Larry Thompson

Larry Thompson

Larry Dean Thompson is an American lawyer, most notable for his service as deputy Attorney General of the United States under United States President George W. Bush until August 2003. While Deputy Attorney General he signed a memo in 2002 denying deportation of Canadian citizen Maher Arar to Canada ultimately leading to his deportation to Syria where he faced torture. Among other accomplishments, he oversaw prosecutions against officials at Enron. Wikipedia*

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Larry Thompson has 36 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2001 Senate Committee. The year with the most videos was 2002 with 16 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2017 with an average of 4,527 views per program. Most appearances with John Ashcroft (9), Robert S. Mueller III (6), Orrin Hatch (2). Most common tags: Terrorism, Crime, Enron.

Appearances by Title:July 30, 2012 - Present Executive V.P. & Gen. Counsel, Government Affairs, PepsiCo Videos: 1 c. December 9, 2003 - Present Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution Videos: 1


Deputy Attorney General, Department of Justice c. April 1, 2001 - c. January 1, 2003 Videos: 34

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