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12:00 pm
Tue May 6, 2014

Conway First Democrat To Enter 2015 Governor's Race

Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway has officially entered the 2015 governor's race.
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Democratic Attorney General Jack Conway says he is running for governor in 2015.

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5:14 pm
Thu March 13, 2014

Beshear Hires Private Firm In Same-Sex Marriage Legal Case

Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear
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Gov. Beshear contracted with a private law firm to represent him in appealing a judge's decision allowing state recognition of same-sex marriages.

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10:35 am
Mon November 11, 2013

AG To Argue Case Before Kentucky Supreme Court

Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway
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Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway says he will argue a case over the powers of his office before the state Supreme Court this week.

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8:41 am
Tue February 26, 2013

Ky. Homeowners Receive $55.5M in Settlement Relief

FRANKFORT, Ky. - More than $55.5 million in relief has gone to hundreds of Kentucky homeowners in the national mortgage foreclosure settlement.
 
Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway said in a statement that a recent report from the independent settlement monitor also indicates that mortgage servicers were processing more than $2 million in additional claims for Kentucky borrowers, for a total of $57.5 million.
 
The 1,562 borrowers received an average of $35,534. The relief was provided by Ally/GMAC, Bank of America, Citi, Chase and Wells Fargo through Dec. 31.

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3:29 pm
Mon January 28, 2013

Suit Labels Fortune Hi-Tech Marketing Pyramid Scheme

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway is calling an international marketing company headquartered in Lexington one of the most prolific pyramid schemes operating in North America. Legal action was taken today against Fortune Hi-Tech Marketing.

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2:34 pm
Wed January 16, 2013

Kentucky Attorney General Sues Spencerian College for Alleged Job Placement Misrepresentation

FRANKFORT — Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway has sued Spencerian College for allegedly misrepresenting job placement numbers to consumers.

Conway said Wednesday at a news conference in Frankfort that the for-profit school violated the Kentucky Consumer Protection Act by making unfair, false and deceptive statements regarding the hiring rates of its students.

Spencerian operates two Kentucky campuses — one in Lexington and one in Louisville.

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11:13 am
Mon January 14, 2013

Conway Says He's Taking A Serious Look At Gubernatorial Run

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- One of Kentucky's most recognizable political figures is letting a bevy of would-be candidates know they may have to get past him if they want to be the state's next governor.

Democratic Attorney General Jack Conway told The Associated Press he's taking "a very, very serious look" at running in the 2015 election, a move that could ward off some potential challengers for his party's nomination to replace Gov. Steve Beshear.

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8:02 am
Fri August 31, 2012

Ky. Homeowners Receive Mortgage Help

FRANKFORT, Ky. - Hundreds of Kentuckians who have been through foreclosure or are struggling with high mortgage payments are getting help from the national mortgage foreclosure settlement.

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2:58 pm
Thu March 1, 2012

Conway Testifies Before Congress About Prescription Drug Abuse

WASHINGTON - Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway was in the nation’s capital Thursday to testify about prescription drug diversion in the Commonwealth.

Conway told lawmakers at a subcommittee hearing of the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee that prescription drug monitoring programs – or PDMPs -- are underutilized.

“If you want to know what you can do to help, help us get all 50 states up with PDMPs and with systems that talk to one another. We can do our jobs if we can get those systems up and running and if we can get the doctors to use them.”

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