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Justice Department asks judge to toss sexual harassment lawsuit against FBI

Justice Department asks judge to toss sexual harassment lawsuit against FBI

The Justice Department on Tuesday asked a federal judge to toss a lawsuit filed by current and former female FBI recruits alleging a culture of sexual harassme [...] Read full article: Justice Department asks judge to toss se...→

Justice Department asks judge to toss sexual harassment lawsuit against FBI

Justice Department asks judge to toss sexual harassment lawsuit against FBI

The Justice Department on Tuesday asked a federal judge to toss a lawsuit filed by current and former female FBI recruits alleging a culture of sexual harassme [...] Read full article: Justice Department asks judge to toss se...→

Joe Biden Hires Aide Who Said Being 'Accused' of Sexual Harassment Was Disqualifying

Joe Biden Hires Aide Who Said Being 'Accused' of Sexual Harassment Was Disqualifying

Joe Biden hired senior adviser Karine Jean-Pierre, who said no one who has been "accused" of sexual impropriety should run for public office. Read full article: Joe Biden Hires Aide Who Said Being 'Acc...→

Exclusive Excerpt—Matthew Whitaker: 'Above the Law: The Inside Story of How the Justice Department Tried to Subvert President Trump'

Exclusive Excerpt—Matthew Whitaker: 'Above the Law: The Inside Story of How the Justice Department Tried to Subvert President Trump'

"Very quickly, I learned that if you are a political appointee in President Trump’s administration, the media and congressional Democrats, among others, immedi [...] Read full article: Exclusive Excerpt—Matthew Whitaker: 'Abo...→

Judge Hesitates to Accept Justice Dept. Move to Drop Flynn Charge

Judge Hesitates to Accept Justice Dept. Move to Drop Flynn Charge

Law enforcement officials’ abrupt decision to end the case drew accusations from former colleagues that they had undermined the rule of law. Read full article: Judge Hesitates to Accept Justice Dept. ...→

Kupec's statement Monday also said the Justice Department was considering Carr's [...]

Kupec's statement Monday also said the Justice Department was considering Carr's [...]

Kupec's statement Monday also said the Justice Department was considering Carr's request for federal authorities to investigate how local police and prosecutor [...] Read full article: Kupec's statement Monday also said the J...→

Justice Department restrains lawyers in Panther probe

The Justice Department has told the federal attorneys who filed a civil complaint against the New Black Panther Party for disrupting a Philadelphia polling pla [...] Read full article: Justice Department restrains lawyers in ...→

Judge refuses to toss charges against accused college scammer Lori Loughlin

Judge refuses to toss charges against accused college scammer Lori Loughlin

The actress' defense had claimed that federal authorities fabricated evidence in "Operation Varsity Blues." Read full article: Judge refuses to toss charges against ac...→

Tara Reade Told Then-Husband About Sexual Harassment in Biden's Office

Tara Reade Told Then-Husband About Sexual Harassment in Biden's Office

Reade’s husband at the time, Theodore Dronen, wrote the court declaration filed on March 25, 1996. Dronen was contesting a restraining order Reade filed agains [...] Read full article: Tara Reade Told Then-Husband About Sexua...→

Justice Department drops case against Michel Flynn after prosecutor withdrew

Justice Department drops case against Michel Flynn after prosecutor withdrew

The Justice Department Thursday dropped its criminal case against President Trump’s former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. Read full article: Justice Department drops case against Mi...→

Justice Department moves to drop case against Michael Flynn, citing FBI misconduct

Justice Department moves to drop case against Michael Flynn, citing FBI misconduct

Justice Department attorneys said in court filings Thursday it is seeking to dismiss the case against Michael Flynn, President Trump's former national security [...] Read full article: Justice Department moves to drop case ag...→

PPP Loan Fraud Charges Filed by Department of Justice - LA Weekly

The United States of America filed criminal complaints against two businessmen in the United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island. The defend [...] Read full article: PPP Loan Fraud Charges Filed by Departme...→

Chief justice asks if Trump religious liberty law is ‘too sweeping’

Chief justice asks if Trump religious liberty law is ‘too sweeping’

Supreme Court Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. questioned the scope of the Trump administration’s religious liberty law, which exempts employers with religiou [...] Read full article: Chief justice asks if Trump religious li...→

Judge asks for probe into whether Mitch McConnell had role in court vacancy

Judge asks for probe into whether Mitch McConnell had role in court vacancy

The chief judge of a key federal appeals court has asked for an investigation into whether Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell schemed to create a vacancy a [...] Read full article: Judge asks for probe into whether Mitch ...→

Report: NY AG's Office Investigating NBC News on Sexual Harassment

Report: NY AG's Office Investigating NBC News on Sexual Harassment

Tucker Carlson reported the New York attorney general’s office is investigating NBC News over sexual harassment allegations. Read full article: Report: NY AG's Office Investigating NBC...→

Justice Thomas asks rare question during Supreme Court oral arguments, in teleconference session

Justice Thomas asks rare question during Supreme Court oral arguments, in teleconference session

Famously quiet Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas on Monday asked two questions during the court's remote oral arguments, marking just his third time speaki [...] Read full article: Justice Thomas asks rare question during...→

An unnamed NFL player files lawsuit against United Airlines over sexual assault, harassment claim

An unnamed NFL player files lawsuit against United Airlines over sexual assault, harassment claim

An unnamed NFL player has filed a lawsuit against United Airlines claiming that the company failed to properly react to his reporting of sexual assault and har [...] Read full article: An unnamed NFL player files lawsuit agai...→

Whitaker: Justice Department bureaucrats worked to undermine Trump

Whitaker: Justice Department bureaucrats worked to undermine Trump

Former acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker says he saw firsthand how “pockets” of career Justice Department bureaucrats worked to undermine President Trum [...] Read full article: Whitaker: Justice Department bureaucrats...→

Opinion | Protect the Justice Department From the President

Opinion | Protect the Justice Department From the President

The attorney general’s intervention in prosecutions of Mr. Trump’s allies is a new low. Read full article: Opinion | Protect the Justice Department...→

Judge signals he won’t immediately toss Flynn case

Judge signals he won’t immediately toss Flynn case

Several key former Justice Department officials have complained in newspaper op-eds and open letters about the move to dismiss the charge against Flynn. They h [...] Read full article: Judge signals he won’t immediately toss ...→

Justice Department Weighs Hate Crime Charges in Death of Ahmaud Arbery

The U.S. Justice Department is weighing whether to file hate crime charges against the white men who killed Ahmaud Arbery, an unarmed black man who was gunned [...] Read full article: Justice Department Weighs Hate Crime Cha...→

The Justice Department can intervene in the Ahmaud Arbery case. Here's how

The Justice Department can intervene in the Ahmaud Arbery case. Here's how

A Department of Justice spokesperson told Newsweek that the Federal Bureau of Investigation "has said it's assisting" with the local probe. Read full article: The Justice Department can intervene in ...→

The Justice Department says it’s dropping its criminal case against President Do [...]

The Justice Department says it’s dropping its criminal case against President Do [...]

The Justice Department says it’s dropping its criminal case against President Donald Trump’s first national security adviser Michael Flynn. Read full article: The Justice Department says it’s droppin...→

Justice Department dropping Michael Flynn's criminal case

Justice Department dropping Michael Flynn's criminal case

The Justice Department on Thursday said it is dropping the criminal case against President Donald Trump's first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, aband [...] Read full article: Justice Department dropping Michael Flyn...→

Christie claims vindication, slams Obama Justice Department after Supreme Court tosses 'Bridgegate' convictions

Christie claims vindication, slams Obama Justice Department after Supreme Court tosses 'Bridgegate' convictions

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie claimed vindication on Thursday after the U.S. Supreme Court threw out the convictions of two political allies involved i [...] Read full article: Christie claims vindication, slams Obama...→

Judge asks state health department to inspect Cicero nursing home where nine residents have died

Judge asks state health department to inspect Cicero nursing home where nine residents have died

A Cook County judge Tuesday asked the state department of health to inspect a Cicero nursing home that has endured a severe COVID-19 outbreak that led to the d [...] Read full article: Judge asks state health department to in...→

Justice Department backs pastor challenging Va. governor's social distancing order

Justice Department backs pastor challenging Va. governor's social distancing order

"There is no pandemic exception to the Constitution and its Bill of Rights," the Justice Department said in court papers. Read full article: Justice Department backs pastor challeng...→

Justice Department sides with Virginia church in lawsuit over coronavirus restrictions

Justice Department sides with Virginia church in lawsuit over coronavirus restrictions

The Justice Department late Sunday sided with a Virginia church suing Gov. Ralph Northam in what is believed to be the first legal action since Attorney Genera [...] Read full article: Justice Department sides with Virginia c...→

Michael Flynn Asks D.C. Circuit to Dismiss Case, Replace Judge

Michael Flynn Asks D.C. Circuit to Dismiss Case, Replace Judge

Michael Flynn is seeking a "writ of mandamus" to compel a federal district court to dismiss the charges against him. Read full article: Michael Flynn Asks D.C. Circuit to Dismi...→

Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state Supreme Court, filling vacancy left by Justice Lillehaug’s retirement

Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state Supreme Court, filling vacancy left by Justice Lillehaug’s retirement

Gov. Tim Walz on Friday appointed Judge Gordon Moore to serve as associate justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court. Moore — currently a judge in the state’s Fif [...] Read full article: Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state S...→

Flynn judge faces ethics complaint after delaying decision on Justice request to drop case – but agreeing to accept amicus briefs

Flynn judge faces ethics complaint after delaying decision on Justice request to drop case – but agreeing to accept amicus briefs

Flynn judge's new order draws planned ethics complaint, prompts fears case being 'hijacked' The federal judge in the Michael Flynn case angered critics Tuesday [...] Read full article: Flynn judge faces ethics complaint after...→

US judge asks Nevada high court if gun makers can be liable

A U.S. judge is asking Nevada’s highest court to decide whether state law allows gun manufacturers and sellers to be held liable for deaths as he considers a l [...] Read full article: US judge asks Nevada high court if gun m...→

Trump administration asks court to toss lawsuit over ERA | WTOP

Virginia became the 38th and final state needed to make the ERA part of the Constitution in January, after the General Assembly passed and ratified the amendme [...] Read full article: Trump administration asks court to toss ...→

Court document appears to back Reade’s sexual harassment - not assault - allegation

Court document appears to back Reade’s sexual harassment - not assault - allegation

A California newspaper has unearthed a court document that appears to back Tara Reade’s initial claim that she was sexually harassed in 1993 while working as a [...] Read full article: Court document appears to back Reade’s s...→

Justice Department says it is dropping Michael Flynn’s criminal case

Justice Department says it is dropping Michael Flynn’s criminal case

The Justice Department on Thursday said it is dropping the criminal case against President Donald Trump's first national security adviser Michael Flynn. Read full article: Justice Department says it is dropping M...→

Justice Department opens investigation after Maryland claims company failed to provide masks

Justice Department opens investigation after Maryland claims company failed to provide masks

Several days after Maryland officials canceled a $12.5 million contract with Blue Flame Medical LLC claiming that personal protective equipment was never deliv [...] Read full article: Justice Department opens investigation a...→

New York attorney general looking into sexual harassment concerns at NBC News

New York attorney general looking into sexual harassment concerns at NBC News

The initial inquiry, which is being conducted by the office’s Civil Division, is in a fact-finding stage after the women raised their concerns publicly. Read full article: New York attorney general looking into s...→

NY AG Probes Sexual Harassment Allegations at NBC News

NY AG Probes Sexual Harassment Allegations at NBC News

The New York Attorney General's office civil division has been looking into NBC News over sexual harassment claims, according to investigative journalist Rich [...] Read full article: NY AG Probes Sexual Harassment Allegatio...→

Department of Justice

Court papers show a West Virginia woman who had already been accused of kidnapping her daughter faces a new charge of retaining top-secret information from the [...] Read full article: Department of Justice...→

Dinner organizer says Biden was not at 2008 event where he was accused of sexual harassment

Dinner organizer says Biden was not at 2008 event where he was accused of sexual harassment

A past organizer for Delaware’s First State Gridiron Dinner now says Joe Biden did not attend the event in 2008, after a woman recently claimed the former vice [...] Read full article: Dinner organizer says Biden was not at 2...→

Joe Biden Hires Aide Who Said Being 'Accused' of Sexual Harassment Was Disqualifying

Joe Biden Hires Aide Who Said Being 'Accused' of Sexual Harassment Was Disqualifying

Joe Biden hired senior adviser Karine Jean-Pierre, who said no one who has been "accused" of sexual impropriety should run for public office. Read full article: Joe Biden Hires Aide Who Said Being 'Acc...→

Michael Flynn Asks D.C. Circuit to Dismiss Case, Replace Judge

Michael Flynn Asks D.C. Circuit to Dismiss Case, Replace Judge

Michael Flynn is seeking a "writ of mandamus" to compel a federal district court to dismiss the charges against him. Read full article: Michael Flynn Asks D.C. Circuit to Dismi...→

Whitaker: Justice Department bureaucrats worked to undermine Trump

Whitaker: Justice Department bureaucrats worked to undermine Trump

Former acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker says he saw firsthand how “pockets” of career Justice Department bureaucrats worked to undermine President Trum [...] Read full article: Whitaker: Justice Department bureaucrats...→

Flynn judge faces ethics complaint after delaying decision on Justice request to drop case – but agreeing to accept amicus briefs

Flynn judge faces ethics complaint after delaying decision on Justice request to drop case – but agreeing to accept amicus briefs

Flynn judge's new order draws planned ethics complaint, prompts fears case being 'hijacked' The federal judge in the Michael Flynn case angered critics Tuesday [...] Read full article: Flynn judge faces ethics complaint after...→

Judge signals he won’t immediately toss Flynn case

Judge signals he won’t immediately toss Flynn case

Several key former Justice Department officials have complained in newspaper op-eds and open letters about the move to dismiss the charge against Flynn. They h [...] Read full article: Judge signals he won’t immediately toss ...→

Kupec's statement Monday also said the Justice Department was considering Carr's [...]

Kupec's statement Monday also said the Justice Department was considering Carr's [...]

Kupec's statement Monday also said the Justice Department was considering Carr's request for federal authorities to investigate how local police and prosecutor [...] Read full article: Kupec's statement Monday also said the J...→

The Justice Department can intervene in the Ahmaud Arbery case. Here's how

The Justice Department can intervene in the Ahmaud Arbery case. Here's how

A Department of Justice spokesperson told Newsweek that the Federal Bureau of Investigation "has said it's assisting" with the local probe. Read full article: The Justice Department can intervene in ...→

Judge refuses to toss charges against accused college scammer Lori Loughlin

Judge refuses to toss charges against accused college scammer Lori Loughlin

The actress' defense had claimed that federal authorities fabricated evidence in "Operation Varsity Blues." Read full article: Judge refuses to toss charges against ac...→

Court document appears to back Reade’s sexual harassment - not assault - allegation

Court document appears to back Reade’s sexual harassment - not assault - allegation

A California newspaper has unearthed a court document that appears to back Tara Reade’s initial claim that she was sexually harassed in 1993 while working as a [...] Read full article: Court document appears to back Reade’s s...→

The Justice Department says it’s dropping its criminal case against President Do [...]

The Justice Department says it’s dropping its criminal case against President Do [...]

The Justice Department says it’s dropping its criminal case against President Donald Trump’s first national security adviser Michael Flynn. Read full article: The Justice Department says it’s droppin...→

Justice Department drops case against Michel Flynn after prosecutor withdrew

Justice Department drops case against Michel Flynn after prosecutor withdrew

The Justice Department Thursday dropped its criminal case against President Trump’s former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. Read full article: Justice Department drops case against Mi...→

Justice Department dropping Michael Flynn's criminal case

Justice Department dropping Michael Flynn's criminal case

The Justice Department on Thursday said it is dropping the criminal case against President Donald Trump's first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, aband [...] Read full article: Justice Department dropping Michael Flyn...→

PPP Loan Fraud Charges Filed by Department of Justice - LA Weekly

The United States of America filed criminal complaints against two businessmen in the United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island. The defend [...] Read full article: PPP Loan Fraud Charges Filed by Departme...→

Justice Department opens investigation after Maryland claims company failed to provide masks

Justice Department opens investigation after Maryland claims company failed to provide masks

Several days after Maryland officials canceled a $12.5 million contract with Blue Flame Medical LLC claiming that personal protective equipment was never deliv [...] Read full article: Justice Department opens investigation a...→

Judge asks for probe into whether Mitch McConnell had role in court vacancy

Judge asks for probe into whether Mitch McConnell had role in court vacancy

The chief judge of a key federal appeals court has asked for an investigation into whether Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell schemed to create a vacancy a [...] Read full article: Judge asks for probe into whether Mitch ...→

NY AG Probes Sexual Harassment Allegations at NBC News

NY AG Probes Sexual Harassment Allegations at NBC News

The New York Attorney General's office civil division has been looking into NBC News over sexual harassment claims, according to investigative journalist Rich [...] Read full article: NY AG Probes Sexual Harassment Allegatio...→

Justice Department backs pastor challenging Va. governor's social distancing order

Justice Department backs pastor challenging Va. governor's social distancing order

"There is no pandemic exception to the Constitution and its Bill of Rights," the Justice Department said in court papers. Read full article: Justice Department backs pastor challeng...→

Justice Thomas asks rare question during Supreme Court oral arguments, in teleconference session

Justice Thomas asks rare question during Supreme Court oral arguments, in teleconference session

Famously quiet Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas on Monday asked two questions during the court's remote oral arguments, marking just his third time speaki [...] Read full article: Justice Thomas asks rare question during...→

Dinner organizer says Biden was not at 2008 event where he was accused of sexual harassment

Dinner organizer says Biden was not at 2008 event where he was accused of sexual harassment

A past organizer for Delaware’s First State Gridiron Dinner now says Joe Biden did not attend the event in 2008, after a woman recently claimed the former vice [...] Read full article: Dinner organizer says Biden was not at 2...→

An unnamed NFL player files lawsuit against United Airlines over sexual assault, harassment claim

An unnamed NFL player files lawsuit against United Airlines over sexual assault, harassment claim

An unnamed NFL player has filed a lawsuit against United Airlines claiming that the company failed to properly react to his reporting of sexual assault and har [...] Read full article: An unnamed NFL player files lawsuit agai...→

Exclusive Excerpt—Matthew Whitaker: 'Above the Law: The Inside Story of How the Justice Department Tried to Subvert President Trump'

Exclusive Excerpt—Matthew Whitaker: 'Above the Law: The Inside Story of How the Justice Department Tried to Subvert President Trump'

"Very quickly, I learned that if you are a political appointee in President Trump’s administration, the media and congressional Democrats, among others, immedi [...] Read full article: Exclusive Excerpt—Matthew Whitaker: 'Abo...→

Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state Supreme Court, filling vacancy left by Justice Lillehaug’s retirement

Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state Supreme Court, filling vacancy left by Justice Lillehaug’s retirement

Gov. Tim Walz on Friday appointed Judge Gordon Moore to serve as associate justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court. Moore — currently a judge in the state’s Fif [...] Read full article: Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state S...→

Opinion | Protect the Justice Department From the President

Opinion | Protect the Justice Department From the President

The attorney general’s intervention in prosecutions of Mr. Trump’s allies is a new low. Read full article: Opinion | Protect the Justice Department...→

Judge Hesitates to Accept Justice Dept. Move to Drop Flynn Charge

Judge Hesitates to Accept Justice Dept. Move to Drop Flynn Charge

Law enforcement officials’ abrupt decision to end the case drew accusations from former colleagues that they had undermined the rule of law. Read full article: Judge Hesitates to Accept Justice Dept. ...→

US judge asks Nevada high court if gun makers can be liable

A U.S. judge is asking Nevada’s highest court to decide whether state law allows gun manufacturers and sellers to be held liable for deaths as he considers a l [...] Read full article: US judge asks Nevada high court if gun m...→

Justice Department Weighs Hate Crime Charges in Death of Ahmaud Arbery

The U.S. Justice Department is weighing whether to file hate crime charges against the white men who killed Ahmaud Arbery, an unarmed black man who was gunned [...] Read full article: Justice Department Weighs Hate Crime Cha...→

Justice Department restrains lawyers in Panther probe

The Justice Department has told the federal attorneys who filed a civil complaint against the New Black Panther Party for disrupting a Philadelphia polling pla [...] Read full article: Justice Department restrains lawyers in ...→

Trump administration asks court to toss lawsuit over ERA | WTOP

Virginia became the 38th and final state needed to make the ERA part of the Constitution in January, after the General Assembly passed and ratified the amendme [...] Read full article: Trump administration asks court to toss ...→

Tara Reade Told Then-Husband About Sexual Harassment in Biden's Office

Tara Reade Told Then-Husband About Sexual Harassment in Biden's Office

Reade’s husband at the time, Theodore Dronen, wrote the court declaration filed on March 25, 1996. Dronen was contesting a restraining order Reade filed agains [...] Read full article: Tara Reade Told Then-Husband About Sexua...→

Justice Department moves to drop case against Michael Flynn, citing FBI misconduct

Justice Department moves to drop case against Michael Flynn, citing FBI misconduct

Justice Department attorneys said in court filings Thursday it is seeking to dismiss the case against Michael Flynn, President Trump's former national security [...] Read full article: Justice Department moves to drop case ag...→

Justice Department says it is dropping Michael Flynn’s criminal case

Justice Department says it is dropping Michael Flynn’s criminal case

The Justice Department on Thursday said it is dropping the criminal case against President Donald Trump's first national security adviser Michael Flynn. Read full article: Justice Department says it is dropping M...→

Christie claims vindication, slams Obama Justice Department after Supreme Court tosses 'Bridgegate' convictions

Christie claims vindication, slams Obama Justice Department after Supreme Court tosses 'Bridgegate' convictions

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie claimed vindication on Thursday after the U.S. Supreme Court threw out the convictions of two political allies involved i [...] Read full article: Christie claims vindication, slams Obama...→

Chief justice asks if Trump religious liberty law is ‘too sweeping’

Chief justice asks if Trump religious liberty law is ‘too sweeping’

Supreme Court Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. questioned the scope of the Trump administration’s religious liberty law, which exempts employers with religiou [...] Read full article: Chief justice asks if Trump religious li...→

New York attorney general looking into sexual harassment concerns at NBC News

New York attorney general looking into sexual harassment concerns at NBC News

The initial inquiry, which is being conducted by the office’s Civil Division, is in a fact-finding stage after the women raised their concerns publicly. Read full article: New York attorney general looking into s...→

Judge asks state health department to inspect Cicero nursing home where nine residents have died

Judge asks state health department to inspect Cicero nursing home where nine residents have died

A Cook County judge Tuesday asked the state department of health to inspect a Cicero nursing home that has endured a severe COVID-19 outbreak that led to the d [...] Read full article: Judge asks state health department to in...→

Report: NY AG's Office Investigating NBC News on Sexual Harassment

Report: NY AG's Office Investigating NBC News on Sexual Harassment

Tucker Carlson reported the New York attorney general’s office is investigating NBC News over sexual harassment allegations. Read full article: Report: NY AG's Office Investigating NBC...→

Department of Justice

Court papers show a West Virginia woman who had already been accused of kidnapping her daughter faces a new charge of retaining top-secret information from the [...] Read full article: Department of Justice...→

Justice Department sides with Virginia church in lawsuit over coronavirus restrictions

Justice Department sides with Virginia church in lawsuit over coronavirus restrictions

The Justice Department late Sunday sided with a Virginia church suing Gov. Ralph Northam in what is believed to be the first legal action since Attorney Genera [...] Read full article: Justice Department sides with Virginia c...→

Joe Biden Hires Aide Who Said Being 'Accused' of Sexual Harassment Was Disqualifying

Joe Biden Hires Aide Who Said Being 'Accused' of Sexual Harassment Was Disqualifying

Joe Biden hired senior adviser Karine Jean-Pierre, who said no one who has been "accused" of sexual impropriety should run for public office. Read full article: Joe Biden Hires Aide Who Said Being 'Acc...→

An unnamed NFL player files lawsuit against United Airlines over sexual assault, harassment claim

An unnamed NFL player files lawsuit against United Airlines over sexual assault, harassment claim

An unnamed NFL player has filed a lawsuit against United Airlines claiming that the company failed to properly react to his reporting of sexual assault and har [...] Read full article: An unnamed NFL player files lawsuit agai...→

Michael Flynn Asks D.C. Circuit to Dismiss Case, Replace Judge

Michael Flynn Asks D.C. Circuit to Dismiss Case, Replace Judge

Michael Flynn is seeking a "writ of mandamus" to compel a federal district court to dismiss the charges against him. Read full article: Michael Flynn Asks D.C. Circuit to Dismi...→

Exclusive Excerpt—Matthew Whitaker: 'Above the Law: The Inside Story of How the Justice Department Tried to Subvert President Trump'

Exclusive Excerpt—Matthew Whitaker: 'Above the Law: The Inside Story of How the Justice Department Tried to Subvert President Trump'

"Very quickly, I learned that if you are a political appointee in President Trump’s administration, the media and congressional Democrats, among others, immedi [...] Read full article: Exclusive Excerpt—Matthew Whitaker: 'Abo...→

Whitaker: Justice Department bureaucrats worked to undermine Trump

Whitaker: Justice Department bureaucrats worked to undermine Trump

Former acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker says he saw firsthand how “pockets” of career Justice Department bureaucrats worked to undermine President Trum [...] Read full article: Whitaker: Justice Department bureaucrats...→

Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state Supreme Court, filling vacancy left by Justice Lillehaug’s retirement

Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state Supreme Court, filling vacancy left by Justice Lillehaug’s retirement

Gov. Tim Walz on Friday appointed Judge Gordon Moore to serve as associate justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court. Moore — currently a judge in the state’s Fif [...] Read full article: Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state S...→

Opinion | Protect the Justice Department From the President

Opinion | Protect the Justice Department From the President

The attorney general’s intervention in prosecutions of Mr. Trump’s allies is a new low. Read full article: Opinion | Protect the Justice Department...→

Flynn judge faces ethics complaint after delaying decision on Justice request to drop case – but agreeing to accept amicus briefs

Flynn judge faces ethics complaint after delaying decision on Justice request to drop case – but agreeing to accept amicus briefs

Flynn judge's new order draws planned ethics complaint, prompts fears case being 'hijacked' The federal judge in the Michael Flynn case angered critics Tuesday [...] Read full article: Flynn judge faces ethics complaint after...→

Judge Hesitates to Accept Justice Dept. Move to Drop Flynn Charge

Judge Hesitates to Accept Justice Dept. Move to Drop Flynn Charge

Law enforcement officials’ abrupt decision to end the case drew accusations from former colleagues that they had undermined the rule of law. Read full article: Judge Hesitates to Accept Justice Dept. ...→

Judge signals he won’t immediately toss Flynn case

Judge signals he won’t immediately toss Flynn case

Several key former Justice Department officials have complained in newspaper op-eds and open letters about the move to dismiss the charge against Flynn. They h [...] Read full article: Judge signals he won’t immediately toss ...→

US judge asks Nevada high court if gun makers can be liable

A U.S. judge is asking Nevada’s highest court to decide whether state law allows gun manufacturers and sellers to be held liable for deaths as he considers a l [...] Read full article: US judge asks Nevada high court if gun m...→

Kupec's statement Monday also said the Justice Department was considering Carr's [...]

Kupec's statement Monday also said the Justice Department was considering Carr's [...]

Kupec's statement Monday also said the Justice Department was considering Carr's request for federal authorities to investigate how local police and prosecutor [...] Read full article: Kupec's statement Monday also said the J...→

Justice Department Weighs Hate Crime Charges in Death of Ahmaud Arbery

The U.S. Justice Department is weighing whether to file hate crime charges against the white men who killed Ahmaud Arbery, an unarmed black man who was gunned [...] Read full article: Justice Department Weighs Hate Crime Cha...→

Justice Department restrains lawyers in Panther probe

The Justice Department has told the federal attorneys who filed a civil complaint against the New Black Panther Party for disrupting a Philadelphia polling pla [...] Read full article: Justice Department restrains lawyers in ...→

The Justice Department can intervene in the Ahmaud Arbery case. Here's how

The Justice Department can intervene in the Ahmaud Arbery case. Here's how

A Department of Justice spokesperson told Newsweek that the Federal Bureau of Investigation "has said it's assisting" with the local probe. Read full article: The Justice Department can intervene in ...→

Trump administration asks court to toss lawsuit over ERA | WTOP

Virginia became the 38th and final state needed to make the ERA part of the Constitution in January, after the General Assembly passed and ratified the amendme [...] Read full article: Trump administration asks court to toss ...→

Judge refuses to toss charges against accused college scammer Lori Loughlin

Judge refuses to toss charges against accused college scammer Lori Loughlin

The actress' defense had claimed that federal authorities fabricated evidence in "Operation Varsity Blues." Read full article: Judge refuses to toss charges against ac...→

Court document appears to back Reade’s sexual harassment - not assault - allegation

Court document appears to back Reade’s sexual harassment - not assault - allegation

A California newspaper has unearthed a court document that appears to back Tara Reade’s initial claim that she was sexually harassed in 1993 while working as a [...] Read full article: Court document appears to back Reade’s s...→

Tara Reade Told Then-Husband About Sexual Harassment in Biden's Office

Tara Reade Told Then-Husband About Sexual Harassment in Biden's Office

Reade’s husband at the time, Theodore Dronen, wrote the court declaration filed on March 25, 1996. Dronen was contesting a restraining order Reade filed agains [...] Read full article: Tara Reade Told Then-Husband About Sexua...→

The Justice Department says it’s dropping its criminal case against President Do [...]

The Justice Department says it’s dropping its criminal case against President Do [...]

The Justice Department says it’s dropping its criminal case against President Donald Trump’s first national security adviser Michael Flynn. Read full article: The Justice Department says it’s droppin...→

Justice Department drops case against Michel Flynn after prosecutor withdrew

Justice Department drops case against Michel Flynn after prosecutor withdrew

The Justice Department Thursday dropped its criminal case against President Trump’s former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. Read full article: Justice Department drops case against Mi...→

Justice Department moves to drop case against Michael Flynn, citing FBI misconduct

Justice Department moves to drop case against Michael Flynn, citing FBI misconduct

Justice Department attorneys said in court filings Thursday it is seeking to dismiss the case against Michael Flynn, President Trump's former national security [...] Read full article: Justice Department moves to drop case ag...→

Justice Department dropping Michael Flynn's criminal case

Justice Department dropping Michael Flynn's criminal case

The Justice Department on Thursday said it is dropping the criminal case against President Donald Trump's first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, aband [...] Read full article: Justice Department dropping Michael Flyn...→

Justice Department says it is dropping Michael Flynn’s criminal case

Justice Department says it is dropping Michael Flynn’s criminal case

The Justice Department on Thursday said it is dropping the criminal case against President Donald Trump's first national security adviser Michael Flynn. Read full article: Justice Department says it is dropping M...→

PPP Loan Fraud Charges Filed by Department of Justice - LA Weekly

The United States of America filed criminal complaints against two businessmen in the United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island. The defend [...] Read full article: PPP Loan Fraud Charges Filed by Departme...→

Christie claims vindication, slams Obama Justice Department after Supreme Court tosses 'Bridgegate' convictions

Christie claims vindication, slams Obama Justice Department after Supreme Court tosses 'Bridgegate' convictions

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie claimed vindication on Thursday after the U.S. Supreme Court threw out the convictions of two political allies involved i [...] Read full article: Christie claims vindication, slams Obama...→

Justice Department opens investigation after Maryland claims company failed to provide masks

Justice Department opens investigation after Maryland claims company failed to provide masks

Several days after Maryland officials canceled a $12.5 million contract with Blue Flame Medical LLC claiming that personal protective equipment was never deliv [...] Read full article: Justice Department opens investigation a...→

Chief justice asks if Trump religious liberty law is ‘too sweeping’

Chief justice asks if Trump religious liberty law is ‘too sweeping’

Supreme Court Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. questioned the scope of the Trump administration’s religious liberty law, which exempts employers with religiou [...] Read full article: Chief justice asks if Trump religious li...→

New York attorney general looking into sexual harassment concerns at NBC News

New York attorney general looking into sexual harassment concerns at NBC News

The initial inquiry, which is being conducted by the office’s Civil Division, is in a fact-finding stage after the women raised their concerns publicly. Read full article: New York attorney general looking into s...→

Judge asks for probe into whether Mitch McConnell had role in court vacancy

Judge asks for probe into whether Mitch McConnell had role in court vacancy

The chief judge of a key federal appeals court has asked for an investigation into whether Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell schemed to create a vacancy a [...] Read full article: Judge asks for probe into whether Mitch ...→

Judge asks state health department to inspect Cicero nursing home where nine residents have died

Judge asks state health department to inspect Cicero nursing home where nine residents have died

A Cook County judge Tuesday asked the state department of health to inspect a Cicero nursing home that has endured a severe COVID-19 outbreak that led to the d [...] Read full article: Judge asks state health department to in...→

NY AG Probes Sexual Harassment Allegations at NBC News

NY AG Probes Sexual Harassment Allegations at NBC News

The New York Attorney General's office civil division has been looking into NBC News over sexual harassment claims, according to investigative journalist Rich [...] Read full article: NY AG Probes Sexual Harassment Allegatio...→

Report: NY AG's Office Investigating NBC News on Sexual Harassment

Report: NY AG's Office Investigating NBC News on Sexual Harassment

Tucker Carlson reported the New York attorney general’s office is investigating NBC News over sexual harassment allegations. Read full article: Report: NY AG's Office Investigating NBC...→

Justice Department backs pastor challenging Va. governor's social distancing order

Justice Department backs pastor challenging Va. governor's social distancing order

"There is no pandemic exception to the Constitution and its Bill of Rights," the Justice Department said in court papers. Read full article: Justice Department backs pastor challeng...→

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Court papers show a West Virginia woman who had already been accused of kidnapping her daughter faces a new charge of retaining top-secret information from the [...] Read full article: Department of Justice...→

Justice Thomas asks rare question during Supreme Court oral arguments, in teleconference session

Justice Thomas asks rare question during Supreme Court oral arguments, in teleconference session

Famously quiet Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas on Monday asked two questions during the court's remote oral arguments, marking just his third time speaki [...] Read full article: Justice Thomas asks rare question during...→

Justice Department sides with Virginia church in lawsuit over coronavirus restrictions

Justice Department sides with Virginia church in lawsuit over coronavirus restrictions

The Justice Department late Sunday sided with a Virginia church suing Gov. Ralph Northam in what is believed to be the first legal action since Attorney Genera [...] Read full article: Justice Department sides with Virginia c...→

Dinner organizer says Biden was not at 2008 event where he was accused of sexual harassment

Dinner organizer says Biden was not at 2008 event where he was accused of sexual harassment

A past organizer for Delaware’s First State Gridiron Dinner now says Joe Biden did not attend the event in 2008, after a woman recently claimed the former vice [...] Read full article: Dinner organizer says Biden was not at 2...→