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U.S. attorney general rescinds Obama-era memo phasing out private prisons

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department has rescinded a memo issued by the Obama administration that phased out the use of private contractors to run federal prisons.

Wisconsin man, Virginia man each get prison for trying to join Islamic State

(Reuters) - A Wisconsin man and a Virginia man were sentenced separately to federal prison on Friday for attempting to travel abroad to join Islamic State, the U.S. Justice Department said.

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News video: AG Sessions Rescinds Order Limiting Private Prisons

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions signed a memo reversing an Obama-era order that sought to limit the use of private prisons.
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News video: White House Could Act Against Retail Pot

White House Could Act Against Retail Pot 00:59

The Justice Department will take action against the business.
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News video: Jeff Sessions Overturns Memo To Eliminate Private Prisons

Jeff Sessions Overturns Memo To Eliminate Private Prisons 00:32

The U.S. Justice Department has rescinded a memo issued by the Obama administration that phased out the use of private contractors to run federal prisons. In a memo dated on Tuesday, Attorney General..
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News video: US DHS and DoJ to Work on Legal Case for Travel Ban

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According to a White House official on Thursday, Donald Trump has assigned the US Department of Homeland Security to working with the Justice Department on building a legal case for its travel ban on..
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News video: Charting protest through the Oscars

Charting protest through the Oscars 06:32

Speeches at the Academy Awards often reflect the state of the world, charting protests, unrest and major news events. Here's a look back at some of the notable ones.
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Justice Department joins whistleblower lawsuit against UnitedHealth: law firm

(Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department has joined a whistleblower lawsuit against UnitedHealth Group Inc that claims the country's largest health insurer and its units and affiliates overcharged..

Chinese scientist convicted in U.S. of theft of engineered rice

(Reuters) - A Chinese scientist was convicted on Thursday by a federal jury in Kansas of conspiring to steal samples of a variety of genetically engineered rice seeds from a U.S. research facility, the..

U.S. Justice Dept says Trump to replace travel ban order in near future

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department said on Thursday President Donald Trump would replace his executive order suspending travel from seven Muslim-majority countries "in the near..

U.S. says detained Mexican 'dreamer' should be deported

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - U.S. officials have initiated deportation proceedings against a Mexican immigrant with a work permit who was arrested near Seattle last week because of alleged gang ties,..

Former U.S. Justice Department official warns Europe on election hacking

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A former Justice Department official who served in the Obama administration said European countries must be willing to respond forcefully to efforts by Russia or others to use..

Calif. man to plead guilty to buying guns for San Bernardino shooters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A California man accused of buying assault-style rifles used by a married couple to massacre 14 people in San Bernardino in 2015 has agreed to plead guilty to conspiring to..

LGBT groups urge Trump administration to keep Obama transgender policy

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Alarmed at the U.S. Justice Department's retreat from a full defense of transgender rights, four advocacy groups have urged the Trump administration to maintain Obama era guidance..

Donald Trump was warned about Michael Flynn 'weeks ago but didn't act until allegations were reported by media'

Justice Department warned Donald Trump about violation 'weeks ago' but resignation did not occur until allegations emerged in media

Trump 'was warned Flynn could be blackmailed over contact with Russia'

The Justice Department warned the White House weeks ago that national security adviser Michael Flynn could be vulnerable to blackmail for contacts with Russian officials before President Donald Trump..

Seattle judge set to move forward on Trump immigration case

SEATTLE/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A U.S. federal judge on Monday rejected a Justice Department request to suspend Seattle courtroom proceedings over President Donald Trump's temporary travel ban from..

U.S. charges 12 over Puerto Rico cocaine smuggling operation

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Twelve people, including six current and former Transportation Security Administration agents in Puerto Rico, have been charged with smuggling some 20 tons of cocaine into the..

Justice Department asks Seattle judge to defer action on Trump order

(Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department on Monday said a Seattle federal judge should not conduct further proceedings until after a U.S. appeals court reviews the temporary suspension of President..

Takata to set aside $864 million as part of U.S. DOJ settlement

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Takata Corp said on Thursday it will set aside 96.93 billion yen ($864.4 million) as part of a $1 billion settlement with the United States Justice Department over the world's..

Matsuo Electric to plead guilty to price fixing in U.S.

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Matsuo Electric Co Ltd and one of its executives have agreed to plead guilty to fixing prices and rigging bids for electrolytic capacitors that regulate current in a broad range..

Arizona man who supported Texas attack sentenced to 30 years in prison

(Reuters) - An Arizona man was sentenced to 30 years in prison for conspiring to support the Islamic State for his role in planning a May 2015 shooting in Garland, Texas, the Justice Department said on..

Takata to plead guilty February 27: court documents

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Japan's Takata Corp is set to plead guilty Feb. 27 in federal court in Detroit to a single felony count of wire fraud to resolve a U.S. Justice Department investigation into..

US Justice Department defends 'lawful' Trump travel ban

us justice department defends 'lawful' trump travel ban
The Justice Department defends the president's travel ban and urges an appeals court to reinstate it.
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