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House Dems Say They're Looking Into Political Influence At Justice Department

Friday, February 28, 2020

Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., has asked for access to witnesses and documents as part of what he calls a look into whether the White House has been interfering with justice.

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Judge Weighs Roger Stone's Bid For A New Trial As Trump Attacks Her On Twitter

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Roger Stone, a self-styled "dirty trickster" and longtime adviser to President Trump, is expected to appeal. The president, meanwhile, has left open the door to a possible pardon for Stone.

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Spotlight Lands On Amy Berman Jackson, Judge In Stone Case, After A Lengthy Career

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Jackson has been a player in Washington, D.C.'s legal world for three decades and now is center stage amid disputes over Roger Stone and the independence of the Justice Department.

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Roger Stone Sentenced To Over 3 Years In Prison

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Roger Stone, a longtime political operative and ally of President Donald Trump, was sentenced in federal court Thursday to 40 months in prison by Judge Amy Berman Jackson.

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Roger Stone Sentenced To More Than 3 Years Amid Furor Over Trump And DOJ

Thursday, February 20, 2020

President Trump's political adviser was found guilty on all counts by a federal jury last year after he was charged with lying to Congress and obstructing its investigation.

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Judge Amy Berman Jackson To Hand Down Stone's Sentence

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Jackson will decide Roger Stone's sentence in the middle of a political controversy as President Trump has attacked the case against Stone, and gone after Jackson on Twitter.

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Barr Has Considered Resigning Over Trump's Remarks

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

A spokeswoman says the attorney general has "no plans to resign," but the news adds to questions about the politicization of the Justice Department in this administration.

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Attorney General Barr Considered Resigning, Official Says

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Attorney General William Barr told people he was considering resigning over frustration with the president's public statements about Justice Department cases, an administration official said.

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What To Make Of A Wild Exchange Between President Trump And Attorney General Barr

Friday, February 14, 2020

Here's a closer look at the wild back-and-forth between Attorney General William Barr and President Trump about the sentencing of Roger Stone, a longtime friend and confidant of Trump.

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Attorney General Asks President To Stop Tweeting About Justice Department Cases

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Attorney General William Barr asked President Trump to "stop tweeting" about Department of Justice cases in an ABC News interview. He said Trump has "never asked me to do anything in a criminal case."

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Prosecutors Quit Roger Stone Case After DOJ Seeks Less Prison Time For Trump Ally

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

President Trump had called the seven-to-nine-year sentence prosecutors had initially sought "unfair." His Justice Department then requested a lesser sentence.

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Justice Department Charges Four Chinese Military Hackers For Equifax Attack

Monday, February 10, 2020

Four Chinese military hackers have been charged in connection with a cyberattack — one that stole info from nearly 150 million Americans, according to the department of Justice.

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Barr: 'Door Is Open' To Giuliani Tips On Ukraine, Though They'd Be Scrutinized

Monday, February 10, 2020

The attorney general tried to mollify President Trump and Republicans by suggesting he'd be receptive to a briefing by Rudy Giuliani — but said everything that comes in must be scrubbed well.

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Chinese Hackers Charged In Alleged Cyber-Theft Of 145 Million Americans' Data

Monday, February 10, 2020

The credit agency Equifax was compromised by a cyberattack that permitted China's military to steal names, Social Security numbers and other personally identifiable information.

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Attorney General Barr Issues New Rules For Politically Sensitive Investigations

Thursday, February 06, 2020

The attorney general himself must approve opening a case into an active presidential race. President Trump and supporters have decried what they've called bias by the FBI during the 2016 campaign.

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Harvard Chemistry Professor Arrested And Accused Of Lying About Ties To China

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

The U.S. government charged two Boston-area academics with lying about their contacts with the Chinese government, and a third with allegedly attempting to smuggle biological research out of the U.S.

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Impeachment Trial Recap: Democrats Continued With Opening Arguments

Friday, January 24, 2020

Democratic impeachment managers in the Senate trial against President Trump will finish opening statements Friday. Trump's defense team is to begin its response in the chamber on Saturday.

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What Happened On The Second Day Of Oral Arguments In The Impeachment Trial

Thursday, January 23, 2020

Thursday saw the second day of oral arguments in President Trump's impeachment trial. Democratic House managers continued to make the case to remove the president from office.

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Lev Parnas' Strategy Mirrors That Of Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen

Thursday, January 23, 2020

Someone facing federal charges usually keeps a low profile. Lev Parnas, an indicted associate of Rudy Giuliani, takes a different approach with a series of headline-grabbing cable news appearances.

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House Panel Makes Public Documents Provided By Giuliani Associate

Thursday, January 16, 2020

New evidence related to Rudy Giuliani's effort to use Ukraine to help President Trump win reelection were among documents provided by Lev Parnas, an associate of Giuliani. How credible is Parnas?

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