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Volume 8, Number 13

Musings on the U.S. Supreme Court Term at the Halfway
Dan Schweitzer, NAAG Supreme Court Counsel
At press time, the U.S. Supreme Court had issued 19 opinions, 12 of which were unanimous. With potentially history-making cases on the horizon, this article provides an analysis on the Supreme Court Term thus far.
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New Hawaii Attorney General Appointed
With the election of a new governor in Hawaii comes the appointment of a new attorney general. Meet Attorney General Doug Chin who was confirmed by the state Senate in February.
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Decisions Affecting the Powers and Duties of Attorneys General
Emily Myers, NAAG Antitrust Counsel and Powers and Duties Counsel
This article reports on recent decisions across the country affecting the powers and duties of state attorneys general.
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New Supreme Court Fellows Join NAAG
The NAAG Supreme Court Fellows program gives deputy and assistant attorneys general an opportunity for direct and rigorous exposure to the practices of the U.S. Supreme Court. Meet the two fellows who are working with the NAAG Supreme Court counsel during the winter term.
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Consumer Protection and the CFPB: What's In Store?
Mark M. Neil, NAGTRI Program Counsel
While the state attorneys general are the leading force in consumer protection, it is necessary to maintain awareness of what the various federal agencies and others may be planning in regard to rules and regulations. Delve into the consumer protection issues that federal agencies have on their agendas including the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, mortgages, prepaid cards, and more.
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It's a Bird. It's a Plane. No, It's a Drone! State Statutes Now in Place
Hedda Litwin, NAAG Cyberspace Law Counsel
There is no doubt that unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), commonly known as drones, hold vast potential for both commercial and law enforcement use. However, in the absence of federal regulation, states are exploring and enacting new statutes to address the various issues with drone operations.
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April NAAG Summit Tackles Digital Issues
NAAG President and Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood will host his Presidential Initiative Summit April 12-14 in Biloxi, Miss. The theme is "Protecting Our Digital Lives: New Challenges for Attorneys General." Attendees will explore the promise and challenges of 3D printing, law enforcement collaboration in the cloud, issues regarding digital currency, and more. Make plans to attend.
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FDA Tobacco Fellowship- Compliance and Enforcement
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is offering mid-career professionals a unique opportunity to spend 12 months working in the Office of Compliance and Enforcement within FDA's Center for Tobacco Products. Learn more about this rewarding fellowship opportunity.
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AG Spotlight

Maura Healey, Massachusetts Attorney General

Maura Healey was sworn in as attorney general of Massachusetts in January 2015.