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DOJ To Help Local Authorities In Policing Riots Around The Country

Monday, June 01, 2020

The Justice Department is now assisting local authorities across the country in response to the civil unrest that has erupted in connection with the death of George Floyd in the police custody.


Attorney General Steps Up Federal Law Enforcement Response To Protests

Monday, June 01, 2020

William Barr has directed that riot teams be dispatched to Washington, D.C., and Miami to assist local authorities in responding to protests there.


Profile Of Judge Sullivan, Criticized For Handling Of Michael Flynn Case

Friday, May 29, 2020

When the Justice Department moved to drop its more than two-year case against Michael Flynn, President Trump's first national security adviser, it put the spotlight on presiding judge Emmet Sullivan.


Justice Department Closes Investigations Of 3 Senators; Burr Inquiry Continues

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Investigators won't pursue insider-trading investigations into one Democrat and two Republicans, but Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., remains a subject of interest to the FBI and prosecutors.


FBI Director Orders Internal Review Of Michael Flynn Investigation

Friday, May 22, 2020

The decision from FBI Director Christopher Wray comes two weeks after the Justice Department moved to drop its case against Flynn.


The FBI Finds Pensacola Gunman's Ties To Al-Qaida

Monday, May 18, 2020

The FBI says the Saudi military trainee who killed three U.S. sailors in Pensacola, Fla., had ties to al-Qaida.


FBI Executes A Search Warrant On Sen. Richard Burr, Takes His Cellphone

Thursday, May 14, 2020

The FBI has executed a search warrant on Sen. Richard Burr on Wednesday, taking his cellphone as part of the investigation into his stock sales in the early days of the coronavirus pandemic.


With Old GOP Consensus Changed, Senate Set To Resume Debate On FISA

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Republicans once moved in lockstep to support government surveillance. The Russia investigation changed that — and Congress is poised to alter the law in response.


Attorney General's Actions To Change The Perception Of The Russia Investigation

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Bill Barr's move to drop the case against Michael Flynn is one of many actions by the attorney general to reshape the perception of the Russia investigation.


DOJ Will Drop Case Against Ex-Trump Adviser Michael Flynn

Friday, May 08, 2020

After months of wrangling following the Russia probe, prosecutors will not go ahead with the case against Michael Flynn based on the former national security adviser's false statements to the FBI.


Justice Department Is Dropping Case Against Ex-Trump Adviser Michael Flynn

Thursday, May 07, 2020

After months of wrangling following the Russia investigation, prosecutors aren't going ahead with the case based on the former national security adviser's false statements to the FBI.


37-Year-Old Judge, Epitome Of McConnell Court Strategy, On Track For Confirmation

Wednesday, May 06, 2020

The Senate appears likely to elevate district court judge Justin Walker, who's been on the bench for six months, to the second highest federal court in the United States.


President Trump Believes Michael Flynn Will Be 'Totally Exonerated'

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Flynn's supporters say newly unsealed documents related to the FBI's investigation of the former general show the bureau trying to entrap him. But former prosecutors say such discussions are normal.


As Fraudsters Exploit Pandemic Fears, Justice Department Looks To Crack Down

Friday, April 24, 2020

Crimes including hoarding, price gouging and hawking fake treatments are spreading along with the virus, officials say. Prosecutors are focusing efforts on that "dark underbelly" of society.


The Department Of Justice Is Fighting Virus-Related Crimes

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

The Justice Department is cracking down on COVID-19-related crimes. So far, federal prosecutors have brought cases against people allegedly touting fake cures and threatening to spread the virus.


Trump Says He'll Suspend Immigration For 60 Days Over Coronavirus Fears

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

President Trump said he plans to "temporarily suspend immigration into the United States," in an attempt to protect American workers from the coronavirus' economic toll.


Michael Cohen, Ex-Trump Lawyer, To Be Released Early From Prison Amid Pandemic

Friday, April 17, 2020

The president's former attorney and fixer will be permitted to move to home confinement because of the COVID-19 pandemic.


Roger Stone Won't Get New Trial, Judge Rules After Disputes

Thursday, April 16, 2020

President Trump's political adviser asked a federal judge for a new trial after attorneys said there were problems with the jury in his old one. Judge Amy Berman Jackson said no.


'They're All Really Afraid': Coronavirus Spreads In Federal Prisons

Tuesday, April 07, 2020

One of the hardest-hit facilities is in Oakdale, La. "They feel like they're sitting ducks," says Arjeane Thompson, whose boyfriend is an inmate. And staff are working overtime under the strain.


Inmates, Staff On Edge As COVID-19 Spreads Through Federal Prisons

Monday, April 06, 2020

Coronavirus is rapidly spreading, and the Bureau of Prisons says at least 138 inmates and 59 members of staff have tested positive. One of the hardest hit facilities is in Louisiana.