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September 24, 2021- Tamuning, Guam- Lawrence Vincent C. Fergurgur was sentenced today to four years incarceration by Judge Alberto E. Tolentino on a conviction of assault with intent to commit criminal sexual conduct on a four-year-old girl in 2020. In June, former Prosecuting Attorney Courtney Scalice secured the conviction through a plea agreement approved by…
Several potential applicants for the Chief Medical Examiner position announced at the Commission on Post-Mortem Examinations meeting
September 23, 2021- Tamuning, Guam- The Commission on Post-Mortem Examinations announced today during its broadcasted hearing that there are several applicants who have been rated eligible for the Chief Medical Examiner (CME) position. Attorney General Leevin T. Camacho and Dr. John Taitano from the Guam Medical Society were appointed to the Search Committee and are…
September 9, 2021- Tamuning, Guam – The man who was convicted for submitting falsified documents to Guam’s Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) Program will spend 30 days in jail for attempting to defraud the government-funded program. Judge Vernon P. Perez sentenced George Chambers today following arguments presented by Prosecutor Dannis Le, who argued for eight months…
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.