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In His Final Weeks, Trump Could Dole Out Many Pardons To Friends, Allies

Thursday, December 03, 2020

The president could shield his allies from some prosecution. Critics say Trump is trying to help cronies — and maybe himself — escape accountability.

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Some Speculate Trump Will Pardon More Allies Before Leaving Office

Wednesday, December 02, 2020

President Trump has demonstrated his willingness to use his pardon power to help out a political ally. That has fueled speculation he could issue a flurry of pardons before he leaves office.

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Justice Department Investigating Possible Bribery-For-Pardon Scheme

Tuesday, December 01, 2020

A document filed in federal court seems to show a probe into lobbying for a pardon and a related scheme to offer payment. Large swaths of the document, including names, are blacked out.

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Barr Makes John Durham, Investigating Russia Probe, A Special Counsel

Tuesday, December 01, 2020

The attorney general elevated the U.S. attorney for Connecticut in October but didn't disclose that move until now. It likely means Durham's work will continue into the new administration.

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Barr Says No Election Fraud Has Been Found By Federal Authorities

Tuesday, December 01, 2020

Attorney General William Barr said federal authorities have not uncovered any widespread fraud that might have affected the outcome of the 2020 election, contradicting President Trump.

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Barr: DOJ Has No Evidence Of Fraud Affecting 2020 Election Outcome

Tuesday, December 01, 2020

The attorney general told The Associated Press on Tuesday neither Justice Department attorneys nor the FBI have substantiated any of the various claims about so-called fraud.

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Trump Pardons Michael Flynn Despite Guilty Plea For Lying About Russia Contact

Thursday, November 26, 2020

President Trump has pardoned his first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, who spent years enmeshed in an often bizarre legal war with the government that sprang from the Russia investigation.

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Trump Pardons Former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

President Trump has issued a pardon to his former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn who pled guilty to lying to the FBI and then recanted.

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Trump Pardons Michael Flynn, Who Pleaded Guilty To Lying About Russia Contact

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

President Trump has pardoned his first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, who pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about his contacts with the Russian ambassador. It was announced on Twitter.

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Once Out Of Office, Trump Faces Significant Legal Jeopardy

Friday, November 20, 2020

The president already is the subject of investigations by New York officials, and he may be implicated by federal authorities as well. As a private citizen, he would no longer enjoy de facto immunity.

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Are There Still Any Threats To The Election?

Friday, October 30, 2020

Days away from the general election, NPR reporters discuss real and perceived election threats.

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8 People Charged Over Alleged Role In Chinese Government Operation In The U.S.

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

The Justice Department has announced charges against eight people over allegedly acting as Chinese government agents and taking part in an illegal Chinese law enforcement operation in the U.S.

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China Runs Illegal Intimidation Scheme Inside The U.S., DoJ Charges

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Five people have been arrested and others are facing criminal charges in what Justice Department leaders called a plot by China's government to lean on political opponents with threats and extortion.

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E. Jean Carroll Suit Against Trump To Proceed After Judge Rules Against DOJ

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

A federal judge says the government may not substitute itself for President Trump as the defendant in the matter and accordingly neutralize the case. So the suit against the president can proceed.

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Google Abuses Its Monopoly Power Over Search, Justice Department Says In Lawsuit

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

The antitrust lawsuit against Google is the most significant action the federal government has taken against a technology company in two decades. Google calls the lawsuit "deeply flawed."

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6 Russian Intelligence Officers Charged In High-Profile Cyberattacks

Monday, October 19, 2020

The Justice Department charged six Russian intelligence officers in a globe-spanning campaign of cyberattacks, ranging from damaging Ukraine's power grid to targeting the 2018 Olympics and more.

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DOJ Unveils More Sweeping Cyber-Charges Against Russian Intelligence Officers

Monday, October 19, 2020

Prosecutors linked the men with a globe-hopping campaign of sabotage, espionage and election interference. They work for the same spy agency that targeted the U.S. in 2016.

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Men In Alleged Kidnapping Plot Also Considered Targeting Virginia Governor, FBI Says

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Special Agent Richard Trask revealed the Virginia connection for the first time on Tuesday, testifying in federal court in Michigan.

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British ISIS Militants Charged In Killings Of American Hostages

Wednesday, October 07, 2020

The Justice Department has charged Alexanda Kotey and El Shafee Elsheikh over their alleged involvement in the torture and killings of four Americans held hostage by the Islamic State in Syria.

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DOJ To Charge 2 British Nationals Suspected Of Being ISIS Members

Tuesday, October 06, 2020

The Justice Department is expected to announce charges this week against two British nationals suspected of being part of an Islamic State cell accused of torturing and beheading Western hostages.

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