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    The Clinton Presidency: Officials

    The second day of the 11th Hofstra Presidential Conference, “William Jefferson Clinton: The "New Democrat” from Hope" began with a panel of three former top officials from the…

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    September 11 Commission: Intelligence

    Former administration law enforcement officials testified about intelligence gathering by the Justice Department and the FBI prior to the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the U.S.,…

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    Legal Issues

    Ms. Reno talked about legal issues in the criminal justice system. Among the topics she addressed were the treatment of detainees in terrorism investigations, prosecution of…

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    Capital Punishment

    Following a dramatic performance of “The Exonerated” dealing with issues surrounding the application of the death penalty, former death row inmates talked about their cases,…

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    Nationwide Election Reform

    Participants talked about various proposals to reform election laws and procedures across the nation. Among the issues they addressed were setting national standards, local and…

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    Constitution Society Opening

    Leaders of the legal community addressed the kickoff event of the American Constitution Society (formerly the Madison Society), a new national organization working to transform the legal…

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    Jefferson-Jackson Day Dinner

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    Justice Issues

    Janet Reno, former Attorney General in the Clinton Administration, spoke in her hometown of Miami. In one of her first public speeches since leaving office, she talked about youth…

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    Attorney General Farewell Speech

    After the presentation of colors and the National Anthem, Justice Department officials praised Attorney General Reno. She delivered her farewell speech to department…

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    Justice Department Weekly Briefing

    Attorney general Reno answered questions from reporters about the transition process and how it might affect several on-going cases including the tobacco settlement and the Microsoft case.

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    Brady Bill Signing 7th Anniversary

    President Clinton and other administration officials marked the anniversary of the Brady Bill and spoke about the continued need for stricter gun control laws.

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    Justice Department Weekly Briefing

    Attorney General Reno spoke to reporters about the contested presidential election in Florida and about allegations of civil rights violations in the election. She said that the…

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    School Violence

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    Oversight of the Wen Ho Lee Case

    Witnesses testified about the Department of Justice’s handling of the espionage case against nuclear scientist Wen Ho Lee. They explained how and why the government agreed to a…

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    Celebrating the Magna Carta

    In an outdoor setting at the Runnymeade Memorial, Justice O’Connor and British judicial officials talked about the history of the Magna Carta and its significance for both British and…

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    The Drug War: The Cycle of Disparity

    The 30th annual CBC legislative conference was titled, “Judiciary Brain Trust: Two Million Incarcerated: Justice for a Community Under Siege.” Panelists discussed issues such as…

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    Justice Department Weekly Briefing

    Attorney General Reno answered media questions about the Wen Ho Lee espionage case, a possible investigation into allegations that the current administration rewarded campaign contributors…

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    The Death Penalty

    Attorney General Reno and Mr. Holder spoke to reporters about the results of a study on federal death penalty cases. Ms. Reno said that she was “sorely troubled”…

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    Justice Department Issues

    Attorney General Reno addressed Hispanic police command officers on reaching out to the growing Hispanic community in the U.S., especially the young men who have learned to distrust police.

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    Department of Justice Weekly News Briefing

    Attorney General Reno briefed the media about a campaign finance investigation of Vice President Al Gore. The investigation centered on a visit by the vice president to a Buddhist…

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