Sep 30, 2015

On Tuesday, September 29 New Hampshire Attorney General Joseph Foster announced that the state is investigating a lawsuit against pharmaceutical companies that marketed prescription painkillers such as OxyContin to Granite State doctors.

Oct 27, 2015

On Monday, October 26 the New Hampshire Attorney General’s office announced they will not defend the state’s cap on school funding in a lawsuit from the Dover School District. 

House Speaker Shawn Jasper (R) and Senate President Chuck Morse (R) then joined the case to argue that the cap is constitutional.

Nov 06, 2015

New Hampshire has joined 17 states to defend the federal “Clean Power Plan” in court.

Many other states and industry groups have filed a lawsuit against the Clean Power Plan, which requires fossil fuel power plants to cut their carbon dioxide emissions.

Jan 25, 2016

The state attorneys general in New York and California are investigating whether Exxon Mobil Corp. misled investors and the public about climate change.

Apr 26, 2016

Attorney General Joe Foster has announced a partnership with U.S. Attorney Emily Gray Rice to charge drug dealers with murder for overdose deaths.

Jul 22, 2016

The New Hampshire Attorney General has joined a lawsuit with eleven other states to stop the merger of health insurers Anthem and Cigna.

Anthem is the nation’s second-largest health insurer.  Cigna is the nation’s fourth-largest health insurer.

Jul 26, 2016

The attorney appointed to represent the interests of the public in the Northern Pass approval process is holding five public workshops to identify the potential impact on scenic, historic, and cultural areas.

The Northern Pass is a proposed transmission line that would carry Canadian hydropower through New Hampshire.

Attorney General Joe Foster
Mar 09, 2017

New Hampshire Attorney General Joe Foster announced he will step down on March 31. 

Gov. Chris Sununu will choose Foster’s replacement.

While the Attorney General has no say in writing laws, he or she can shape policy by choosing which cases to pursue.

Governor Chris Sununu
Apr 18, 2017

Friday, April 14 marked Chris Sununu's 100th day as Governor of New Hampshire. Here's a round-up of his major actions so far.

May 25, 2016

Attorney General Joe Foster announced in December that his office was going to aggressively pursue holding drug dealers legally responsible for overdoses. The charge is called “death resulting” and it is less serious than a murder charge, however it could still result in life in prison.


©2017 Live Free or Die Alliance | The Live Free or Die Alliance is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.