Attorney General

Privacy Law

Lawyer sues to learn whether the FBI accessed his law firm’s computers

Criminal Justice

Toyota to pay $1.2B in deferred prosecution agreement related to sudden-acceleration disclosures

Criminal Justice

Pennsylvania AG defends shutdown of pol probe, says case was mishandled

Election Law

Campaign-donation secrecy at issue in report criticizing former Utah AG Swallow

Health Law

28 attorneys general ask five retailers to drop tobacco products

Criminal Justice

Attorney general will call for lower sentences for most federal drug offenders

Terrorism

Low-profile CIA lawyer in spotlight after Feinstein accuses unnamed GC of effort to intimidate

Attorney General

Saying heroin is a ‘public health crisis,’ DOJ urges more access to drug that can reverse overdoses

Careers

Abu-Jamal appellate work derails lawyer’s nomination to lead DOJ Civil Rights Division

Personal Lives

State AG opposes law-school friend in gay-marriage suit

Attorney General

Attorney General Holder is discharged from hospital

Criminal Justice

DOJ: Prosecutor’s office downplayed gravity of sex crimes, told victim’s mom ‘boys will be boys’

Verdicts & Settlements

Chris Christie’s settlement deals as US Attorney reportedly helped spur change in DOJ rules

Attorney General

Will 2014 be Eric Holder’s last year as attorney general?

Civil Rights

New DOJ guidelines call for equal recognition of same-sex married couples

Constitutional Law

California law banning eggs from hens kept in small cages is unconstitutional, Missouri suit says

Executive Branch

Obama seeks low-level offenders for possible clemency

Criminal Justice

Eric Holder says feds will seek death penalty against accused Boston Marathon bomber

Constitutional Law

Virginia attorney general won’t defend state ban on same-sex marriage

Family Law

Same-sex marriages in Utah will be recognized by federal government, Holder says