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Judge hears motion to dismiss suit over proposed Pebble Mine

...comply with requirements involving meeting notices and the providing of transcripts.Brad Rosenberg, a U.S. Department of Justice lawyer representing the EPA, said the agency never created any of the subcommittees. He acknowledged that mine...
Lawmakers discuss federal issues with pot legalization

...federally.Other concerns about state-federal interplay remain.Svobodny told lawmakers about a 2011 U.S. Department of Justice memo that in the states that legalize and regulate marijuana and enforce their rules, the federal government will...
What others say: A victory for journalism

...James Risen, a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter for The New York Times, won his legal fight against the U.S. Department of Justice, which wanted him to disclose the sources he used in his newspaper and book coverage of a failed U.S. operation...
Report on tribal youth and violence urges action

...additional federal funding and other measures to combat the problem.The report released Tuesday by a U.S. Department of Justice advisory committee reflects information gathered at public hearings across the country in 2013 and 2014."We...
Murkowski gives D.C. update and defense. However, she said Majority Leader Harry Reid, who sets the agenda, is trying to fill out the Department of Justice, which is slowing down progress in other departments. She also said part of the reason Alaska's agenda is not...
KPBSD changes lockdown policy

...lock its doors and have staff and students hide and wait for help to arrive. Based on recent studies from the Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Investigation, which have reviewed past school shootings, there is more than one response...

...unaware Brown was a suspect when he encountered him walking in the street with a friend.Nixon said the U.S. Department of Justice is beefing up its civil rights investigation of the shooting.Missouri State Highway Patrol Capt. Ron Johnson...
Tribes work to create sex-offender registries

...offenders move to tribal land or work or go to school on reservations after being released from prison. The U.S. Department of Justice agreed with a recommendation to develop a way for states to keep tribes in the loop so that they can enforce laws...
Who is the government keeping safe

...convicted of "tax crimes" and placed in jail for such activities. People applaud the fine work from our federal Department of Justice. Perhaps, Mr. Back should have created a "Corporate Person" and had that person enter a guilty plea. Our...
Group seeks community views on marijuana

...still illegal at the federal level, several recent decisions have shifted the political landscape. Last week the Department of Justice announced they would not stop Native American tribes from growing marijuana on tribal lands and would not enforce...


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