Attorney General

Criminal Justice

Harvard law prof calls for arrest of Ferguson cop; autopsy finds teen was shot at least six times

First Amendment

Immigration judge sues Justice Department, claims recusal order chills her free-speech rights

Annual Meeting

Ensuring immigrant detainees have lawyers also benefits court system, DOJ official says

Labor & Employment

US government violated labor laws when it delayed paychecks during shutdown, judge says

Sentencing / Post-Conviction

Attorney General Holder says sentencing based on predictive data discriminates

Banking Law

Citi to pay $7B in latest settlement of US claims that sub-par mortgages caused financial crisis

U.S. Supreme Court

Utah asks Supreme Court to uphold its same-sex marriage ban

Banking Law

BNP Paribas will pay nearly $9B, a record fine for violating US sanctions

Criminal Justice

Hundreds of Nebraska inmates released early due to sentence miscalculations, officials say

Constitutional Law

Which laws are unworthy of defense? Four candidates for Wisconsin attorney general list them

Constitutional Law

Food manufacturing associations challenge Vermont’s GMO labeling law

Criminal Justice

ABA and DOJ seek retroactive application of new federal drug-sentencing guidelines


US asks court for additional deletions in drone-strike memo


Drone-memo author is confirmed as federal appeals judge

Real Estate & Property Law

Airbnb will provide anonymous user data in New York’s investigation of illegal hotels

Attorney General

US will release drone-strike memo holding up judicial confirmation of former Justice official

Banking Law

Credit Suisse will pay $2.6B in tax evasion case, but won’t have to identify US clients

International Law

US criminally charges Chinese military officials with cyberspying

Attorney General

A ‘culture of misinformation’? Two senators express concern about DOJ statements to Supreme Court

Immigration Law

Former supervisor with US prison bureau is shocked to learn he’s not a citizen