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Bob Ley Sick Of The Farce That Is FIFA, Rips Up Agenda

11 hours agoSports : Deadspin

FIFA held its presidential election in Zurich today—two days after the United States Justice Department arrested a number of its officials on various charges—but it had a few additional issues to discuss beforehand. ESPN’s Bob Ley, who...Show More Summary

Article: FIFA Frantically Announces 2015 Summer World Cup In United States

2 days agoHumor : The Onion

ZURICH—After the Justice Department indicted numerous executives from world soccer’s governing body on charges of corruption and bribery, frantic and visibly nervous officials from FIFA held an impromptu press conference Wednesday to announce that the United States has been selected to host this summer’s 2015 World Cup. Show More Summary

Why It Took the USA to Bust FIFA

2 days agoNews : Newsweek: US

America does care about soccer, after all. On Wednesday morning, the United States Justice Department (DOJ) placed FIFA, the world governing body of soccer, into a penalty phase. With help from law enforcement officials in Switzerland,...Show More Summary

IRS Dude Burns FIFA With This Corny Soccer Pun (Video)

Earlier we told you about how the United States Justice Department and Swiss officials have teamed up to lay the smackdown on nine FIFA officials who are being arrested and extradited on a number of charges, including bribery, money laundering, racketeering, and wire fraud. The Department of Justice in the United States has since held […]

FIFA corruption arrests: Leading officials indicted, Sepp Blatter unscathed so far

The United States Department of Justice has apprehended 10 individuals in connection with a corruption scandal, many of them high-ranking FIFA officials. Swiss officials are conducting their own investigation in conjunction with theShow More Summary

Loretta Lynch quickly summarises the FIFA corruption investigation [Video]

This video shows United States Department of Justice attorney general Loretta Lynch effectively summarising what the FIFA corruption investigation entails. Leaders of FIFA and other governmental organisations under the FIFA umbrellaShow More Summary

Nike become implicated in the FIFA corruption scandal [Tweets]

Did she just say Nike bribed FIFA execs?! — 101 Great Goals (@101greatgoals) May 27, 2015 When United States Department of Justice attorney general Loretta Lynch said that a sports apparel company was under investigation for deals with the Brazilian national team, everybody knew who she was talking about. Show More Summary

9 things we learned from the FIFA corruption investigation press conference

A few hours after the United States Department of Justice announced the apprehension of FIFA officials in connection with their criminal investigation into corruption in the world of soccer, the key figures behind the case gave a press...Show More Summary

Reports: Justice Department Brings The Goddamn Hammer Down On FIFA

2 days agoSports : Deadspin

According to reports in both the Wall Street Journal ($) and New York Times, a number of FIFA officials were just arrested in Zurich, Switzerland, and according to the Times are expected to be extradited to the United States where they...Show More Summary

Six Chinese nationals charged with economic espionage by U.S.

The United States Department of Justice has accused six Chinese nationals, including three university professors, of stealing sensitive mobile phone technology and trade secrets. [ more › ]

Airport baggage handlers accused of flying drugs throughout US

last weekNews : The Raw Story

Fourteen people, including several airport baggage handlers, have been charged in a scheme to transport drugs across the United States using carry-on luggage, the Justice Department said. Three baggage handlers at the Oakland International Airport in California who were able to bypass security...

Police Reform: Does Anything Work?

After the riots in Baltimore, and then the sudden, unexpected criminal charges against six police officers in the death of Freddie Gray, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake asked the United States Department of Justice to conduct an audit of her police department and make recommendations for reform. Show More Summary

Citi may end up pleading guilty to currency market manipulation

Citi warned, in a regulatory statement filed in the United States, that it is could plead guilty to Department of Justice allegations over currency market manipulation. It said: "A resolution with the Department of Justice could include...Show More Summary

DOJ to review secret cell phone tracking programs, reveal information on usage

The United States Department of Justice has reportedly decided that the use of controversial cell phone tracking devices --?widely known as "stingrays" --?by its agencies must be more closely monitored, and is preparing to launch an extensive internal review while publicly revealing more details about the secret programs.

SHARPTON to Hold March on Washington – To Demand DOJ Takeover of US Police Departments

Sharpton calls for Justice Department Takeover of US Police The Rev. Al Sharpton in Baltimore Thursday called for the Justice Department to step in and take over policing in the United States and hold bad officers accountable. From the video– … Continue reading ?

US ‘Disappointed’ With Austria’s Refusal to Extradite Ukrainian Oligarch

The US Department of Justice has filed an appeal following a rejection by a Vienna court to extradite influential Ukrainian oligarch Dmytro Firtash to the United States, where he faces corruption charges.

Lynch Takes Helm of DOJ, Promises 'Even Greater Heights'

Loretta Lynch was sworn in on Monday as the 83rd attorney general of the United States at a ceremony at the Department of Justice, which she vowed to lead "to even greater heights."       

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Supreme Court to Justice Department: No, the Fourth Amendment Is Not a "Useless Piece of Paper"

Any news that the Fourth Amendment is still being actively enforced by the courts is good news. At oral argument in Rodriguez v. United States, a case involving drug-sniffing dogs, Justice Sotomayor urged that if the arguments made by...Show More Summary

Typical – Democrat State Auditor Indicted On Tax Fraud

Guest post by Michael Strickland Troy X. Kelley, Washington state Auditor, has been indicted on 10 counts of tax fraud, and is being prosecuted by the United States Department Of Justice. From a press release put out by the DOJ: … Continue reading ?

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