U.S. Department of Justice

Chance The Rapper ‘Expectin’ Resignation’ of Chicago Mayor

4:45 PM 07/20/2018<p>Superstar musician Chance the Rapper now controls a website that he vows will force Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel from office and “run …

Conservative View

Feds seizing Oregon mega-dairy citing owner’s behavior

The U.S. Department of Justice is taking over an embattled Oregon mega-dairy, citing the owner's continued drug use, gambling, out-of-control …

Corruption

U.S. Department of Justice wants to take over mega-dairy over gambling, meth, money management

The U.S. Department of Justice wants a federal trustee to take over the bankruptcy proceedings of Greg te Velde, owner of Oregon's second largest …

U.S. Department of Justice

Judge of Characters: Does Justice Have a Shelf Life?

Here’s the thing about justice: it’s rare that people of color ever get to see it in action because it usually doesn’t work in our favor. What’s even …

African-American News

Eric Miller, '99: President Trump’s Nominee to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit from Washington

Eric Miller is President Trump’s nominee to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit from Washington.<p><b>Age</b>: 44 (approximate)<p><b>Current Position:</b> …

Law

NYPD to immediately launch internal trial for Eric Garner cops

The NYPD will immediately launch its internal disciplinary proceedings for the officers involved in Eric Garner’s 2014 chokehold death, a department …

Eric Garner

Cleveland City Council to Finally Address Backlog of Nearly 380 Complaints About Police Behavior

In a step toward accountability, the Cleveland City Council authorized yesterday the hiring of Hillard-Heintze, a Chicago-based security risk …

Cleveland

New York City brings internal charges against officer in chokehold death of Eric Garner

New York City began disciplinary proceedings on Thursday against the police officer who applied a fatal chokehold to Eric Garner, an unarmed black …

Justice

Man Filmed Himself Having Sex With Blindfolded Men: DOJ

A Florida man secretly filmed himself having sex with other men, and then released the recordings to porn sites, the U.S. Department of Justice …

U.S. Department of Justice

U.S. government appeals AT&T, Time Warner decision

A new filing reveals the U.S. Department of Justice isn't giving up on the AT&T/Time Warner decision.

Time Warner

Glencore shares tank on DoJ subpoena | Reuters.com

Billions are wiped off the value of commodities and mining company Glencore after it reveals it has been subpoenaed by the U.S. Department of Justice.<p>▲ Hide Transcript<p>▶ View Transcript<p>Billions are wiped off the value of commodities and mining company Glencore after it reveals it has been subpoenaed …

U.S. Department of Justice

Glencore Receives U.S. Subpoena Over Money Laundering

Glencore received a subpoena from the U.S. Department of Justice to produce documents and other records related to compliance with the Foreign …

Democratic Republic of the Congo

U.S. money-laundering probe hits Glencore shares | Reuters.com

Glencore said a subsidiary had received a U.S. Department of Justice subpoena requesting documents and records on compliance with the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and U.S. money-laundering statutes. As Sonia Legg reports, it sent shares in the commodities trader and miner down more than 10 percent …

Money Laundering

Wisconsin, U.S. Department of Justice reach agreement ensuring electronic absentee ballots

Buy Photo<p>MADISON - The state of Wisconsin will update its process of sending absentee ballots to overseas voters after reaching a settlement with the …

U.S. Department of Justice

TheStreet Speaks With Makan Delrahim Ahead of the AT&T-Time Warner Decision

TheStreet went one-on-one with Makan Delrahim, Assistant Attorney General for the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, at The Deal's …

U.S. Department of Justice

Samsung discusses receiving subpoena

Samsung Semiconductor Inc., (SSI) San Jose, said today that last Monday it was one of the companies served with a subpoena from the U.S. Department …

U.S. Department of Justice

U.S. Department of Justice Launches Probe Into Price Manipulation In Crpytocurrency Exchanges

Grayscale Investments managing director Michael Sonnenshein discusses what kind of impact this may have on crypto markets.

U.S. Department of Justice

Justice Department Moves To Lift Butte Superfund Gag Order

The U.S. Department of Justice today filed a motion to lift the gag order on the new agreement to clean up a big portion of the Butte Superfund site. …

Montana

Feds seek to foreclose on Sandwich Isles

The federal government is trying to foreclose on the assets of Sandwich Isles Communications Inc. to recover $128 million in principal and interest …

U.S. Department of Justice

AT&T, Verizon Under Scrutiny For Hindering Carrier-Switching Technology

The U.S. Department of Justice is probing whether Verizon and AT&T hindered a technology that makes it easier for consumers to switch service …

U.S. Department of Justice

Trump administration pauses legal orientation for immigrants

Immigrant advocates are outraged by a U.S. government decision to put on hold a program that helps tens of thousands of immigrants navigate the country's complex immigration court system.<p>The $8 million-a-year program that provides legal orientation to immigrants in deportation proceedings is on …

Immigration

Edovo raises $9 million to provide incarcerated people with tablet-based education

Edovo, a tablet-based education startup for incarcerated people, has raised $9 million from Impact Engine, Lumina Foundation, Kapor Capital and others.<p>Edovo works with facilities to bring in secure wireless networks and tablets that access Edovo’s educational platform. The incentive-based learning …

Business (India)

Harvard Pressed by U.S. to share admissions data

In support of a discrimination lawsuit filed by Asian-American students, the U.S. Department of Justice wants Harvard to unseal its admissions data …

U.S. Department of Justice

Records tied to ex-officers beating of black man subpoenaed

The U.S. Attorney's Office has subpoenaed records related to former Asheville Police Officer Chris Hickman's beating of a black pedestrian.<p>The Asheville Citizen Times reports city officials handed over those records to federal prosecutors and a grand jury, which met Tuesday.<p>The earliest subpoena …

U.S. Department of Justice

They Wanted Desegregation. They Settled for Money, and It’s About to Run Out.

• In-depth articles about current issues faced by universities<br>• Data and analysis on the latest higher education trends, statistics, and salaries<br>• Special …

Education

People with marijuana crimes on their record can clear them up under Prop. 64; most haven't - The Cannifornian

Dave Gonzales was in his 20s when he followed his friends to Venice Beach on a sunny afternoon in 1985.<p>His buddies brought guitars to play music for …

Cannabis

Alere settles DOJ inquiry for $33.2M

Abbott's (ABT -0.8%) Alere unit has agreed to pay $33.2M to settle a U.S. Department of Justice investigation into whether it knowingly sold faulty …

Business

U.S. government charges Iranians for international cyber theft

The Trump administration in the United States on Friday charged nine Iranians and an Iranian company with attempting to hack into hundreds of U.S. …

U.S. Treasury

Arkansas' Sen. Tom Cotton seeks tough terms for fentanyl

U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton is introducing legislation that would stiffen penalties for fentanyl traffickers.

New Jersey

Montreal men indicted in illegal U.S. online money-laundering operation

A Montreal-area resident is in custody in the United States and his brother is being sought after a federal grand jury recently indicted both on …

Corruption