Stories tagged: U.S. Justice Department
TUESDAY, JULY 12, 2016, 9:25 P.M.
Lynch deflects questions about Clinton emails
Republican lawmakers Tuesday lambasted Attorney General Loretta Lynch over her refusal to discuss the details of the Justice Department’s recent decision not to prosecute Hillary Clinton for using a private …
FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2016, 1:50 P.M.
Justice Dept. opposes release of Clinton aide’s immunity deal
The Justice Department said Friday it doesn’t want the public to see its immunity deal with a former government employee who installed the private email server in Hillary Clinton’s basement, …
THURSDAY, MARCH 17, 2016, 7:03 P.M.
Feds file antitrust suit to block California newspaper sale
The U.S. Justice Department sued Thursday to block Tribune Publishing Co. from buying the bankrupt Orange County Register and another Southern California newspaper, arguing the $56 million sale would end …
THURSDAY, DEC. 11, 2014, 5:36 P.M.
Tribes can grow and sell marijuana on their lands, Justice Department says
Indian tribes can grow and sell marijuana on their lands as long as they follow the same federal conditions laid out for states that have legalized the drug, the U.S. …
THURSDAY, APRIL 10, 2014, 9:24 A.M.
DOJ: Serious problems found in Albuquerque police
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The U.S. Justice Department says the embattled Albuquerque Police Department engaged in “patterns of excessive force” and believes the force violated the U.S. Constitution.
MONDAY, JULY 22, 2013, 10:51 A.M.
US sues Fla. over disabled kids in nursing homes
MIAMI — The U.S. Justice Department is suing Florida, accusing the state of unnecessarily keeping children with disabilities in nursing homes.
TUESDAY, OCT. 5, 2010
Grant will go to police firing range
City leaders on Monday agreed to spend a federal grant on a firing range rather than divert it to prevent officer layoffs. Police officials have long argued that the city’s …
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 22, 2010
Tribes, feds meet to discuss crime law
It will take more than an act of Congress to end the scourge of reservation crime in Indian country, the Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians was told Tuesday. “We cannot …
THURSDAY, JULY 29, 2010
Judge pulls key pieces from immigration law
PHOENIX – A federal judge stepped into the fight over Arizona’s immigration law at the last minute Wednesday, blocking the heart of the measure and defusing a confrontation between police …
WEDNESDAY, JULY 28, 2010, 10:20 A.M.
Judge blocks parts of Arizona immigration law
A federal judge dealt a serious rebuke to Arizona’s toughest-in-the-nation immigration law today when she put most of the crackdown on hold just hours before it was to take effect.