Category: Justice

Justice Dept. to SCOTUS: We Can’t Give Work Permits to DACA Migrants
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Justice Dept. to SCOTUS: We Can’t Give Work Permits to DACA Migrants

The Department of Justice (DOJ) has quietly told the Supreme Court that it does not have the legal authority to issue work permits to Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) migrants and has effectively invited the court to block the annual award of more than one million work permits to migrants. “If the [judges] make…

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Justice Department has issued draft rules on using consumer genetic data in investigations
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Justice Department has issued draft rules on using consumer genetic data in investigations

The U.S. Department of Justice has issued a preliminary set of guidelines for how law enforcement agencies can use in their investigations genetic information from consumer DNA analysis services. “Prosecuting violent crimes is a Department priority for many reasons, including to ensure public safety and to bring justice and closure to victims and victims’ families,”…

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Democrats Call for Justice Brett Kavanaugh to Be ‘Impeached’
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Democrats Call for Justice Brett Kavanaugh to Be ‘Impeached’

A growing number of Democrat presidential candidates and groups are lining up behind calls to impeach Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, after the New York Times reported new allegations regarding claims he had pulled his pants down and thrust his penis at a female student during a college party. The report came from a forthcoming book written by…

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