The United States Department of Justice (DOJ), also known as the Justice Department, is a federal executive department of the U.S. government, responsible for the enforcement of the law and administration of justice in the United States, equivalent to the justice or interior ministries of other countries. The department was formed in 1870 during the Ulysses S. Grant administration.
The investigation of Gregory B. Craig, who served as White House counsel in the Obama administration, comes amid a growing crackdown by the Justice Department on illegal foreign lobbying. NYTimes.com - Published
According to a report by Reuters, on Friday, the United States Justice Department said that a former US Defense Intelligence Agency officer pleaded guilty to attempted espionage for China. The officer,..
Attorney Moira Meltzer-Cohen says her client, former U.S. Army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning was taken to jail on Friday after a federal judge in Alexandria, Virginia, held her in contempt for..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - One of U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller's top prosecutors is leaving the Department of Justice, according to a National Public Radio report on Thursday, possibly signaling the.. Firstpost - Published Also reported by •WorldNews
The United States House of Representatives voted 420-0 to urge the Justice Department to publicly release the entirety of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report into Russian interference in the 2016.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •CBS News
The DOJ and U.S. Marshals Services say their policies prohibit releasing booking photos because doing so doesn't serve the agencies' needs if the person has already been apprehended.
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Fifty people in six states were accused by the Justice Department on Tuesday of taking part in a major college admission scandal. They include Hollywood actresses, business leaders and elite college.. NYTimes.com - Published
Federal authorities said more than 40 people, including several celebrities ranging from actresses to CEOs, were arrested on Tuesday as part of a national college admissions cheating scam, including.. WorldNews - Published
U.S. Attorney Andrew Lelling announced criminal charges against 50 people in what he called "the largest college admissions scam ever prosecuted by the Department of Justice." Among those charged were.. CBS News - Published
Hundreds of military veterans are suing 3M, claiming the company knowingly sold defective earplugs. The complaints come after the Department of Justice settled a lawsuit with the company in July. Dr... CBS News - Published