Will be tried in Eastern District of Virginia, a first for Afghan battlefield detainee.
The Criminal Division veteran has, since 2011, served in the Justice Department Inspector General office.
True the Vote had sued over delay in tax-exempt status.
The Attorney General’s comments come days after The New York Times reported that the Ferguson, Mo., police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown told investigators that he was in fear for his life as they struggled over the officer’s gun.
The document index handed over to a watchdog group under court order shows President Obama asserted executive privilege over emails between Attorney General Eric Holder and his wife.
Of the 41 signatory countries to the OECD’s Working Group on Bribery, 22 have “little or no enforcement” procedures in place.
The slate of 11 DOJ recommendations comes at the end of a two-year agency review.
The reorganization lets Assistant Attorney General John Carlin put his stamp on the division amid increasing concern about hacks of major American companies like JPMorgan Case & Co.
SDNY fingerprints all over this negative story about D.C. U.S. Attorney Ron Machen.
Former Auschwitz guard’s Social Security check makes him rich in Croatia.
Why the online retailer doesn’t have to fear DOJ.
Calls former DOD/CIA chief’s book criticizing Obama ‘unfortunate.’
Holder has directed DOJ lawyers to work with agencies across the federal apparatus to ensure full benefits to gay couples in states where the Supreme Court declined to hear arguments on the legality of gay marriage bans.
The former Deputy Assistant Attorney General in the Antitrust Division is also a Northwestern University economics professor.
AG Eric Holder calls praises Deputy Attorney General James Cole’s “leadership and ingenuity.”
The award for Exceptional Service went to team implementing the Supreme Court’s U.S. v. Windsor decision striking down Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act, barring federal discrimination against same-sex couples.
Cole’s departure adds to a growing leadership vacuum at the federal government’s top law enforcement agency.
Comey wants access to high-tech devices from Apple and Google.
Pistole served more than four years atop the agency created in the aftermath of 9/11.
Deputy Assistant Attorney General for Criminal Matters Ronald Cimino joined the division in 1973 and served as a mentor to young lawyers.
Lynch’s success convicting terrorists and white-collar criminals in her four years as the U.S. Attorney in Brooklyn has made her a leading candidate for the No. 2 spot at the Justice Department.
After woman sprinkled powdery substance in the reception area.
Racial remarks from 5th Circuit’s Edith Jones weren’t prejudicial, panel rules.
Named to the position on an acting basis, Gupta is also the White House’s choice to head the division permanently, the Washington Post reported.
Advisers have reportedly warned Obama that Ruemmler would encounter tough questioning in confirmation hearings regarding recent scandals involving the Secret Service.
Denis McInerney will be a partner in Davis Polk’s litigation department after serving as Chief of the Department’s Fraud Section and as Deputy Assistant Attorney General.
The White House is pushing off the nomination at the request of Senate Democrats, who asked the White House to delay naming a successor to Eric Holder.
Petrobras stocks are skyrocketing as scandals have eroded Brazilian President Dilma Roussseff’s lead over Aecio Neves.
The Department’s Community Relations Service has been working to mediate conflict in Ferguson.
The court filings could be further fodder for critics who complain that the Obama administration has mounted an unwarranted campaign of legal intimidation against reporters and their sources.