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Attorney General Eric Holder (L) talks with Capt. Ron Johnson / Photo by Pablo Martinez Monsivais-Pool/Getty Images
Attorney General Eric Holder (L) talks with Capt. Ron Johnson / Photo by Pablo Martinez Monsivais-Pool/Getty Images

A-G Holder Says Ferguson Visit Constructive

Attorney General Eric Holder calls his trip to troubled Ferguson, Missouri "constructive." In a Justice Department news conference, Holder vowed that the investigation into the death of an unarmed black teenager will be fair, thorough and independent

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Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images

The Latest From Ferguson, Missouri

Attorney General Eric Holder's trip to Ferguson, Missouri, Wednesday brings the full weight of the U.S. government to its investigation of the police shooting of unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown.

Holder is uniquely suited to the task of reassuring protesters that the case will be handled fairly

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Pho by Scott Olson / Getty Image
Pho by Scott Olson / Getty Image

Holder Orders Second Autopsy In Michael Brown Shooting

Attorney General Eric Holder on Sunday ordered a federal medical examiner to perform another autopsy on a black Missouri teenager whose fatal shooting by a white police officer has spurred a week of rancorous and sometimes-violent protests in suburban St

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Martha Coakley
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Coakley: Protections Still Exsist Around Abortion Clinics

Attorney General Martha Coakley is reminding patients and protesters of the legal protections that still exist around abortion clinics even after the U.S. Supreme Court's ruled the Massachusetts' 35-foot buffer zone law unconstitutional

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Getty Images

Mass. Will Pay $35 Million to Health Website Contractor

Massachusetts will pay the lead contractor on the state's hobbled health insurance website an additional $35 million to close out the contract.

That means the CGI Group, which has already been paid $17

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Ringuette family along with Mayor Jon Mitchell, Patraick Sullivan, and others at the family's new apartment.
Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Ringuette family along with Mayor Jon Mitchell, Patraick Sullivan, and others at the family's new apartment.

Local Family Buys First Home

A New Bedford family now has a place to call their own.

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Attorney General Martha Coakley takes questions from local business owners.
Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Attorney General Martha Coakley takes questions from local business owners.

Attorney General Talks About Education

The Attorney General was in town Friday to speak about the major effects on our local economy.

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US Senate candidate Democrat Martha Coak

Coakley in D.C. for Abortion Buffer Zone Hearings

Attorney General Martha Coakley says she's proud of her office's defense before the U.S. Supreme Court of the 35-foot protest-free zone outside Massachusetts abortion clinics.

Coakley was in Washington for the arguments Wednesday by two of her assistants

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US Senate candidate Democrat Martha Coak

Mass. AG Calls For Scrutiny Of Salaries For CEO’s Of Charities

 

Attorney General Martha Coakley is calling for greater transparency in the reporting of compensation for top executive of Massachusetts charities. 

Coakley made the comments after releasing a report that found the annual pay for the chief executives of 25 of Massachusetts' largest nonprofits ranged from $487,000 to $8.8 mi

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Coakley Warns Bay Staters About Telephone Fundraisers

 

Only 34 cents of every dollar collected by professional solicitors in Massachusetts in 2012 ended up with the charities they were representing.

That's according to a new report by Attorney General Martha Coakley.

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