|2017-04-07||California AG Freedom of Information Act Request to EPA Head Scott Pruitt||Environmental Ethics||Other||
California sent a Freedom of Information Act Request to the EPA for documents related to EPA head Scott Pruitt’s conflicts of interest.
|2016-12-22||At-Home Drug Disposal Kits||Water Pollution||Other||
Connecticut AG partnered with other government and private entities to provide kits for the safe disposal of prescription medication, one goal being to reduce water pollution.
|2016-10-01||Amendments to Proposition 65 Regulations||Pesticides & Toxics||Other||
California Attorney General amended regulations under Proposition 65, a California disclosure law related to exposure to toxic chemicals.
|2016-05-18||Green 20 State AG Coalition||Climate Change Mitigation||Other||
Group of 17 state AGs and Former Vice President Al Gore announced a coalition of states committed to taking creative steps to combat climate change, including investigations into fossil fuel companies and climate-related disclosures.
|California, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Illinois, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Mexico, New York, Oregon, Rhode Island, U.S. Virgin Islands, Vermont, Virginia, Washington|
|2015-12-04||New York ExxonMobil Investigation||Disclosures, Energy||Lawsuit vs. Private Actors, Other||
Investigation into whether ExxonMobil’s activities in the climate science sphere constitutes a violation of New York’s Martin Act, which prohibits publicly traded companies from misleading investors.
|2015-09-03||Michigan Petroleum Pipeline Task Force||Energy, Natural Resources||Other||
Michigan AG convened the Michigan Petroleum Pipeline Task Force to investigate the safety of the Straits pipelines.
|2010-12-03||Golden Gate Audubon Society v. NextEra Wind||Energy, Wildlife||Other||
After years of litigation and settlement attempts between environmental and wind turbine industry groups, the California AG’s office stepped in and brokered a settlement to protect migratory birds.