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
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
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
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 […]
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
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
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
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
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
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 › ]
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...
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 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
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 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 ?
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.
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."
I DON'T GET TOO CAUGHT UP ON THESE HEADLINES ABOUT THE WORLD OUTSIDE OF THE UNITED STATES I EVEN BLOW OFF THE MORE CONSISTENT "NON-MACHINE LEFTWING MEDIA" I LOOK AT MY "BLOG WATCH" - AND FACTOR IN WHAT IS OF MORE VALUE TO "THE WE ARE...Show More Summary
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
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 ?