State AG Election News

Each week, Crowell & Moring’s State Attorneys General team highlights significant actions that State AGs have taken. Here are this week’s updates.

Multistate

  • A coalition of 31 attorneys general urged the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to reject marketing authorization for all non-tobacco nicotine products, which are currently being sold without regulatory constraints on


The following summarizes the State AG Primary Results from May 24, 2022:

  • Alabama: Incumbent Attorney General Steve Marshall defeated challenger Harry Still in the Alabama Republican primary election.
  • Arkansas: Tim Griffin defeated Leon Jones in the Arkansas Republican primary election.
  • Georgia: Incumbent Attorney General Chris Carr defeated challenger John Gordon in Georgia’s Republican primary election.

Each week, Crowell & Moring’s State Attorneys General team highlights significant actions that State AGs have taken. Here are this week’s updates.

Multistate

  • Several attorneys general have issued statements alerting consumers about issues related to COVID-19 testing. Michigan Attorney General Nessel warned consumers of bad actors exploiting the high demand for at-home testing kits by

Each week, Crowell & Moring’s State Attorneys General team highlights significant actions that State AGs have taken. Here are this week’s updates.

Monday, November 1, 2021

Consumer Protection

  • Kansas Attorney General Schmidt announced that Shawnee County District Court Judge Watson approved consent judgments against company SearchTec, Inc., which manages business documents, for illegally disposing

Each week, Crowell & Moring’s State Attorneys General team highlights significant actions that State AGs have taken. Here are this week’s updates.

Monday, October 18, 2021

Consumer Protection – Cryptocurrency

  • New York Attorney General James announced that she directed two virtual currency lending platforms to immediately stop operating in New York, and asked three others

Today, New Mexico State Auditor Brian Colón announced his candidacy for State Attorney General. He hopes to follow the footsteps of former state auditor, now Attorney General Hector Balderas who is in his second term and term limited.

The former chairman of the New Mexico Democratic Party is now the first person to enter the

On January 18, 2021, Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy appointed Clyde “Ed” Sniffen (R) as Alaska’s new attorney general. Sniffen served as acting attorney general since the resignation of former Attorney General Kevin Clarkson in August 2020. Prior to becoming attorney general,  Sniffen began his legal career in private practice in 1988, then joined the Alaska

On December 2, 2020, the Maine Office of the Attorney General announced that Aaron M. Frey was re-elected by a joint convention of the Maine Legislature to a second two-year term.

Following the election, Attorney General Frey issued a statement in which he identified issues he will focus on during this term,

“As Attorney General,

To learn more about Josh Stein, please view Crowell & Moring’s “2020 Attorneys General Election Summary.”