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Justice Department To Give Same-Sex Couples More Federal Privileges

Posted 02.08.2014 | Politics

By PETE YOST, The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — In an assertion of same-sex marriage rights, Attorney General Eric Holder is applying a land...

Agreement Reached In $13 Billion Settlement

AP | PETE YOST | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business

WASHINGTON (AP) — A person close to the talks says the Justice Department and JPMorgan Chase & Co. have reached agreement on all issues in a $13 bil...

Justice Department: Two Arrested In Seattle Terror Plot

AP | GENE JOHNSON | Posted 08.23.2011 | Crime

SEATTLE — The massacre at Fort Hood, Texas, and the ongoing war crimes prosecutions of Washington state soldiers helped inspire a terror plot in...

When "Terrorism" Becomes Farce: How the DOJ Blew a Case, Ripped Off Taxpayers, and Violated National Security Policy

Roger Warner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Roger Warner

The more information that has emerged in USA vs. Harrison U. Jack et. al., a preemptive arrest terrorism case in Sacramento, California, the more it looks as though the prosecution should be on trial instead of the defendants.

Was Alberto Gonzales Vindicated or Did Our Democracy Dodge a Bullet?

Judge H. Lee Sarokin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Judge H. Lee Sarokin

Integrity is what is needed in our top law enforcement officials, and that is what was so lacking in Alberto Gonzales. The Dannehy report as vindication? I think not.

Liz Cheney Visits the Sins of the Client on the Lawyer

Judge H. Lee Sarokin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Judge H. Lee Sarokin

The greatest lawyers in this country have represented traitors, serial murderers, rapists, deserters, corrupt politicians and scoundrels of every sort. Why are suspected terrorists' lawyers any different?

Justice Dept. Lawyers Agreed On Legality Of Harsh Interrogations

New York Times | SCOTT SHANE and DAVID JOHNSTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

When Justice Department lawyers engaged in a sharp internal debate in 2005 over brutal interrogation techniques, even some who believed that using to...