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Ordered to stop by state attorney general, 2 daily fantasy sports companies turn to NY court

...country's two biggest daily fantasy sports companies filed court papers on Friday in New York, asking a judge to stop the state attorney general's efforts to shut down their operations and rule on the legality of their businesses.In separate complaints...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-13/ordered-stop-state-attorne
Georgia hospitals take financial hits

...city received a double dose of financial misery.The first round of bad news centered on Columbus Regional Health.State Attorney General Sam Olens announced Friday that Columbus Regional and other related entities had agreed to pay Georgia and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-09/georgia-hospitals-take-fin
Needless regulation

...Obama administration said it has no plans to suspend the rules, but the administrative stay requested by various state attorneys general lays the groundwork for a legal challenge.We hope so, as the rules should surely be found unconstitutional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-08-22/needless-regulation
Nevada regulators shut down daily fantasy sports sites

...face felony fines and 10 years in prison for running an illegal gambling site. The board said it worked with the state attorney general's office for months to look into the sites' legality."Since offering (daily fantasy sports) in Nevada...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-15/nevada-regulators-shut-dow
DraftKings, FanDuel circulate petition after loss in Nevada

...regulators think daily fantasy sports is illegal under a state law prohibiting Internet gambling, but they plan to ask the state attorney general for a legal opinion next week.Participants on the sites can compete in games involving professional or college...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-16/draftkings-fanduel-circula
United Airlines CEO resigns in scandal linked to ex-official with Aiken ties

...and government affairs, Mark Anderson. All changes were effective immediately, United said.Samson, a former state attorney general in New Jersey, headed Gov. Chris Christie's transition team and was appointed chairman of the Port Authority...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-08/united-airlines-ceo-resign
Palmetto Pipeline opponents say legislation falls short

...it will provide more opportunities for Kinder Morgan than what the attorney general says they have right now."State Attorney General Alan Wilson issued an opinion in July stating that South Carolina property owners are shielded by some protections...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-09-24/palmetto-pipeline-opponents-s
Former Aiken jailer charged in wife's death absent at hearing

...hearing either, which he said is also largely administrative in nature with no judge present.Representatives of the state attorney general's office did not attend Friday's hearing.Blakley, 23, was arrested in June in the fatal shooting of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-21/former-aiken-jailer-ch
Court keeps prosecutor on Seneca police shooting case

...Carolina of allowing prosecutors to investigate police officers in their jurisdictions, instead suggesting that the state attorney general decide whether officers should face charges in police shootings.The court rejected the request Monday in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-16/court-keeps-prosecutor-seneca
More meetings on pipeline proposal

...representative attended meetings largely as an observer.After public complaints about the process, the DOT consulted the state Attorney General's office. By Monday the Attorney General sent a letter of advice, said spokeswoman Lauren Kane, who refused...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-27/more-meetings-pipeline-propo