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Sessions was also “not aware” that 91 percent of judges nominated to the bench have been white and male.
Activist Desiree Fairooz had faced up to six months in jail and a $1,000 fine if she were convicted.
As the opioid crisis consumes the suburbs, rehabilitation replaces arrests.
Current asylum policies are broken and subject to “rampant abuse and fraud,” according to Sessions.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded an Obama administration memo from 2014 that said Title VII does protect transgender people, a position also taken by several federal appeals courts in recent years.
A new bill would narrow the scope of mandatory minimum drug sentences so they would apply only to violent criminals or serious drug offenders.
Jackson refuted President Trump’s claim that NFL players who protest are “sons of bitches.”
The attorney general made a speech amid protests from students and faculty alike of Georgetown Law School.
Outside the courthouse around 40 people gathered in a protest, holding signs saying “Jeff: Go Home” and “Racism is #Notwelcome.”
Cities that refuse will not be allowed to participate in a new crime reduction training program.
Trump throws more fake red meat to his base, diverting attention from repetitive management failures, uncovered lies, Republican legislator push back and the lowest approval ratings of any president at this point in his term.
AG Jeff Sessions on Tuesday released a memo restricting Justice Department grants from going to so-called sanctuary cities that do not cooperate with federal immigration agents.
Desiree Fairooz, 61, was arrested for laughing during the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing in January in response to a lawmaker’s assertion that Sessions treated all Americans equally.
Some cities said their priority is creating trust between immigrant communities and local police to encourage residents, even if they are living in the country undocumented, to report crimes.
California Sen. Kamala Harris was blatantly interrupted during her questioning of Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
President Trump has been publicly lashing out at his own Justice Department, an unprecedented move for a president.
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions reversed course from the previous Obama administration and told the nation’s 94 U.S. attorneys to “charge and pursue the most serious, readily provable offense.”
Democrats and Republicans alike have called for an independent investigation into Russia’s involvement in the election.
Desiree Fairooz could spend up to a year in prison for laughter during the Senate confirmation hearing of President Donald Trump’s appointed U.S. attorney general.
This decision may be an indication of how the new Justice Department led by Jeff Sessions will address cases surrounding police misconduct.
“Once again, Trump has overreached and lost.”
“I thought I was going to be like the next Trayvon Martin,” Nandi Cain Jr. said after the incident. Meanwhile, the Justice Department calls for less police reform.
Sessions told U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents that more undocumented migrants should be prosecuted as criminals.