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    Justice Department Decision on Private Prisons

    Carl Takei talked about the Justice Department’s decision to end contracts with private prisons after officials concluded that such facilities are less safe and effective than federally run…

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    News Conference on Justice Department Report on the Baltimore Police Department

    Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake held a news conference with Vanita Gupta, Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General for the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division, and…

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    Justice Department Oversight

    Attorney General Loretta Lynch testified at an oversight hearing on Justice Department Operations. She would not answer questions from Republican committee members about the FBI’s investigation…

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    Criminal Justice Reform

    Todd Cox talked about criminal justice reform efforts in Congress, including the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act, and the economic impact of existing criminal justice policies.

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    Justice Department Oversight Hearing

    Attorney General Loretta Lynch testified at a Justice Department oversight hearing. Much of the hearing focused on the FBI’s demand that Apple help unlock an iPhone used by one of the…

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    Justice Department Fiscal Year 2017 Budget Request

    Attorney General Loretta Lynch testified at a hearing on the Justice Department’s budget request for fiscal year 2017. She was asked about President Obama’s plan to close the Guantanamo Bay detention facility. She…

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    Justice Department Settlement Money

    Sean Higgins talked about his Washington Examiner story, “Obama’s Big Bank Slush Fund,” on how the Justice Department allows money from legal settlements with large banks to be used to…

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    Attorney General Lynch on FIFA Arrests

    Attorney General Loretta Lynch spoke to reporters about the arrests of FIFA (International Federation of Association Football) officials Alfredo Hawit and Juan Ángel Napout in Switzerland,…

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    Department of Justice Oversight

    Attorney General Loretta Lynch testified at an oversight hearing on Justice Department operations. Topics including vetting of potential Syrian refugees seeking asylum in the United States,…

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    Justice Department Oversight

    Witnesses testified at an oversight hearing of the Department of Justice’s recent denial of access to documents wanted by the Inspector General’s office.

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    Criminal Justice Reform

    Professor Paul Butler talked about President Obama’s proposed reforms to the criminal justice system.

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    Federal Oversight of Local Marijuana Laws

    Representative Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) talked about efforts to introduce several amendments to the Justice Department’s (DOJ) annual spending bill that would handicap the DOJ’s ability to…

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    Cybersecurity

    Assistant Attorney General Leslie Caldwell spoke about Justice Department efforts to address cybersecurity challenges. She said that reacting to cyber attacks was good but the focus needed to be…

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    Justice Department Fiscal Year 2016 Budget Request

    Attorney General Loretta Lynch testified on the Justice Department’s fiscal year 2016 budget request. This was her first appearance before Congress since her confirmation as attorney general. Her…

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    Attorney General Confirmation Hearing, Day 1, Part 1

    Loretta Lynch testified about her nomination for U.S. attorney general and her qualifications for the position. Among the topics she addressed were immigration, National Security Agency…

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    Attorney General Confirmation Hearing, Day 1, Part 3

    Loretta Lynch testified about her nomination for U.S. attorney general and her qualifications for the position. Among the topics she addressed were immigration, voting rights, marijuana laws, and…

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    Attorney General Confirmation Hearing, Day 1, Part 2

    Loretta Lynch testified about her nomination for U.S. attorney general and her qualifications for the position. Among the topics she addressed were immigration and the Obama…

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    DEA Sexual Misconduct Allegations

    The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee held a hearing on allegations of sexual misconduct in the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA). The hearing came in response to a…

    2,737 views
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    National Crime Victims' Rights Week

    Joye Frost talked about National Crime Victims' Rights Week and the role of the Department of Justice (DOJ) in assisting victims of crime. Topics included how DOJ compiles and tracks crime,…

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    New Asset Forfeiture Rules

    David Smith talked about new rules governing law enforcement agency ability to seize assets under civil asset forfeiture laws.

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