Attorney General Seeks Info on Election Tampering in North Carolina
February 20North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein has sent a letter to U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen asking for information on election security and possible tampering in North Carolina following last week's indictment of 13 Russian nationals and three Ru…
AG demands information on Atrium, UNC Health deal: ‘We need details’
February 19North Carolina’s attorney general is demanding more details on a proposed combination between Atrium Health and UNC Health Care, saying it’s impossible for his office to review the deal off the little information he’s been given.
State AG leads national coalition to protect victims of sexual harassment in workplace
February 19North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein and Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi led a bipartisan coalition of 56 attorneys general Monday to urge House of Representatives and Senate leaders to enact legislation that protects victims of sexual harassment in the workplace.
NC Attorney General Opposes Federal Tips Plan
February 7North Carolina Attorney General, Josh Stein, along with Attorneys General in over a dozen states oppose a federal Department of Labor proposal to let employers control the tips of some hourly employees.
State Attorney General Talks Opioid Addiction's Affects on the Prison System at Local Dinner
February 7North Carolina’s Attorney General Josh Stein paid a visit to Wilmington tonight. All in an effort to help address opioid abuse and its affects on people leaving the state prison system. Stein spoke at LINC’s celebration dinner in downtown Wilmington. LINC stands for Leading Into …
Attorney General Josh Stein Asks the Trump Administration Not to Open Up the Coast to Offshore Drilling
February 7“Thousands of North Carolinians and 30 coastal communities have voiced their opposition to drilling off North Carolina’s shores,” Stein said in a release. “I will do everything I can, including taking legal action, if necessary, to fight on behalf of our people, econo…
Stein talks student loans, drug abuse, assaults on campus
January 30North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein has started a series of appearances on college campuses to speak about issues facing students.
NC sues drugmaker accused of bribing doctors to prescribe powerful opioid spray
January 23Attorney General Josh Stein filed a lawsuit on Thursday against Insys Therapeutics, an Arizona-based pharmaceutical company that he accused of illegally pushing a fentanyl-based cancer pain medication at headache clinics in North Carolina to fatten company coffers.
A.G. Stein Says Duke - Not Customers - Should Pay For Coal Ash Cleanups
January 23North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein is opposing Duke Energy's request to charge ratepayers for the costs of cleaning up its coal ash dumps around the state.
AG Stein: More training needed to continue fight against human trafficking
January 23In a news conference at the Salvation Army of Wake County, Stein said his office, along with partners like Project Fight, one of the leaders in the state at fighting human trafficking, are working to better train and equip the public to help.