Attorney General

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Lynne Hayes-Freeland
June 11, 2019 - 12:36 pm
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - Viral video of an arrest in Penn Hills has spurred a review of police conduct by local Police and the state Attorney General's office. Three clips show Penn Hills officers and agents with the A-G's office using physical force, a Taser and a K-9 officer to arrest...
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Joe DeStio
May 07, 2019 - 9:53 am
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro is joining 41 other attorneys general in calling for the FCC to take further action against robocalls.
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May 06, 2019 - 10:15 am
House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler on Monday scheduled a vote Wednesday to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress, escalating the battle between the Democrat-led House and President Donald Trump's administration.
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April 18, 2019 - 10:03 am
The Latest on special counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russia and President Donald Trump
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April 10, 2019 - 12:04 pm
Attorney General William Barr says he doesn't know if Robert Mueller supported his conclusion that the special counsel's report had insufficient evidence to establish that President Donald Trump obstructed justice.
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Cambria County Prison
March 18, 2019 - 2:23 pm
A local doctor convicted of sexually assaulting 31 young patients has been sentenced to 79 to 158 years in prison.
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February 14, 2019 - 1:53 pm
The Senate on Thursday confirmed William Barr as attorney general, placing the veteran government official and lawyer atop the Justice Department as special counsel Robert Mueller investigates Russian interference in the 2016 election.
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February 06, 2019 - 1:17 pm
Virginia sank deeper into political turmoil Wednesday when another top Democrat — Attorney General Mark Herring — admitted putting on blackface in the 1980s, when he was a college student.
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January 14, 2019 - 11:51 am
President Donald Trump's nominee for attorney general will tell senators at his confirmation hearing "it is vitally important" that special counsel Robert Mueller be allowed to complete his Russia investigation, according to prepared remarks obtained by The Associated Press on Monday.
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November 19, 2018 - 11:25 am
President Donald Trump is name-calling Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff for saying Matthew Whitaker's appointment as acting attorney general is unconstitutional.
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