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The police “stole” his house over $40

By Mark Nestmann Nestmann.com January 16, 2016   The police “stole” his house over $40     When I was nine years old, I was one of the smallest students in my fourth grade class. With my small size, not to mention my smart mouth, I attracted more than my share of elementary school bullies. […]

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Will the Obama Administration Hold VW Accountable for Corporate Crime?

By Deirdre Fulton Common Dreams September 21, 2015   Will the Obama Administration Hold VW Accountable for Corporate Crime? “This is a huge test of how serious the administration’s commitment is to prosecuting white collar crime.”     The allegations being leveled against auto manufacturer Volkswagen (VW)—that it cheated to make nearly half a million […]

The EPA says VW deliberately evaded federal emissions requirements in nearly a half-million diesel cars in the U.S. since 2009 by manufacturing and installing "defeat devices" in order to "bypass, defeat, or render inoperative elements of the vehicles' emission control system that exist to comply with [Clean Air Act] emission standards." (Photo: yuankuei/flickr/cc)

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Apple to DOJ: Sorry, No Can Do

By Philippe Gastonne The Daily Bell September 21, 2015   Apple to DOJ: Sorry, No Can Do     In an investigation involving guns and drugs, the Justice Department obtained a court order this summer demanding that Apple turn over, in real time, text messages between suspects using iPhones. Apple’s response: Its iMessage system was […]


‘A National Embarrassment’: Police Use-of-Force Stats Reveal Roadblocks to Reform

By Nadia Prupis Common Dreams August 13, 2015   ‘A National Embarrassment’: Police Use-of-Force Stats Reveal Roadblocks to Reform     As protests continue highlighting the widespread scourge of police brutality and anti-black racism in the U.S., the Department of Justice quietly released a survey on national use-of-force statistics that reveal a twofold dilemma: law enforcement […]

Police departments around the country are ineffective at collecting data on their own officers' use-of-force, a DOJ survey has revealed. (Photo: Tony Webster/flickr/cc)

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5 Major Banks Plead Guilty To Market Rigging, Fined $5.7 Billion

By Rachel Blevins Truth In Media May 20, 2015   5 Major Banks Plead Guilty To Market Rigging, Fined $5.7 Billion     On Wednesday, the Department of Justice announced that five major banks: Barclays, Royal Bank of Scotland, JPMorgan Chase, UBS and Citigroup, will be fined approximately $5.7 billion after pleading guilty to crimes […]


In Chicago, Calls Grow for Investigation Into Homan Square ‘Gestapo Tactics’ 1

By Nadia Prupis Common Dreams March 19, 2015   In Chicago, Calls Grow for Investigation Into Homan Square ‘Gestapo Tactics’ DOJ must bring policing in line with human rights standards, officials and activists say     Cook County commissioner Richard Boykin and U.S. Representative Danny Davis on Wednesday stepped up their demand for the federal […]

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Jaw-Dropping Revelation: Justice Department Confirms Lost IRS Emails Are Stored On Backup Drives

Source: http://www.shtfplan.com By Mac Slavo   Jaw-Dropping Revelation: Justice Department Confirms Lost IRS Emails Are Stored On Backup Drives   For weeks the IRS and Obama Administration told the American people a carefully crafted narrative regarding the whereabouts of emails containing information surrounding the targeting of specific groups and individuals based on their political party. […]

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Operation Chokepoint: Justice Dept is targeting and trying to shut down legal businesses it simply doesn’t like

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino Operation Chokepoint: Justice Dept is targeting and trying to shut down legal businesses it simply doesn’t like     DOJ can’t physically go in and just shut down payday lenders, ammo manufacturers, and tobacconists (yet), but they can flood the companies which process payments for these businesses with requests […]


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Justice Dept. Sues Bank of America Over Mortgage Securities

Source: http://nextnewsnetwork.com Justice Dept. Sues Bank of America Over Mortgage Securities     Washington – The Justice Department sued Bank of America on Tuesday, accusing the bank of defrauding investors by vastly underestimating the quality of mortgage-backed securities. Eric H. Holder Jr., the United States attorney general, said the lawsuit was “the latest step forward […]


ERIC HOLDER DEMANDS GOVERNMENT SUPERVISION OF APPLE’S ITUNES & APP STORES

Source: http://benswann.com Posted by Kristin Tate ERIC HOLDER DEMANDS GOVERNMENT SUPERVISION OF APPLE’S ITUNES & APP STORES   Attorney General Eric Holder has asked a federal judge to give his Department of Justice (DOJ) supervision of the Apple App Store and iTunes. The DOJ’s demand is a disgusting attempted government power-grab into private business. Holder’s […]

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Teachers Will Be Armed in Arkansas

Source: http://www.occupycorporatism.com By Susanne Posel Occupy Corporatism Teachers Will Be Armed in Arkansas   Clarksville High School in Arkansas will be the first high school to utilize state laws that allow armed security guards in schools to arm teachers. Training is underway now that will facilitate teachers carrying concealed weapons when classes resume. David Hopkins, […]


‘Ministry of Truth?’ DOJ creating News Media Review Committee 1

Source: http://libertycalling.net Posted by  Judy Morris ‘Ministry of Truth?’ DOJ creating News Media Review Committee     With nearly all eyes trained on the George Zimmerman trial in Sanford, Fla., late Friday afternoon, the Obama administration found a good opportunity to announce the results of Attorney General Eric Holder’s exhaustive investigation into … Eric Holder. […]