Topic: U.S. Department of Justice
Federal officials scouting for alternative prisons for detainees toured a maximum security prison in Standish, Mich., that may close due to budget cuts.
08/14/2009 01:00 am
Modern presidents have struggled to keep their campaign pledges. Here's how we can judge Obama's record.
08/13/2009 01:00 am
08/12/2009 01:00 am
Viktor Bout, an alleged arms dealer to war criminals, successfully fought a US extradition request in Thailand. Prosecutors are likely to appeal.
08/11/2009 01:00 am
The University of Illinois and Chicago's best public schools are charged with granting admission to children of donors and the well-connected.
08/07/2009 01:00 am
Justice Department prevailed in the infamous 'freezer cash' case, but it lost ground in law enforcement's ability to wiretap or investigate members of Congress.
08/06/2009 01:00 am
08/05/2009 01:00 am
Agreement averts a legal showdown, for now, over case involving US pursuit of tax evasion.
07/31/2009 01:00 am
The Justice Department must now decide whether to try the terror suspect, now in Guantánamo, in US courts or let him return to Afghanistan.
07/30/2009 01:00 am
The administration also tells Congress Tuesday that it will decide the status of all 229 detainees by Oct. 1.
07/29/2009 01:00 am