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Utah Officials Find Probable Cause Outgoing Attorney General …

A special investigation of outgoing Utah Attorney General John Swallow (R) has found probable cause that he committed multiple violations of state law.  Swallow announced his resignation from office on Thursday, citing the multiple investigations targeting him while at the same time insisting that he was innocent of any wrongdoing. In a report released Friday, a special counsel to Utah’s lieutenant governor said tha
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Utah attorney general announces resignation in wake of bribery …

Rick Bowmer / AP Utah Attorney General John Swallow speaks during a news conference on Thursday, in Salt Lake City. By Michelle L. Price, The Associated Press Utah Attorney General John Swallow announced Thursday that he is stepping down amid multiple investigations of bribery and misconduct that have hounded him ever since he took office at the beginning of the year. Swallow discussed his resignation at a news conference
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Six attorneys receive AG Ferguson's William V. Tanner Award

Award recognizes attorneys with exceptional achievements early in their careers OLYMPIA - Attorney General Bob Ferguson has selected six assistant attorneys general to receive the 2013 William V. Tanner Award for outstanding achievements early in their careers.  Ferguson established the new award this year in honor of the youngest Attorney General in state history. In 1911, William V. Tanner became Washington’s sixth Atto
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NY Attorney General's Fake Reviews Sting Exposes Bad Client …

NEW YORK — Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced that 19 companies had agreed to cease their practice of writing fake online reviews for businesses and to pay more than $350,000 in penalties. “Operation Clean Turf,” a year-long undercover investigation into the reputation management industry, the manipulation of consumer-review websites, and the practice of astroturfing, found that companies had flooded th