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Off the Rails: Democratic AGs Press for Suspension of Rule Allowing LNG Transport by Train

A group of 15 Democratic AGs, led by Maryland AG Brian Frosh and New York AG Letitia James, filed comments in support of the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration’s proposal to suspend a Trump administration rule allowing the shipment of liquefied natural gas in rail tank cars. The comments assert that the LNG by…

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New Democratic Candidates Join Attorneys General Races

Former Maryland state court judge Katie Curran O’Malley announced her candidacy for the Democratic nomination in the 2022 open-seat race for Maryland AG. As previously reported, Maryland AG Brian Frosh announced that he will not seek a third term. New York AG Letitia James announced that she was ending her campaign for governor and will run…

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Maryland Attorney General Will Not Seek Third Term

Maryland AG Brian Frosh announced that he will not seek a third term in 2022, opening the field for several candidates who immediately expressed their interest in seeking the Democratic nomination. AG Frosh was first elected in 2014 after serving two terms in the Maryland House of Delegates and 20 years in the state Senate.…

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StubHub Agrees to Honor Money-Back Guarantee for COVID-19-Related Event Cancellations

A bipartisan group of 11 AGs, led by Maryland AG Brian Frosh, reached a settlement with online ticket reseller StubHub, Inc. to resolve allegations that StubHub violated state consumer protection laws by refusing to issue refunds to ticketholders for events cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Bipartisan Group of Attorneys General Seeks to Increase Consumer Protections for Distance Education Students

A bipartisan group of 25 AGs, led by Maryland AG Brian Frosh, sent a letter to the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (“NC-SARA”)—which oversees reciprocity agreements joined by 49 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands and sets standards and policies for participating institutions—urging it to institute stronger…

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