Attorney General

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court refuses appeal in anti-gay defamation case

Juvenile Justice

New Jersey sheriff’s officer charged with illegally giving juvenile’s mugshots to newspaper

Terrorism

Justice Department hires lawyer to fight domestic terrorism; sovereign citizens a key concern

Criminal Justice

Constant filming of police officers is ‘impacting their judgment,’ Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says

Sentencing/Post Conviction

About 6,000 federal inmates will get early release at month’s end; will crime go up?

Judiciary

Pennsylvania AG says email linked to current state justice had racial and misogynistic jokes

Criminal Justice

Pennsylvania AG Kathleen Kane faces new perjury charge for alleged denial of secrecy obligation

Your ABA

Attorney General Loretta Lynch praises ABA efforts in sentencing reform

Terrorism

Strong Cities Network will foster collaboration to fight violent extremism, US attorney general says

Criminal Justice

Justice Department announces $44 million in grants against human trafficking

Criminal Justice

West Virginia funeral home accused of filing false death claims

Legal Ethics

New Jersey judge accused of making vulgar, suggestive remarks faces disciplinary charges

Legal Ethics

Embattled Pennsylvania AG Kathleen Kane suspended from practicing law

Privacy Law

Justice officials threatened mass resignation over retroactive approval of NSA program

Cybersecurity

AG Loretta Lynch says US prosecutor will work at European police agency

Death Penalty

Oklahoma appeals court stays execution of Richard Glossip

Entertainment & Sports Law

More arrests and charges in FIFA corruption probe should be expected, says AG Lynch

White-Collar Crime

Justice Department releases guidelines to foster pursuit of individuals in corporate wrongdoing

Criminal Justice

Texas attorney general’s lawyer is withdrawing from his defense, citing unspecified ‘issues’

Attorney General

Porn emails cited by Pennsylvania AG are unsealed; she says senders ‘manufactured’ case against her