Attorney General Mark Herring

Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring. (Photo by Zach Gibson/Getty Images)

Va. AG Herring Launching Effort Aimed at Predatory Lending

Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring is launching an effort aimed at combatting predatory lending.

03/26/2015

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Va. Senate Panel Votes to Override AG on In-State Tuition

Legislation is advancing in the Virginia Senate to bar undocumented immigrants from attending state colleges at in-state tuition rates.

01/15/2015

The government is now interpreting federal law to explicitly prohibit workplace discrimination against transgender individuals. (Photo by Sarah Rice/Getty Images)

Sexual Orientation Won’t be Added to Hate Crimes in Va.

A bill to add sexual orientation to the definition of hate crimes is dead in Virginia.

01/14/2015

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Virginia Sues Highway Guardrails Manufacturer

Virginia sued a Texas company for selling the state “unapproved highway safety equipment” that was recently taken off the market, Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring said Thursday.

12/11/2014

Some same-sexcouples in Virginia wasted no time getting hitched Monday after the Supreme Court’s decision to clear the way for five states to legalize gay marriage. (Cameron Thompson/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Same-Sex Couples Waste No Time Marrying in Va. After Supreme Court Decision

Some same-sex Virginia couples wasted no time getting hitched Monday afternoon after the Supreme Court’s decision to clear the way for five states to legalize gay marriage.

10/06/2014

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

GOP Seeks Investigation of McAuliffe Appointment

Virginia Republicans want an investigation into Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s appointment of a longtime GOP operative to the state Alcoholic Beverage Control board.

02/06/2014

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New AG Drops Outside Firms to Represent McDonnell

Attorney General Mark Herring says the state is no longer going to pay outside law firms to represent former Republican Gov. Bob McDonnell and his staffers.

01/16/2014