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DOJ outlines pot enforcement priorities

...approve it, the state would be responsible for creating and strictly enforcing laws and regulations that are in line with the DOJ's enforcement priorities.? Contact reporter Jennifer Canfield at 523-2279 or at jennifer.n.canfield@juneauempire...
Young's office says he's cleared in DOJ probe

...unfortunately," Kenny said. A message left with Young's Washington, D.C., attorney, John Dowd, was not immediately returned. DOJ spokeswoman Laura Sweeney said the agency declined to comment. Young is running for his 20th term this year and has a Republican...
People questioned in shooting released

...the Organization for Black Struggle, says "elected officials still have a lot to answer for." He says issues cited in the DOJ's report aren't confined to Ferguson.2 P.M.Activists helping organize ongoing protests in Ferguson, Missouri, say...
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Pair to head DOJ unit probing public corruption

WASHINGTON - The troubled Justice Department unit that investigates corruption of public officials is getting new leadership amid a criminal probe into how it handled evidence in the prosecution of Republican Sen. Ted Stevens of Alaska.
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GOP rival says Young has questions to answer file a public records request with the DOJ to determine why no federal charges will...The Republican primary is Aug. 24. DOJ spokeswoman Laura Sweeney refused to comment. Congress asked the DOJ in 2008 to investigate the Coconut Road...
Lawsuit filed by Natives over Alaska redistricting plan

...District Court in Anchorage.The Alaska Redistricting Board asked DOJ to review the plan after the state Supreme Court last month signed...redistricting plan, and that plan is ultimately precleared by DOJ, the state will have a "normal" election cycle. If the division...
Alaska Digest

...relating to maintenance, corrosion, inspection, integrity and operations. "ConocoPhillips is cooperating fully with the DOJ's request," said Natalie Knox, spokeswoman for ConocoPhillips' Alaska subsidiary, about the subpoena that came out of...
Challenge to write-in list in Alaska dropped

...rival, Sen. Lisa Murkowski, is running as a write-in. In a filing Monday, plaintiffs' attorney Kevin Clarkson said the DOJ has provided a copy of what it approved for the state. That showed the list was valid provided it didn't include party affiliations...
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Judge rejects denial of FOIA request in Young case

...interest in disclosure of documents regarding the manner in which DoJ (Department of Justice) handled high-profile allegations...wrote in her 16-page opinion. "The public needs to know how DoJ carried out its statutory duties to investigate allegations of...
Empire editorial: Turning a blind eye toward justice

...actions were wrong. If justice isn't blind, certainly the DOJ case oversight was.Stevens had the financial resources to fight...not afflict any other Americans now or in the future."The DOJ can't be allowed to continue to turn a blind eye toward justice...


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