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Peru prosecutors say ex-president Toledo bribed by Brazil's Camargo

LIMA (Reuters) - The Peruvian attorney general's office accused former president Alejandro Toledo on Friday of taking bribes from Brazilian construction firm Camargo Correa SA [PMORRC.UL] in exchange for a lucrative highway contract during his 2001-2006 term.

Texas Attorney General Will Appeal Decision Striking Down Ban on Dismemberment Abortions

With a consistent track record of hostility to pro-life legislation, the decision by U.S. District Judge Lee Yeakel of Austin striking down Texas’s Dismemberment Abortion Ban came as no surprise. Judge Yeakel’s 27-page -long decision followed a five-day bench trial in which several abortion clinics and abortionists maintained the ban constituted an “undue burden.” His […]

How Jeff Sessions Plans to End Medical Marijuana Before the Year Is Over

15 hours agoNews : Newsweek: US

"We’ve got other priorities we ought to be spending our resources on,” Alberto Gonzales, the attorney general for President George W. Bush, told Newsweek.

Longtime Gloucester County prosecutor gets new state job

A former longtime county prosecutor in southern New Jersey has taken a job with the state Attorney General's office. Dalton will now serve as an assistant attorney general with the … Click to Continue »

Fox News’ Judge Jeanine is Trump’s new BFF — and may be backseat driving his attacks on Jeff Sessions

yesterdayNews : The Raw Story

President Donald Trump has a new best friend in Fox News’ “Judge Jeanine” Pirro and it seems he trust her legal counsel more than he trusts his own attorney general. A Thursday Daily Beast report revealed that Trump has consulted her privately for her thoughts on political and...

LEAK: Gen. Michael Flynn Splits With Trump’s Lawyers — Is He Being Squeezed to Negotiate With Mueller?

Attorneys for retired Lieutenant General Michael Flynn have cut ties with President Trump’s legal team, raising questions if the former national security adviser is ‘cooperating with prosecutors or negotiating a deal’ with Robert Mueller in the Special Counsel’s Russia collusion investigation. Show More Summary

Guatemala prosecutors raid Millicom offices in graft probe

GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) - Guatemala's attorney general and a United Nations-backed commission against impunity in Guatemala searched the offices of Millicom International Cellular's local unit on Thursday as part of a corruption investigation.

Justice Dept. Orders Review of Background Check System for Gun Buyers

2 days agoNews : NYTimes: News

Jeff Sessions, the attorney general, said that the mass shooting in Texas this month showed that “relevant information may not be getting reported” to the database.

Jeff Sessions orders review of gun background check system

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday ordered a review of a government database used for background checks on gun buyers, after a man who killed 26 people in a Texas church was left off the system despite having a criminal record. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments

Investigation of fake net neutrality foes has been stymied by the FCC, New York Attorney General says

Hundreds of thousands of comments left on the FCC's website about net neutrality may be fake, according to New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman.

Investigation of fake net neutrality foes has been stymied by the FCC, New York Attorney General says

2 days agoTechnology : Post Tech

The reports started trickling out in May, in the weeks after the Federal Communications Commission had begun soliciting public comments on a proposal to repeal net neutrality rules that govern the flow of information on the Internet. A large number of messages lambasting the Obama-era regulation began appearing on the FCC's public forum with the same text. While it is […]

FCC Won't Help Uncover Identity Theft In Net Neutrality Comments, Says New York's Top Prosecutor

Photo. Getty This week, the US FCC finally unveiled its plans to kill net neutrality, and on the same day, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman publicly excoriated the agency for refusing to cooperate with his office's investigation into the hundreds of thousands of likely fake comments that were filed in support of ending the open web. More »      

State attorneys general bash plan to hike national park fees

A group of state attorneys general on Wednesday urged the National Park Service to scrap its proposal to more than double the entrance fee at 17 popular national parks. The … Click to Continue »

Sessions orders review of background check system for guns

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is ordering a far-ranging review of the FBI database containing information for use in background checks on prospective gun buyers. The move Wednesday comes after the … Click to Continue »

Pentagon Defends Conviction of General Who Stood Up For Fair Trials at Gitmo

2 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Marine Gen. John Baker backed defense attorneys who refused to work after discovering signs the government spied on them. While his conviction was upheld, his sentence wasn't.

FCC Faces Scrutiny For Refusing To Turn Over Evidence On Net Neutrality Comments

2 days agoNews : Huffington Post

New York's attorney general says the federal agency is holding up an investigation.

US gymnastics team doctor Nassar pleads guilty to criminal sexual conduct in Michigan court

2 days agoNews : The Raw Story

Larry Nassar, the former USA Gymnastics team doctor, pleaded guilty in a Michigan court on Wednesday to seven counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct. In a press statement Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette said Nassar had pleaded guilty in Michigan’s Ingham County court to felony...

Net neutrality repeal was decided after 'enormous numbers' of fake people sent messages of support for Trump administration

The profound and fundamental changes currently being made to the internet are being done partly on the basis of hundreds of thousands of fake people, according to New York's attorney general. This week, the Federal Communications Commission announced that it would repeal Obama-era protections that guaranteed net neutrality. Show More Summary

Has the Telecom Industry Just Been Busted for a Secret Lobbying Campaign to Kill Net Neutrality?

New York State's attorney general said FCC was targeted by fake lobbying, but it is obstructing his investigation. / > /--> / >   /--> It’s no surprise that the GOP-dominated Federal Communications Commission announced plans TuesdayShow More Summary

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