Justice Department Will Conduct Review Of Law Enforcement Response To Uvalde Shooting

Justice Department Will Conduct Review Of Law Enforcement Response To Uvalde Shooting

This post was originally published on this site The Justice Department is conducting a “critical incident review” of law enforcement’s response to the Uvalde school shooting at the request of the city’s mayor, spokesperson Anthony Coley said Sunday.

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House panel calls for DOJ probe of Amazon over alleged obstruction of Congress

House panel calls for DOJ probe of Amazon over alleged obstruction of Congress

This post was originally published on this site A U.S. House committee on Wednesday asked the Department of Justice to investigate Amazon and some of its executives for possible criminal obstruction of Congress, accusing the e-commerce giant of lying under oath and refusing to provide certain information requested by lawmakers...

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Matt Gaetz’s ex-girlfriend testifies to grand jury in sex trafficking probe

Matt Gaetz’s ex-girlfriend testifies to grand jury in sex trafficking probe

This post was originally published on this siteIt would be a major development that suggests the Department of Justice may be moving closer to indicting the congressman.

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DOJ Creates New, Dedicated Domestic Terrorism Unit

DOJ Creates New, Dedicated Domestic Terrorism Unit

This post was originally published on this site One year after the Capitol insurrection, the DOJ is building a new unit focused on domestic terrorism.

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Biggest investigation in FBI history still has Garland in the hot seat

Biggest investigation in FBI history still has Garland in the hot seat

This post was originally published on this siteA year after the January 6 insurrection, the Justice Department continues to press forward on the biggest investigation in FBI history, with 700 people already arrested and hundreds more offenders still at large and several more years of prosecutions ahead.

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Justice Department boosts funds to cities to battle rise in crime

Justice Department boosts funds to cities to battle rise in crime

This post was originally published on this siteThe Justice Department is closing out the year with a surge in grants for public safety programs in cities across the country, including many grappling with a dramatic rise in violent crime.

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Justice Department sues Texas over redistricting maps, claiming Voting Rights Act violations

Justice Department sues Texas over redistricting maps, claiming Voting Rights Act violations

Justice Department sues Texas over redistricting maps, claiming Voting Rights Act violations

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From vaccine mandates to abortion to insurrection probes, key court fights could shape Biden’s legacy

From vaccine mandates to abortion to insurrection probes, key court fights could shape Biden’s legacy

This post was originally published on this siteComing off the Thanksgiving holiday, the Biden administration enters a legal crucible as several high-profile lawsuits that carry significant consequences for President Joe Biden’s legacy get key hearings in court.

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‘Big, big shifts’: How Biden’s civil rights pros have reoriented DOJ

‘Big, big shifts’: How Biden’s civil rights pros have reoriented DOJ

This post was originally published on this siteThe Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division has launched several major investigations under President Joe Biden, an aggressive start after years of neglect during the Trump-era.

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Justice Dept. to Ask Supreme Court to Block Texas Abortion Law

Justice Dept. to Ask Supreme Court to Block Texas Abortion Law

This post was originally published on this siteThe Texas law bans abortions when cardiac activity is detected, at around six weeks of pregnancy, and makes no exceptions for rape or incest.

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