Attorney General Mark Herring has concluded that Virginia's gay marriage ban is in violation of the US constitution and he will not defend it. The Virginia shift comes after federal judges recently struck down gay marriage bans in Utah and Oklahoma.
The Federal Trade Commission announced Wednesday that Apple Inc. had agreed to refund at least $32.5 million to unsuspecting parents who were charged for apps downloaded by their children without their consent.
Monster drinks: Prosecutors in New York and San Francisco are joining forces to investigate Monster drinks, the high-caffeine beverages that they say are marketed to children. The recently revealed alliance was formed last month.
While Gov. Chris Christie defended himself at a press conference Thursday, the US attorney for New Jersey announced he's looking into whether the closure of lanes leading to the GW Bridge violated any federal laws.
Insane Clown Posse: The rap-metal duo sued the FBI for describing their devoted fans, the Juggalos, as a dangerous gang. The Insane Clown Posse suit says that the FBI gang designation has tarnished reputations and hurt business.
Chicago's ban on the sale and transfer of firearms was declared unconstitutional by a federal judge, saying that while the government has a duty to protect its citizens, it's also obligated to protect constitutional rights, including the right to keep and bear arms for self-defense.