Eric Schneiderman

Eric Schneiderman Wants New York To Close Trump Pardon Loophole

New York’s attorney general on Wednesday asked Governor Andrew Cuomo and state legislators to give him and other local prosecutors power to bring …

Jewish Culture

New York AG Schneiderman asks to close loophole that could let Trump pardons block state charges

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said there has been "disturbing news" that Trump could be considering issuing pardons that "may impede …

Donald Trump

Eric Schneiderman, city students chat about gun control in video

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman sat down with students from Manhattan’s Bard High School Early College to talk gun control.<p>Schneiderman …

Gun Control

Eric Schneiderman Letter to Lawmakers

New York attorney general seeking power to prosecute Trump aides who are pardoned by the president

The Attorney General of New York is urging state lawmakers to modify state law so prosecutors would be free to charge in local court anyone federally …

Liberal View

MARKETS: Cryptocurrency exchanges under attack by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman

Eric Schneiderman

Eric Schneiderman, New York AG, seeks authority to prosecute despite presidential pardons

The attorney-general of New York wants to be able to bring state charges against people who’ve received presidential pardons, citing President Trump …

Donald Trump

New York Pushes Crypto Exchanges for More Transparency

Attorney general Eric Schneiderman sends letters to 13 markets including Gemini, Coinbase Unit<p>New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is ramping up pressure on cryptocurrency exchanges to increase transparency in an industry that prizes anonymity and light regulation.<p>The attorney general …

Technology

Paging Eric Schneiderman: Your docs are at the SDNY DoJ office.

Two points here. One, shutting down Mueller will likely have no effect on the Federal investigation currently happening in New York. Mueller has no …

Corruption

Cuomo hasn't yet sent referral for review of Vance

The following is an expanded version of the third item from my "Albany Insider" column from Monday's print editions:<p>Three weeks after Gov. Cuomo …

Corruption

AG slams Trump admin program for protecting predatory employers

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman ripped into a new Trump administration program Wednesday, saying it protects predatory employers at the expense of …

Employment

States, cities sue US over census citizenship question

NEW YORK (AP) — Seventeen states, the District of Columbia and six cities sued the U.S. government Tuesday, saying the addition of a citizenship question to the census form is unconstitutional.<p>The Trump administration's decision to ask people about their citizenship has set off worries among …

Rhode Island

18 AGs, 6 cities sue US government over census question Video

The plaintiffs are led by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman.

Eric Schneiderman

Minnesota joins suit to remove citizenship question from 2020 census

State officials argue that a question about immigration and citizenship would discourage participation in the national headcount.

Minnesota Public Radio

17 States and Cities Have Sued the Government Over Plans to Add Census Citizenship Question

(NEW YORK) — Seventeen states, the District of Columbia and six cities have sued the U.S. government, saying plans to add a citizenship demand to the …

U.S. Politics

Census citizenship question 'directly targets' NY: AG

State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman will formally announce a lawsuit Tuesday morning that aims to block the Trump administration’s citizenship …

Wilbur Ross

States, cities sue US government over census question

NEW YORK (AP) - Seventeen states, the District of Columbia and six cities have sued the U.S. government, saying plans to add a citizenship demand to …

Portland, OR

Coalition to Save WNY Childrens Psychiatric Center wants governor investigated

Supporters of the Western New York Children's Psychiatric Center want the state comptroller to investigate Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, who vetoed …

Eric Schneiderman

North Carolina among states, cities suing US government over census citizenship question

<b>NEW YORK —</b> Seventeen states including North Carolina, the District of Columbia and six cities sued the U.S. government Tuesday, saying a plan to add …

North Carolina

States, cities sue U.S. government over census citizenship question

Seventeen states, the District of Columbia and six cities sued the U.S. government Tuesday, saying the addition of a citizenship question to the …

Rhode Island

Schneiderman files suit over Census citizen query

State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a lawsuit in Manhattan federal court Tuesday to block the US Census from asking people if they are US …

Right To Vote

Gun Buy-Back Program In Westchester

People can drop off as many weapons as they wish.<p>WHITE PLAINS, NY — A community gun buy-back event will take place in White Plains. State Attorney …

Guns

Oregon, Washington join states in challenging latest Trump travel ban

Attorneys general from 16 states have banded together to attack the third version of President Donald Trump’s travel ban.<p>New York Attorney General …

Immigration

Trump’s 2020 census is an attack on NY: Schneiderman

WASHINGTON – Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said Sunday that President Trump’s 2020 census is an attack on blue states like New York.<p>“This is …

Right To Vote

Maura Healey: ‘Turning point’ vs. Exxon

Attorney General Maura Healey — riding the momentum of a federal ruling that tossed one of two Exxon Mobil lawsuits filed against her — is arguing …

Clean Technology

Judge dismisses Exxon lawsuit against climate change probe

A federal judge on Thursday dismissed a lawsuit by Exxon Mobil aimed at stopping an investigation by New York and Massachusetts officials into …

Clean Technology

Exxon Mobil lawsuit over climate change investigation dismissed

NEW YORK – A federal judge on Thursday dismissed a lawsuit by Exxon Mobil aimed at stopping an investigation by New York and Massachusetts officials …

Clean Technology

Leaked Facebook memo questions cost of growth

Facebook's troubles worsened late Thursday with the leak of a two-year-old memo from a high-ranking executive hinting that the social network was …

Donald Trump

Schneiderman Says New York Data Law ‘Outdated and Toothless’

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman called the state’s data law “outdated and toothless” while noting that data breaches rose to a record in …

Personal Information

Facebook cooperating with New York probe: prosecutor

Facebook has begun to produce documents and wants to be "cooperative" with a New York investigation into the Cambridge Analytica data breach, state …

Corruption