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With a Picked Lock and a Threatened Indictment, Mueller’s Inquiry Sets a Tone

| September 19, 2017 | 0 Comments




Robert S. Mueller III, the special counsel, has aggressively used warrants and subpoenas for the Russia investigation, sending a message in Washington.

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With a Picked Lock and a Threatened Indictment, Mueller’s Inquiry Sets a Tone

Trump Declines to Release List of His Visitors at Mar-a-Lago

| September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments




The administration’s refusal to turn over the names of people who met with the president at Mar-a-Lago, President Trump’s private club, escalates a legal battle.

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A Sheriff’s Bind: Cross the White House, or the Courts

| September 13, 2017 | 0 Comments





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Where Trump’s Hands-Off Approach to Governing Does Not Apply

| September 11, 2017 | 0 Comments





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Malaysian Leader, Under Corruption Cloud, Will Meet With Trump

| September 9, 2017 | 0 Comments




The White House visit by Prime Minister Najib Razak, who is being investigated by the Justice Department in a case involving billions in missing funds, may give him a political lift at home.

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Republicans Want to Sideline This Regulator. But It May Be Too Popular.

| September 1, 2017 | 0 Comments




The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has collected nearly $12 billion for 29 million consumers in refunds and canceled debts. Will it be defanged?

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Republicans Want to Sideline This Regulator. But It May Be Too Popular.

Justice Dept. Demands Data on Visitors to Anti-Trump Website, Sparking Fight

| August 15, 2017 | 0 Comments





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Sessions Emerges as Forceful Figure in Condemning Charlottesville Violence

| August 14, 2017 | 0 Comments




The attorney general earned cautious praise from critics for his early steps in denouncing white nationalism and opening a civil rights investigation.

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Right and Left React to the Justice Dept.’s Moves on Affirmative Action

| August 8, 2017 | 0 Comments




Writers from across the political spectrum weigh in on the news that the government may investigate college admissions programs that some say are discriminatory.

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Leak Investigations Triple Under Trump, Sessions Says

| August 4, 2017 | 0 Comments





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Justice Dept., Under Siege From Trump, Plows Ahead With His Agenda

| August 4, 2017 | 0 Comments





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Asian-Americans’ Complaint Prompted Justice Inquiry of College Admissions

| August 3, 2017 | 0 Comments




The Justice Department said it is gearing up to investigate a complaint by Asian-Americans about a college’s affirmative action admissions practices.

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Sessions Steers Clear of Trump’s ‘Joke’ About Police Use of Force

| August 2, 2017 | 0 Comments





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Sessions Calls Trump’s Remarks ‘Hurtful’ but Pledges to Press On

| July 28, 2017 | 0 Comments




In an interview with Fox News, the attorney general defended his choice to recuse himself from the Russia investigation and said he remained committed to doing his job.

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Sessions Calls Trump’s Remarks ‘Hurtful’ but Pledges to Press On

Scaramucci Calls for Inquiry After ‘Leak’ of Financial Form

| July 27, 2017 | 0 Comments




Anthony Scaramucci, the new White House communications director, who vowed to fire leakers, called for an investigation into the release of a financial form.

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In Trump’s World, ‘Very Weak’ Sessions Twists in Wind

| July 26, 2017 | 0 Comments





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AT&T’s Blockbuster Deal for Time Warner Hangs in Limbo

| July 9, 2017 | 0 Comments





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Booz Allen Hamilton Says It Is Under Federal Investigation

| June 16, 2017 | 0 Comments




The Virginia-based consultant said the Justice Department is reviewing its billing procedures in a civil and criminal investigation.

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Mueller, Known for Being Above the Fray, Is Now in the Thick of It

| June 16, 2017 | 0 Comments




His appointment as special counsel has thrown him into a political brawl, especially since his early hires include several prosecutors who have donated to Democrats.

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Mueller, Known for Being Above the Fray, Is Now in the Thick of It

Pence Hires Criminal Defense Lawyer to Aid Him in Investigations

| June 15, 2017 | 0 Comments





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Wells Fargo Is Accused of Making Improper Changes to Mortgages

| June 14, 2017 | 0 Comments




The bank denies allegations in lawsuits that it changed the loan terms of customers in bankruptcy without their knowledge, putting them at risk of default.

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Kansas Man Indicted on Hate Crime Charges in Shooting of Indian Immigrants

| June 10, 2017 | 0 Comments




Adam W. Purinton, 52, who is already facing a murder charge in Kansas, was indicted on federal charges in a February shooting that killed one man.

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Settlements for Company Sins Can No Longer Aid Other Projects, Sessions Says

| June 10, 2017 | 0 Comments




The attorney general signed an order this week to end the practice of requiring corporate wrongdoers to make payments to outside groups or causes.

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Intelligence Contractor Is Charged in First Leak Case Under Trump

| June 6, 2017 | 0 Comments





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Trump Grows Discontented With Attorney General Jeff Sessions

| June 6, 2017 | 0 Comments





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Husband of Kellyanne Conway Steps Back From Possible Justice Dept. Post

| June 2, 2017 | 0 Comments




George T. Conway III had been President Trump’s choice to lead the Justice Department’s civil division. He withdrew, citing family concerns.

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Justice Department Set to Start Tracking Police-Related Killings

| October 22, 2016 | 0 Comments



In the United States, statistics are kept on everything from how many people are killed in car crashes to how many were killed in elevators. The one thing that the government has never had the foresight to track is, how many people are killed by […]

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F.B.I. Employees With Ties Abroad See Security Bias

| January 3, 2015




An F.B.I. program aimed at reducing internal threats is said to be penalizing employees hired for their foreign language skills by subjecting them to higher scrutiny.




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Backing C.I.A. Tactics, Cheney Ramps Up Criticism of Senate Torture Report

| December 14, 2014




Former Vice President Dick Cheney mounted a spirited rebuttal to the Senate committee’s torture report, saying there was no comparison between the C.I.A.’s tactics and terrorists’ actions.




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Documents Shed New Light on Legal Wrangling Over Spying in U.S.

| December 13, 2014




Newly declassified documents show disagreement among judges on the secret surveillance court, and the Bush administration pushing forward with “innovative” solutions.

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