Are these white men going to care about #MissingDCGirls?
Black legislators are urging the Department of Justice to help police find the children who have gone missing in Washington, D.C. Of this year’s 501 cases of missing juveniles, many of them black or Hispanic girls, 22 cases were unsolved...Show More Summary
A federal assessment of the Minnesota police department involved in the fatal shooting of Philando Castile will include a look at traffic stops. The Department of Justice's Office of Community … Click to Continue »
It wasn’t fake news and couldn’t be called that; we all watched it together. FBI Director James B. Comey, testifying before the House Intelligence Committee, said that neither the FBI or the Justice Department had any information that President Barack Obama ever ordered Donald Trump’s phones tapped at Trump Tower. Show More Summary
Duncan Hunter, the California representative who voted last January for an ultimately thwarted effort to gut the Office of Congressional Ethics that once investigated him, is now being investigated by the Department of Justice. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Edward Adams, Howard E. Buhse Professor of Finance and Law at the University of Minnesota Law School, has been indicted for stealing $4.4 million from investors and paying $2.5 million to his own law firm. Department of Justice Press Release, University of Minnesota Law Professor Charged In Multi-Million Dollar Corporate...
The U.S. Justice Department is reported to be preparing a case that would accuse North Korea of being behind the hacking and subsequent theft of $81 million from Bangladesh’s Central Bank in 2016. First reported in February last year,...Show More Summary
Word came down a few weeks ago that AT&T and subsidiary DirecTV were close to settling the Justice Department’s lawsuit against them, and that settlement is now official. Notably, the settlement doesn’t require AT&T/DirecTV to add TimeWarner Cable’s Dodgers channel SportsNet LA, which was at the heart of this issue. Show More Summary
Government corruption has been in general decline over the past two decades, but the trend might've been difficult for the average American to notice.
The U.S. Justice Department on Thursday settled its lawsuit with AT&T, resolving claims that a high-level DirecTV executive illegally colluded with other pay-TV companies in Southern California to block the rollout of the Los Angeles Dodgers’ cable sports channel in 2014. As part of the settlement,...
UPDATED, 3:30 PM: The Justice Department said today that it has reached a settlement in the case of information swaps involving AT&T’s DirecTV and rival pay TV outlets about talks to broadcast Los Angeles Dodgers games in SoCal. Reuters...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON ? The former top official at the Obama Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division is taking over the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, a 67-year-old organization sometimes described as the lobbying arm of the...Show More Summary
Sandra Black did the right thing — and was fired. Her bosses at Savannah River Nuclear Solutions (SRNS), a Department of Energy contractor, did the wrong thing, repeatedly. For them — no apparent consequences. While Savannah River is the villain in this saga, it also points to neglect in the department’s protection of whistleblowers at […]
U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-Alpine) is under criminal investigation by the Department of Justice for allegedly misspending hundreds of thousands of dollars in campaign funds. The House Ethics Committee disclosed the investigation Thursday in a news release explaining why it was not pursuing its...
Black members of Congress are calling for the Justice Department to help police investigate a large number of missing children in Washington, D.C. The District of Columbia logged 501 cases … Click to Continue »
A GOP congressman is under criminal investigation by the Justice Department over possible campaign violations.
The Department of Justice has begun to investigate Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Calif., for allegedly violating campaign finance laws, according to a statement from the House Ethics Committee. The congressman has denied any wrongdoing. Hunter has come under investigation for accusations that he used...
The Obama administration's top civil rights lawyer will lead a coalition of civil and human rights organizations at a time when they fear the Justice Department will soften its stance … Click to Continue »
Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-CA) is under criminal investigation by the Justice Department over alleged campaign finance violations, Politico reports. San Diego Union-Tribune: “The Department of Justice has not made public the existence of an investigation, nor detailed what crimes it [...]
Per a letter from the House Ethics Committee, Rep. Duncan Hunter (D-CA) is currently being investigated by the Department of Justice over possible campaign finance violations.