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AP: Officer sex cases plagued by lax supervision, policies

...including the case of Anthony Arevalos, an officer convicted in 2011 following accusations that he attacked 13 women.Justice Department investigators found that budget cuts had hit that department hard, with staffing reductions a "key problem...
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Big 3 airlines flexing their political muscle in Washington

...make more room for airlines.At the same time, airlines are under pressure from the Obama administration. The Justice Department is investigating whether Delta, United, American and Southwest have colluded to limit available seats and keep...
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My Turn: Our search for villains and heroes

...joined a few members of Congress and a small chorus of scientists and activists calling for an investigation by the Justice Department.As I wrote last week, the oil giant funded research which reportedly showed links between burning fossil fuels...
Arrest of teen who texted in class prompts civil rights case

...stirred such outrage that he called the FBI and Justice Department for help.Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott suspended...president, Lonnie Randolph Jr., who praised the Justice Department for agreeing to investigate."To be thrown out...
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State, feds won't pursue $92M more in '89 Exxon Valdez spill

...oil and other restoration work, the filing states.John Cruden, an assistant attorney general with the U.S. Justice Department, said the reopener clause set a high bar for recovery of additional damages."Together with our partners in the...
Prosecutions highlight bid to clean up defense supply chain

...for use in U.S. Navy submarines, the U.S. Justice Department says, he knew their failure could have " Among other efforts since then, U.S. Justice Department officials say, there has been an increased focus...
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Thousands of federal drug inmates set for early release

...consideration have already served 10 years or more.The Justice Department estimates that roughly 40,000 prisoners could...Drugs legislation that targeted crack cocaine.The Justice Department issued new clemency criteria last year designed...
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Justice Dept. encourages prosecutions of corporate execs

WASHINGTON - The Justice Department issued new guidance to its prosecutors...persistent criticism that the Justice Department, even while negotiating multi-billion-dollar...outlined in a memo issued to Justice Department attorneys and to the FBI. Deputy...
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Judge: Injunction against water rule limited to 13 states

...Arkansas, Colorado, Idaho, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, Nevada, South Dakota and Wyoming.Justice Department spokesman Wyn Hornbuckle said, "We are gratified that the court agreed with our position that the preliminary injunction...
Tribe to open nation's first marijuana resort

...Santee Sioux land came in June, months after the Justice Department outlined a new policy that allows Indian tribes...into the White House in 2017 could overturn the Justice Department's decision that made marijuana cultivation possible...
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