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February 26, 2020- Tamuning, Guam- The Office of the Attorney General (OAG) has filed suit against Teleguam Holdings, commonly known as GTA, for illegally passing the Business Privilege Tax (BPT) on to customers and creating the false impression that BPT is a mandatory surcharge the government imposes on customers. “Businesses are required to pay BPT,…
Attorney General Camacho urges FCC to provide E-Rate funds to increase students’ internet access during the pandemic; Superintendent Fernandez voices support, encourages equitable internet access
February 26, 2020- Tamuning, Guam- Attorney General Leevin Taitano Camacho joined 30 attorneys general in urging the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to fund internet connectivity and internet-enabled devices to K-12 students who are learning online at home or other locations as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. “We have transformed our kitchens, garages, bedrooms, cars,…
February 26, 2021-Tamuning, Guam – To kick off National Consumer Protection Week (Feb. 28 – March 5, 2021) Attorneys General Edward Manibusan and Leevin T. Camacho announced collaboration between their offices to spread awareness on topics and laws that affect consumers throughout the Marianas. Attorney General Edward Manibusan said, “We are excited for this important…
About Attorney General Leevin Taitano Camacho
Throughout his career, Attorney General Leevin Taitano Camacho has been an advocate for everyday people. From teaching in the Guam public school system, working with low-income communities in Seattle and Boston, and fighting to protect Pagat Village, Attorney General Camacho has acted in the service of people.
Attorney General Camacho attended John F. Kennedy High School and the University of Washington. After graduating from Boston University School of Law, he clerked for the Supreme Court of Guam before entering private practice.
Attorney General Camacho was in private practice for 12 years before being elected. During that time, he handled over 100 criminal cases and over 15 Supreme Court of Guam appeals. He assisted the governments of Guam and the CNMI in reviewing complex environmental impact studies. He has also litigated several land rights and environmental justice cases, including a lawsuit to stop the construction of a firing range complex over Pagat Village and a case challenging the proposed development of a high-rise tower in southern Guam. He was also local counsel in a national lawsuit seeking to extend voting rights to U.S. citizens living in the territories.