In 2014, Insane Clown Posse filed a lawsuit against the FBI and U.S. Justice Department, insisting that the government's decision to classify their fan base—the infamous Juggalos—as a "loosely organized hybrid gang" in a 2011 FBI report was "unwarranted and unlawful." Their lawsuit was eventually dismissed that year, though they won a 2015 appeal. Show More Summary
CHANGE MORE OF THE SAME: Castro floated to replace resigning DNC Chairwoman. This is the same HUD Secretary Julian Castro who flouted the Hatch Act last month without so much as a shrug from the Justice Department, so he’d fit right...
The U.S. Department of Justice has filed a response in an ongoing legal battle with Microsoft over customer privacy. The federal government argues there’s no legal basis for consumers to know when investigators are intercepting their email. Microsoft filed suit against the U.S. government back in April. It is just the latest chapter in an […]
The Department of Justice said last week that it received dozens of “crimes reports” concerning unauthorized disclosures of classified information each year for most of the past several years, although only 18 such referrals were made in 2015. Show More Summary
Here we look at a letter from the Music Creators North America protesting the Department of Justice's recent decisions regarding full work licensing and partial withdrawals. ____________________________ Guest Post from Artist Rights Watch Dear Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Hesse: The following comments are submitted by Music Creators North America,...
Justice Department will sue to prevent the latest round of big health insurance mergers. That could be great news for consumers
The U.S. Justice Department sees a benefit to Americans purchasing coverage on public exchanges under the Affordable Care Act by suing to block Aetna's purchase of Humana and Anthem's proposed acquisition of Cigna.
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The Justice Department announced Friday that three Palm Beach, Florida men had been charged for conspiring to support ISIS. One... The post Justice Dept: Three Florida Men Arrested for Conspiracy to Support ISIS appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
These are words that I have never written--or thought--before and expect never to again: House Republicans are right. On July 11, House Republicans issued a report on an investigation into the Department of Justice's 2012 settlementShow More Summary
A 28-year-old man who threatened Blizzard employees with violence after his Heroes of the Storm account was silenced has been arrested, charged and may face jail time, the Justice Department has announced (via Polygon) Stephen Cebula,...Show More Summary
By Carl O'Donnell and Caroline Humer (Reuters) - The potential bust-up of two mega deals among America’s largest health insurance companies may have an unintended result - more mergers. The U.S. Department of Justice on Thursday sued...Show More Summary
“This is the largest single criminal health care fraud case ever brought against individuals by the Department of Justice,” said Leslie R. Caldwell, Assistant Attorney General the department’s criminal division, in a statement issued Friday. Continue reading ? The post Three charged in $1 billion Medicare fraud scheme appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Lawyers for "Zero Dark Thirty" screenwriter Mark Boal are urging the Department of Justice to refuse to cooperate with a military prosecutor's effort to obtain a copy of his recorded interviews with accused Army deserter Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl.
Three men from Palm Beach County, Florida have been charged with trying to support Daesh, according to the US Justice Department.
The United States Justice Department has concluded that the Malaysian prime minister is linked to the billions of dollars embezzled from the 1MDB. This news comes a year after investigative journalists first uncovered the possible connection. 1MDB stands for 1Malaysia Development Berhad. Show More Summary
The Department of Justice has attempted to use defendant's fingerprints to unlock their cell phones in criminal cases across the country. The attempts are often unsuccessful. In one case in Texas, prosecutors invoked the controversial All Writs Act when seeking access to a device.
The Justice Department complaint alleges that the money was stolen from a Malaysian government investment fund that Prime Minister Najib Razak oversaw.
Here an entertainment lawyer lends his perspective on a recent decision handed down by the Department of Justice, a decision which ignored the advice of copyright experts and served to further strip songwriters of their rights. _______________________________________ In this piece on MusicThinkTank, Wallace Collins examines the impact had by the...