Stories tagged: bob ferguson
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 6, 2017
Washington, other states challenge President Donald Trump’s decision to end DACA unless Congress passes legislation.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 6, 2017
Fifteen states, including Washington, and the District of Columbia have filed a lawsuit in New York challenging President Donald Trump’s plan to end a program protecting young immigrants from deportation.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 4, 2017
Washington’s governor and attorney general are threatening legal action if President Donald Trump ends a program shielding immigrants brought to the U.S. illegally as children from deportation.
Mon., Sept. 4, 2017
Washington state’s attorney general is threatening legal action if President Donald Trump ends a program that protects young immigrants brought into the U.S. illegally as children.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 16, 2017
State leaders try to set U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions straight on Washington pot system.
Sun., Aug. 6, 2017
Why is the attorney general ignoring his own task force, cherry-picking data, using outdated information and raising the specter of a federal shutdown? Possibly because he holds the outdated view …
UPDATED: Fri., May 12, 2017
The Spokane County Democratic Party faces a lawsuit from the Washington attorney general for failing to report campaign contributions and expenses on time.
UPDATED: Tue., May 9, 2017
Washington sues Trump Administration over coal mining on federal lands.
Mon., May 8, 2017
State Attorney General Bob Ferguson has filed a campaign finance lawsuit involving the 2014 campaign for Grant County prosecutor.
UPDATED: Mon., May 1, 2017
Former Gov. Mike Lowry, 78, dies of complications of a stroke.
UPDATED: Thu., April 27, 2017
Sen. Mike Padden, Attorney General Bob Ferguson spar over how cities and counties should respond to federal requests for help with immigration enforcement.
UPDATED: Thu., April 13, 2017
College students would get more financial information on loans under state Senate bill
UPDATED: Fri., March 31, 2017
Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson has filed a civil lawsuit against anti-tax initiative promoter Tim Eyman and his organizations over their campaign finance practices.
UPDATED: Fri., March 24, 2017
A crowd of students and professors at Gonzaga University chuckled Friday afternoon when Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson took a jab at the Trump administration’s legal defense of the president’s …
UPDATED: Fri., March 10, 2017
Judge demands more information on whether the new executive order on immigration should be blocked or go forward.
UPDATED: Thu., March 9, 2017
President Trump’s new order limiting immigration should still be blocked by the federal injunction against his previous order, Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson said.
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017
Inslee, Ferguson say new Trump rules on immigration, refugees proves president’s first order was indefensible
State Attorney General Bob Ferguson says President Trump “capitulated” on travel ban with new order.
Sat., Feb. 25, 2017
Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson said the state is preparing for any federal crackdown on legal marijuana.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 24, 2017
The Justice Department wants a federal appeals court to put President Trump’s travel ban case on hold until he issues a new order, but the states who sued to stop …
Sun., Feb. 19, 2017
Washington state Solicitor General Noah Purcell has argued before packed courtrooms, but those crowds paled in comparison to the millions who heard him argue against President Donald Trump’s travel ban …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 17, 2017
Does being legal make it right? That’s a typical ethical dilemma we’re discussing this semester in the Ethics and Professional Practice class in the School of Design & Construction at …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 16, 2017
The Trump administration said in court documents on Thursday it wants a pause in the legal fight over its ban on travelers from seven predominantly Muslim nations, so it can …
Sun., Feb. 12, 2017
The legal challenge that would launch Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson into the vanguard of resistance against President Donald Trump’s travel ban was already in the works as Ferguson flew …
Sun., Feb. 12, 2017
Court fight over Trump’s immigration order is generating national attention for Gov. Jay Inslee and Attorney General Bob Ferguson.
Fri., Feb. 10, 2017
A federal appeals court has handed a resounding victory to Washington state and Minnesota in their challenge of President Donald Trump’s travel ban, finding unanimously that a lower court ruling …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 7, 2017
Two University of Washington students have filed a lawsuit, saying President Donald Trump’s executive order temporarily blocking immigrants from seven predominantly Muslim countries and all refugees from entering the country …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 6, 2017
Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee and Attorney General Bob Ferguson welcomed a passenger at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport who had been blocked by President Donald Trump’s immigration travel ban.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 3, 2017
A federal judge in Seattle halted major portions of President Trump’s immigration restrictions Friday afternoon.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 30, 2017
Washington sued the federal government in an effort to block President Trump’s executive order restricting immigration from seven Middle Eastern countries.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 25, 2017
Spokane area car dealership Greenacres Motors agrees to pay fines and penalties after admitting that allegations of a pattern of sexual harassment by its former owner and employee, Monte L. …