Currie served as acting U.S. Attorney following Loretta Lynch’s confirmation last year as Attorney General.
Rep. John Culberson (R-Texas), who’d had a contentious relationship with former Attorney General Eric Holder, expressed “sincere gratitude” to the new AG for approach to local jurisdictions that don’t cooperate with federal immigration enforcement.
The former senior counsel to then-Criminal Division chief Lanny Breuer will head the British firm’s Washington, D.C.-based government investigations practice.
Loretta Lynch non-committal in answer to lawmakers.
President lacks statutory authority, AG tells lawmakers.
In its attempts to reform police and sheriffs’ departments.
Pew Research Center found support for the FBI’s terrorism investigation.
Cono Namorato was nominated more than a year ago.
“This is the first I’ve heard of it,” the former Attorney General said, when told he and four other former Bush administration officials had been blacklisted by Russia in retaliation for the U.S.’s latest additions to the Magnitsky List.
for the man who would later become Chelsea Clinton’s father-in-law, new records show.
The long-time federal prosecutor from Philadelphia has been involved in sentencing reform.
Texas Republican vows to limit DOJ’s budget flexibility over immigration differences.
Brett Tolman shares a history with Oregon FBI Special Agent in Charge Gregory Bretzing: They worked together on a 2009 investigation of thefts of Indian artifacts from public lands that also sparked anger at the Bureau of Land Management.
U.S. Attorney Dana J. Boente of the Eastern District of Virginia will fill the seat vacated by former U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin of the Southern District of West Virginia.
DOJ opens investigation after shooting death, racist texts.
Former Attorney General Eric Holder is still angry about the political uproar that derailed his attempt in 2009 to prosecute 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed in civilian court.
Apparent tensions over the pace of clemency actions.
Main Justice accurately reported the outcome of the videographer-activist’s 2010 prosecution in Louisiana, meaning O’Keefe had no claim, a federal judge in New Jersey ruled.
At her Senate confirmation hearing for DOJ’s No. 2 job.
DAG nominee won’t give personal opinion on immigration action.
James Santelle is under DOJ investigation for possible spending and political violations.
As early as this week.
A partisan fight over abortion is keeping the GOP nemesis in office.
President uses weekly radio address to pressure Senate.
Free Main Justice site offering Department of Justice news to relaunch as a scaled-back blog.
Amanda Marshall is reportedly under investigation for stalking a subordinate. Her attorney may have poured oil on the fire with a disputed assertion to The Oregonian newspaper.
Amanda Marshall was placed on leave after alleged stalking of a male prosecutor who worked for her.
Oregon U.S. Attorney cites health reasons
She currently has the bare minimum number of votes in the Senate to succeed Eric Holder.
The Senate Democratic leader describes the Republicans' refusal to hold hearings on President Obama's eventual Supreme Court nominee "historically unbelievable and historically unprecedented."