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  • School Shootings in Colorado
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    School Shootings in Colorado

    Attorney General Janet Reno talked to reporters about the reaction of Jefferson County, CO, to a school shooting which left 15 students dead. She praised officials involved for their…

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  • Tobacco Industry Lawsuits
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    Tobacco Industry Lawsuits

    Attorney General Reno and Mr. Ogden told reporters that the Justice Department would file a lawsuit against tobacco companies for conspiring to defraud and mislead the public about the…

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  • Justice Department Weekly Briefing
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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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  • Justice Department Weekly Briefing
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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 Justice…

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  • School Violence
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    School Violence

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  • Justice Department Weekly Briefing
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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
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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” by racial disparities in…

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  • Department of Justice Weekly News Briefing
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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 temple in…

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  • Justice Department Weekly Briefing
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    Justice Department Weekly Briefing

    Ms. Reno briefed reporters on the possibility of appointing an independent counsel to investigate Vice President Gore’s fundraising efforts in 1996. She responded to media questions on a…

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  • Microsoft Antitrust Ruling Reaction
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    Microsoft Antitrust Ruling Reaction

    Justice Department officials briefed reporters on the anti-trust lawsuit ruling against the Microsoft Corporation imposed by U.S. District Judge Thomas Pinfield Jackson. The ruling ordered…

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  • Elian Gonzalez Case Ruling
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    Elian Gonzalez Case Ruling

    Attorney general Reno told reporters that she was pleased with a court decision not to grant Elian Gonzalez an asylum hearing. She said that the decision was in the best interest of the boy…

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  • New Computer Virus
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    New Computer Virus

    Attorney General Reno and Mr. Vatis spoke about an investigation into a new e-mail virus variation of the “I Love You” virus. They spoke about how the “newlove.cbs” virus works to destroy…

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  • Justice Department Daily Briefing
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    Justice Department Daily Briefing

    Attorney General Reno briefed reporters on the Elian Gonzalez custody transfer case. She praised and defended the actions of federal marshals and asked Americans to reflect on the…

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  • Elian Gonzalez Custody Case
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    Elian Gonzalez Custody Case

    Attorney General Reno spoke to reporters about her decision to send U.S. Marshals to retrieve Elian Gonzalez from his Miami relatives and return him to his Cuban father who had come to…

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  • Microsoft Antitrust Ruling
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    Microsoft Antitrust Ruling

    Attorney General Reno and others spoke to reporters about a federal judge’s decision which found that Microsoft violated the Sherman Antitrust Act and used its monopoly to adversely affect…

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  • Elian Gonzalez Case
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    Elian Gonzalez Case

    Attorney General Reno talked to reporters about her meeting with the father of Elian Gonzalez, and his request to have his son return with him to Cuba. She also spoke of her desire to…

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  • Justice Department Weekly Briefing
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    Justice Department Weekly Briefing

    In her weekly meeting with members of the press, Attorney General Janet Reno answered questions about the case involving the six-year-old Cuban boy, Elian Gonzalez. While admitting that the Justice…

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  • Justice Department Weekly Briefing
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    Justice Department Weekly Briefing

    Attorney General Reno answered questions from reporters about the return of Elian Gonzalez to his father in Cuba. She called on family members in the U.S. to avoid “dramatic scenes” and said she…

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  • Telemarketing and Mail Fraud
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    Telemarketing and Mail Fraud

    Administration officials briefed reporters on a new program to combat telemarketing and mail fraud. The program included a mailing campaign, commercial advertisements and a telephone…

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  • Microsoft Antitrust Ruling Reaction
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    Microsoft Antitrust Ruling Reaction

    The participants praised a federal court ruling that the software corporation Microsoft is a monopoly. After their prepared remarks they took questions from the media.

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