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Bush Justice Department

More FBI Privacy Violations Confirmed

AP | LARA JAKES JORDAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The FBI acknowledged Wednesday it improperly accessed Americans' telephone records, credit reports and Internet traffic in 2006, th...

Fired US Attorney: I Was Told My Firing "Was Political"

McClatchy | Marissa Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A longtime protege of President Bush told former U.S. Attorney David Iglesias that he was fired for political reasons and that he shouldn't fight his ...

Justice Department: Waterboarding Not Legal

Associated Press | Laurie Kellman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A senior Justice Department official says laws and other limits enacted since three terrorism suspects were waterboarded has eliminated the technique ...

Bush Nominates Torture Advocate To Senior Justice Post

NY Times | PHILIP SHENON and ERIC LICHTBLAU | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Justice Department lawyer who wrote a series of classified legal opinions in 2005 authorizing harsh C.I.A. interrogation techniques was renominate...

Supreme Court Hears Voter ID Law Challenge

Associated Press | Mark Sherman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Democrats and Republicans square off before the Supreme Court Wednesday over a law that requires voters to produce photo identification before they ca...

CREW: Bush Administration Lost More Than 10 Million Emails

CREW | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CREW's Anne Weismann told that the number of missing e-mails from the White House far surpasses the widely stated total of five million. It co...