companies like Exxon Mobil misled the p...

Fossil Fuel Industry-Funded Attorneys General Try to Block ExxonMobil Climate Fraud Probe

Elliott Negin | Posted 05.20.2016 | Green
Elliott Negin

You could call it the battle of the attorneys general: one side representing the public interest, exactly what attorneys general are supposed to do; the other side representing the special interests, exactly what they are not supposed to do.

Texas Brings DOMA Back From the Dead to Deny Gay Couples' Medical Leave

Matt Baume | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Matt Baume

If you're straight and you need time off to care for a sick spouse, federal law requires that you get Family and Medical Leave. If you're gay, you could get denied that right, depending on what state you live in.

Elise Foley

Alabama Governor Working With Lawmakers To Change Controversial Immigration Law | Elise Foley | Posted 12.09.2011 | Politics

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley said on Friday that he is working with lawmakers on a bill to revise the state's immigration law, after concerns were rais...

Elise Foley

Repeal Parts Of State Immigration Law: Alabama AG | Elise Foley | Posted 12.06.2011 | Politics

As Alabama Democrats gather support for a full repeal of the state's immigration law, the Republican attorney general called on Tuesday for state legi...

Elise Foley

Alabama AG: Immigration Law Should Not Require Documents To Get Water, Home Or Parking | Elise Foley | Posted 12.05.2011 | Politics

Alabama government workers should not inquire about residents' immigration status under the state's immigration law during certain "business transacti...

Alabama Attorney General Rebuffs Fed's "Express Authority" In School Immigrant Probe

Posted 01.07.2012 | Education

In the latest of a series of sparring letters between the U.S. Justice Department and Alabama over educational issues surrounding the state's new immi...