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Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson speaks March 23, 2022, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash.  (AP Photo/Ted S.

$518M from opioid settlement starts heading to Washington

Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson speaks March 23, 2022, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash.  (AP Photo/Ted S.

October 3, 2022, 3:09pm Health

The first payments from a $518 million settlement with the nation’s three largest opioid distributors will begin reaching Washington communities in December, providing much-needed cash officials can use to hire first responders or direct toward prevention, treatment and other services, Attorney General Bob Ferguson said Monday. Read story

Former Washington State football coach Nick Rolovich, fired for failing to comply with a vaccine mandate Monday, intends to take legal action, according to his attorney on Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021.

Washington AG: Former WSU football coach Rolovich files $25M wrongful firing claim

Former Washington State football coach Nick Rolovich, fired for failing to comply with a vaccine mandate Monday, intends to take legal action, according to his attorney on Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021.

August 10, 2022, 7:37am College

Former Washington State University football coach Nick Rolovich filed a $25 million tort claim in April against the university, alleging he was wrongfully terminated last year after failing to comply with the state’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate. Read story

Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson speaks March 23, 2022, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash.  (AP Photo/Ted S.

Ferguson: Supreme Court decision won’t hurt Hanford workers

Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson speaks March 23, 2022, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash.  (AP Photo/Ted S.

June 21, 2022, 10:48am Latest News

While the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled against a 2018 state law that protected workers at a former nuclear weapons production site, Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson said an updated law passed earlier this year remains in place. Read story

Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson speaks March 23, 2022, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash. Months into a complex trial over their role in flooding Washington with highly addictive painkillers, the nation's three largest opioid distributors have agreed to pay the state $518 million. Ferguson announced the deal Tuesday, May 3, 2022. (AP Photo/Ted S.

Washington reaches $518M settlement with opioid distributors

Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson speaks March 23, 2022, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash. Months into a complex trial over their role in flooding Washington with highly addictive painkillers, the nation's three largest opioid distributors have agreed to pay the state $518 million. Ferguson announced the deal Tuesday, May 3, 2022. (AP Photo/Ted S.

May 3, 2022, 2:41pm Health

Months into a complex trial over their role in flooding Washington with highly addictive painkillers, the nation’s three largest opioid distributors agreed Tuesday to pay the state $518 million, with the vast majority being directed toward easing the addiction epidemic. Read story

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Washington launches new way to report illegal robocalls

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March 30, 2022, 7:35am Latest News

Robocalls aren’t just annoying — some are actually illegal. As of Tuesday, there’s a new way for Washingtonians to report them. Read story

Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson
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Washington AG Bob Ferguson sues Google, again, for alleged violations of political-ad transparency law

Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson
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February 25, 2021, 7:56am Business

Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson has again sued Google, alleging the tech giant has continued to flout Washington laws on political advertising transparency. Read story

Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson
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AG Bob Ferguson talks presidential transition and life after Trump

Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson
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November 23, 2020, 6:00am Latest News

Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson describes himself as a glass-half-full kind of guy. So his opinions on the issues of the day -- from the election to the future of America -- mostly have a hopeful tilt. Read story

FILE - In this Aug. 26, 2019, file photo, Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson speaks at a news conference in Seattle. Washington state sued Johnson &amp; Johnson on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020, claiming the company was negligent when it used deceptive marketing to say the drugs were effective for treating pain and were unlikely to cause addiction. The lawsuit filed Thursday says the company that supplies raw materials used to make opiates drove the pharmaceutical industry to recklessly expand the production of the drugs. (AP Photo/Ted S.

Attorney General Bob Ferguson calls for Washington law to track, report police use of deadly force

FILE - In this Aug. 26, 2019, file photo, Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson speaks at a news conference in Seattle. Washington state sued Johnson &amp; Johnson on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020, claiming the company was negligent when it used deceptive marketing to say the drugs were effective for treating pain and were unlikely to cause addiction. The lawsuit filed Thursday says the company that supplies raw materials used to make opiates drove the pharmaceutical industry to recklessly expand the production of the drugs. (AP Photo/Ted S.

July 1, 2020, 8:41am Latest News

Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson on Tuesday recommended the state Legislature fortify police accountability laws by requiring law enforcement agencies to collect detailed information about use of deadly force and share it publicly. Read story

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AG: Vancouver district discipline rates higher for students of color, those with disabilities

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October 23, 2019, 5:16pm Clark County News

Vancouver Public Schools' discipline practices keep a higher proportion of students of color and students with disabilities out of school than their white and non-disabled peers, according to an investigation by the state Attorney General's Office. Read story

Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson talks to reporters Aug. 26 during a news conference in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S.

AG sues two Vancouver companies over robocalls, advertising tactics

Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson talks to reporters Aug. 26 during a news conference in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S.

September 24, 2019, 6:27pm Business

The state Attorney General’s Office announced Tuesday that it has filed a lawsuit against two Vancouver air-duct cleaning companies, accusing them of making more than 13 million robocalls and using deceptive advertising tactics. Read story