Attorney General

Attorney General

DOJ mandates implicit bias training for prosecutors and agents

Criminal Justice

Prosecutor blasts federal court for scheduling hate crimes trial of Dylann Roof before state trial

Appellate Practice

After critics panned his most important SCOTUS argument, solicitor general learned this lesson

Careers

Solicitor General Donald Verrilli is leaving Justice Department

Constitutional Law

Judge exceeded authority by ordering ethics classes for possibly 3,000 DOJ lawyers, brief says

Banking Law

In 156 government cases against big banks, only 47 people have been charged

Education Law

Law prof sees Title IX ‘collision course’ in federal directives on bathrooms and sexual violence

Trials & Litigation

Federal judge imposes sweeping sanctions on DOJ, requires ethics classes for litigators in 26 states

U.S. Supreme Court

Law firms hired by Ohio didn’t violate federal debt collection law via letterhead, SCOTUS rules

Education Law

US tells schools to allow transgender students to use facilities matching their gender identity

Civil Rights

DOJ and North Carolina trade lawsuits over transgender bathroom law

Civil Rights

North Carolina transgender bathroom legislation violates Civil Rights Act, DOJ says

Internet Law

Monitoring of my Twitter account showed racial bias, state lawyer says in labor complaint

Verdicts & Settlements

Another bank settles with DOJ over sales of risky mortgages; did it get a better deal than others?

Criminal Justice

Judge overstepped his authority by blocking deferred prosecution agreement, appeals court says

Criminal Justice

Pardon attorney’s resignation letter cites backlogs and reversals

Attorney General

Justice Department resumes forfeiture sharing program

Death Penalty

Fast-track death-penalty appeals get a boost with 9th Circuit standing decision

Antitrust Law

Second-highest bidder is OK’d to buy corporate owner of OC Register after DOJ files antitrust suit

Attorney General

Justice Department warns local courts about illegal enforcement of fees and fines