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Washington AG brings new lawsuit against Trump Administration

Attorney General Bob Ferguson today announced he will file a lawsuit in the Eastern District of Washington State challenging the Trump Administration's "gag rule" that impacts federal funding for reproductive healthcare and family planning services. 

WA AG Bob Ferguson to sue women's clothing company LuLaRoe

In a statement released on Friday, Washignton State Attorney General Bob Ferguson outlined his plans to sue LuLaRoe, a women's clothing company. Ferguson says the multi-level marketing business' bonus structure "constitutes a pyramid scheme." He says they also misled consultants with deceptive claims about the company's operating policies.

Idaho Attorney General warns of increase in various "impostor scams"

Idaho's Consumer Protection Division reports that there has been a significant increase in "impostor scams." Impostor scams can vary, but always include an individual pretending to be someone else to receive money from their targets. Attorney General Lawrence Wasden released a statement Thursday calling for Idahoans to stay vigilant. 

Washington state files lawsuit after FCC decision

On Thursday, the FCC voted to repeal Title II Net Neutrality regulations. On the same day, Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson, filed a lawsuit against the government entity because of their decision.

AG Ferguson talks travel ban at GU law school

While the Trump administration faces a roadblock on healthcare, a key campaign promise, a crowd at Gonzaga Law School looked back to the new president's first struggle: the temporary travel ban.

AARP - ID Theft

In 2012 alone, 16.6 million Americans—some seven percent of those age 16 and older—were victims of identity theft. According to the Online Trust Alliance, in 2013, there were 2,164 data breaches in which over 830 million records were exposed—including credit card numbers, email addresses, login credentials, social security numbers and other personal information. Clearly, there is a need for some kind of protective action for consumers.