attorney general
Courts
‘You need to make your products safe for kids,’ Tennessee AG demands of social media giants

(The Daily Signal) – Instagram’s parent company, Meta, knew the harm the platform was inflicting on minors and did nothing to mitigate it, according to a lawsuit filed against the … Read More

June 6, 2024
Courts
21 AGs join to fight race-based American Bar Association rule

(The Center Square) – Tennessee is leading a 21-state fight to remove race-based criteria from the American Bar Association’s accreditation process. The ABA is the accrediting body for law schools… Read More

June 4, 2024
Courts
Texas sues Biden over ‘gender identity’ accommodation guidance

(The Center Square) – Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton sued three federal agencies Tuesday to “stop an unlawful attempt to redefine federal law through agency guidance” that mandates “gender identity”… Read More

May 23, 2024
Courts
Kansas sues federal government over new Title IX rules

(The Sentinel) – Kansas Attorney General Kris Kobach is suing the federal government over changes to Title IX requirements that are supposed to protect women and minorities from… Read More

May 17, 2024
Public Education
Indiana AG tells colleges to protect Jewish students or risk federal funds

(The Center Square) – Citing several protests of Israel’s strikes against Hamas in Gaza that have taken place at colleges across Indiana, state Attorney General Todd Rokita reminded higher education… Read More

May 17, 2024
Courts
Griffin says process to change Title IX law is outlined on Schoolhouse Rock

(The Center Square) – Arkansas Attorney General Tim Griffin and Missouri Attorney General Andrew Bailey are leading four other state attorney generals in the latest lawsuit challenging the Biden administration’s changes to the… Read More

May 8, 2024
Courts
Iowa governor asks attorney general to litigate Title IX rule changes

(The Center Square) – Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds said Monday she is asking Attorney General Brenna Bird to litigate over revisions to Title IX rules by the Biden administration. The revision changes the… Read More

May 7, 2024
Culture
West Virginia AG asks FBI to remove DEI from recruitment process priorities

(The Center Square) – West Virginia’s attorney general called into question the FBI’s hiring practices in a letter sent to the associate deputy director Monday. The FBI prioritizes diversity, equity… Read More

March 20, 2024
Legislation
‘Totalitarian’ bill would establish Maine as sanctuary state for abortions, trans surgeries

(The Daily Signal) – A Democrat-led bill seeks to establish a legal right to abortions, transgender surgeries, and hormonal treatments in Maine, and protect those… Read More

March 12, 2024
Public Education
Missouri AG orders school district to end race-based hiring

(The Daily Signal) – Missouri Attorney General Andrew Bailey ordered a St. Louis school district Wednesday to abandon race-based hiring after The Daily Signal reported on the district’s plan to double its… Read More

February 23, 2024
Public Education
4 largest Kansas school districts continue to ‘cut parents out of the picture’ on student gender issues, despite AG’s warning

Four of the largest school districts in Kansas will continue to keep parents in the dark about their student’s “transgender” status despite a warning from the… Read More

February 14, 2024
Courts
Groups oppose Oklahoma AG’s suit against virtual charter school board

(The Center Square) – A lawsuit filed by Oklahoma Attorney General Gentner Drummond opposing a virtual religious charter school discriminates against minority religions, according to an amicus brief filed with… Read More

January 10, 2024
Courts
Coalition of AGs support parents’ rights against school pronoun policies in SCOTUS brief

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – A group of Republican attorneys general filed a brief before the Supreme Court Thursday backing parents seeking to sue a Maryland school district over a pronoun… Read More

January 8, 2024
Culture
California AG opposes parental notification policy, ban on critical race theory

 (The Center Square) – California attorney general Rob Bonta submitted an amicus curiae supporting a lawsuit against Temecula Valley Unified School District’s policies of requiring parental notification if a child… Read More

December 14, 2023
Courts
‘Will not stop now’: AG sues university clinic allegedly transitioning minors for not complying with investigation

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – Republican Attorney General Andrew Bailey of Missouri filed a counter-lawsuit against Washington University in St. Louis (WU) Thursday for refusing to provide records regarding its… Read More

December 8, 2023
Culture
Tennessee AG promises legal action if Biden admin finalizes transgender foster care rule

(The Daily Signal) – Tennessee Attorney General Jonathan Skrmetti says he “absolutely” will sue President Joe Biden’s administration if the Department of Health and Human Services finalizes a rule imposing… Read More

November 30, 2023
Courts
19 attorneys general oppose parental rights opt-out option from LGBT books for 2nd graders

(The Center Square) – A coalition of 19 attorneys general filed an amicus brief in support of a local Maryland board of education’s policy that does not allow parents to… Read More

November 2, 2023
Culture
Garland won’t say if Youngkin right to pardon father charged after protesting daughter’s sexual assault

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – Attorney General Merrick Garland declined to say Wednesday whether Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin, a Republican, should have pardoned a father who was… Read More

September 22, 2023
Culture
Initiative to combat human trafficking launched in Virginia

(The Center Square) – Virginia Attorney General Jason Miyares announced this week during a press conference the launch of an initiative to combat human trafficking in partnership with businesses across… Read More

September 15, 2023
Public Education
California AG goes after second school district that adopted parental rights policy

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – Attorney General Rob Bonta of California called out another school district Thursday for adopting a policy that requires schools to inform parents if their child… Read More

September 11, 2023