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Governor signs bills aimed at stemming opioid epidemic

RICHMOND, Va. (AP/WAVY) — Gov. Terry McAuliffe has signed a set of bills that aim to stem Virginia’s growing opioid epidemic.

McAuliffe’s office said in a statement Thursday that among the measures he signed into law is one allowing community organizations to possess and dispense naloxone, an overdose-reversal drug. 132 more words

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HSBC borrowers to begin receiving payments in $470M settlement

RICHMOND, Va. (WAVY) — The Office of Attorney General Mark Herring announced Friday that former borrowers of HSBC Mortgage will begin receiving settlement payments in the coming weeks. 206 more words

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Virginia challenges President Trump's travel ban in federal district court

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WAVY) — The battle over President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban is heating up, with Virginia at the forefront.

On Friday, Attorney General Mark Herring and his team were reportedly the first to fight the controversial order in federal district court. 251 more words

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Federal Government Revoked 100,000 Visas, DOJ Lawyer Tells Court

In addition to the Temporary Restraining Order issued by a federal judge in Washington, the Trump administration got more bad news out of the Eastern District of Virginia yesterday: 481 more words

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Massachusetts and Virginia Join Lawsuits Against Federal Government Over Trump Executive Order

Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey announced her office would be joining a lawsuit against the federal government over President Trump’s controversial executive order. The original plaintiffs were the ACLU of Massachusetts and private attorneys on behalf of two associate professors from the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth. 365 more words

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Virginia sues Trump administration over ‘unlawful’ immigration order

RICHMOND, Va. — Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring announced Tuesday the Commonwealth of Virginia will intervene and join a lawsuit against President Donald Trump and members of his administration for his recent immigration Executive Order. 419 more words

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Overcharged for online loan? You could get money back

RICHMOND, Va. — About 10,000 Virginians overcharged on loans taken out with CashCall, Inc. will get money back as part of a $15 million settlement, the Virginia Attorney General’s Office announced. 528 more words

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