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...challenged her placement on the list, but the ruling did not address the broader constitutional implications.U.S. Justice Department spokeswoman Dena Iverson said government attorneys were reviewing the decision and would have no comment Tuesday...
Tribal leaders welcome Holder's voting access plan

...before changing the way they hold elections. Now, changes do not have to be submitted, and it is up to the U.S. Justice Department or others who sue to prove changes are discriminatory.West also pointed to a Justice Department court filing...
News of the people said Wednesday. Both spoke on condition of anonymity because the talks are private.The U.S. Justice Department and six states sued in August to block the merger, which would create the world's biggest airline. They say...
High court orders redistricting plan be redrawn

...requirements. Alaska is among the states required to submit redistricting plans or proposed election changes to the U.S. Justice Department for review to ensure the plans aren't discriminatory.

...away from whether marijuana should be allowed or prohibited and toward how we will treat it," Tvert said.The U.S. Justice Department has not said how it will respond to the laws in Washington and Colorado. A bipartisan group of congressmen...
Agreement would let Alaska Native Wireless keep frequencies

...settlement between the government and NextWave, the original owner of the frequencies. Late last month the U.S. Justice Department approved an agreement with NextWave Telecom Inc. That step that could end a dispute over whether the bankrupt...
Indictments cloud Legislature U.S. District Court to plead guilty to bribery and conspiracy charges as part of a plea bargain with the U.S. Justice Department?s Public Integrity Section, with which the two are cooperating. The men said they?d illegally shelled out...
Court orders redistricting plan be redrawn

...Alaska Native community's ability to elect candidates of their choosing. The plan won preclearance from the U.S. Justice Department last fall. The board has acknowledged that its greatest challenge was ensuring that the voice of Alaska Natives...
Religion news in brief, the Democratic lawmakers said. The lawmakers urged Jewish Texans to write letters of protest to the U.S. Justice Department, which is reviewing the plan. Jane Dees Sheppard, a spokeswoman for Cornyn, said the board considered traditional...
Police discrimination lawsuit settled

...the lawsuit, staff of the Equal Rights Commission found ''substantial evidence of discrimination,'' but a U.S. Justice Department investigation later said the department hadn't discriminated against the officers. Changing police department...


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