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WTF, DOJ?

Is Merrick Garland’s Department of Justice dead on arrival?

6/14/2021 5:00:00 PM

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Former DOJ official is new head of pro bono law firm Public Counsel

Former DOJ official is new head of pro bono law firm Public Counsel

6/14/2021 4:17:00 PM

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POLITICO Playbook: Manchin and Sinema still might get their way

And Trump's DOJ reportedly sought records from his own White House counsel.

6/14/2021 3:23:00 PM

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Pelosi Says Trump DOJ’s Secret Data Seizures Go ‘Beyond Richard Nixon’

The House speaker insisted that Jeff Sessions and William Barr testify before Congress about the subpoenas & gag orders.

6/14/2021 3:35:00 AM

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Top Justice Department officials Sessions, Barr and Rosenstein all deny knowledge of secret subpoenas targeting Democratic lawmakers

Two attorney generals and a deputy attorney general said they did not know the phone records of Democratic lawmakers critical of Trump being seized.

About time!

6/14/2021 12:34:00 AM

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The revelation is the latest in a series of reports finding the Trump-era Justice Department monitored and pursued private information on journalists and Democratic lawmakers.

6/13/2021 10:16:00 PM

Apple Tells Ex-White House Counsel That Trump DOJ Sought His Records In 2018: Reports

The disclosure reveals the DOJ's extraordinary move to investigate Don McGahn as he served as Trump's top lawyer.

6/13/2021 9:15:00 PM

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Apple informed McGahn that records were subpoenaed by DOJ in 2018: NYT

Apple told former White House counsel Don McGahn that his records were subpoenaed by DOJ in 2018: NYT

6/13/2021 8:20:00 PM

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Pelosi says DOJ subpoenas for Democrats' data 'goes even beyond Richard Nixon'

Pelosi says DOJ subpoenas for Democrats' data 'goes even beyond Richard Nixon'

6/13/2021 6:05:00 PM

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Justice Dept. to probe secret subpoena for Schiff's records on Trump's watch

Justice Dept. to probe secret subpoena for Schiff's records on Trump's watch

6/12/2021 5:30:00 PM

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DOJ inspector general to review Trump Justice Department's seizure of Democrats' phone data

Democrats Adam Schiff, Eric Swalwell and others, including family members and a minor, were targeted by the Trump Justice Department.

Well if he's going to do all that, he can start with the Obozo administration who did the same to con. journalists and politicians.

6/12/2021 4:28:00 PM

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Apple tightens rules after Justice Department targeted U.S. lawmakers

Apple tightens rules after Justice Department targeted U.S. lawmakers

6/12/2021 6:45:00 AM

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Justice Department Launches Probe Into Trump DOJ's Use Of Secret Subpoenas

Under Trump, the DOJ subpoenaed Apple for data belonging to House Democrats and journalists probing his ties to Russia.

6/12/2021 4:04:00 AM

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DOJ seizing phone records of Democrats ‘reeks of being a fishing expedition’

'These people spit on the traditions of the Justice Department,' Neal Katyal says about the Trump-era DOJ seizing phone records of Democratic lawmakers, their staff and family.

6/12/2021 2:29:00 AM

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Apple Subpoenas From DOJ Prompt Internal Review, Calls for William Barr, Jeff Sessions to Testify

The request by Sens. Schumer and Durbin follows revelations that the Trump Justice Department secretly sought records from Apple related to communications by Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee.

6/12/2021 12:40:00 AM

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DOJ inspector general will investigate 2018 seizure of House Democrats' data

Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco has asked the DOJ's inspector general to investigate the seizure of top Democrats' data by Justice Department prosecutors in 2018.

6/11/2021 11:00:00 PM

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Trump's Justice Department seized data of House Democrats from Apple: Sources

The Justice Department seized metadata from Democrats, aides and family members.

6/11/2021 10:51:00 PM

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Trump's Justice Department May Be More Corrupt Than Anyone Realized

Trump’s Justice Department may be more corrupt than anyone realized.

6/11/2021 10:50:00 PM

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Trump Justice Department Secretly Subpoenaed Records on Top Democrats, Their Families and Staff

Apple, under a gag order until recently, told the targets their communications metadata had been shared.

Remember when he accused Obama of wiretapping him?
Wait... someone snuck a camera into Hell?

6/11/2021 8:58:00 PM

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UPDATE: DOJ calls for investigation into Trump Justice Department's seizure of Democrats' phone data

6/11/2021 8:20:00 PM

Barr distances himself from subpoenas of Democratic lawmakers

In a phone interview, Barr said he didn’t recall getting briefed on the moves.

“Didn’t recall”
Senility does that, ya know.

6/11/2021 8:01:00 PM

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DOJ seeks internal probe on seizure of Democrats' data

The Justice Department has asked for an internal investigation after revelations that former President Donald Trump's administration seized phone data from House Democrats in 2018 as part of an aggressive leaks investigation.

6/11/2021 8:01:00 PM

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Trump's DOJ obtained House Democrats' data in leak investigation

Trump's DOJ obtained House Democrats' data in leak investigation

6/11/2021 4:31:00 PM

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‘Terrible Abuse Of Power’: Adam Schiff Slams Trump DOJ’s Targeting Of His Data

“I view Bill Barr as the second most dangerous person in the country after Donald Trump.'

6/11/2021 11:35:00 AM

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Trump Justice Department subpoenaed Apple for data from House Intelligence Committee Democrats, sources say

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6/11/2021 5:12:00 AM

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Biden Rescinds Trump Executive Order That Sought To Ban TikTok, WeChat

Biden rescinds Trump executive order that sought to ban TikTok:

6/10/2021 3:58:00 AM

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US drops Trump order targeting TikTok, plans its own review

TikTok and WeChat are off the hook from Trump administration orders that aimed to ban them in the U.S., though the Biden administration will conduct its own national-security review of the apps and other Chinese technology.

6/10/2021 3:51:00 AM

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Merrick Garland Underscores Justice Department’s Independence

Attorney general is defending the Justice Department for backing some Trump administration positions that President Biden and Democratic lawmakers want reversed.

6/10/2021 2:50:00 AM

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The Culture Lover’s June Guide

The Culture Lover’s June Guide

6/10/2021 2:40:00 AM

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US drops Trump order targeting TikTok, plans its own review

White House drops Trump-era executive orders that attempted to ban TikTok and WeChat and will conduct its own review aimed at identifying national security risks.

6/10/2021 2:20:00 AM

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Trump photo op not why police chased protesters from park, report says

But the report did find that Attorney General Barr urged officials to speed up the process once Trump had decided to walk through the area.

6/10/2021 12:46:00 AM

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Biden's attorney general defends controversial Justice Department arguments related to Trump

'The job of the Justice Department in making decisions of law is not to back any administration, previous or present,' Garland testified in a Senate hearing.

6/9/2021 11:30:00 PM

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Garland defends Justice Department moves seen as pro-Trump

The attorney general, testifying before a Senate panel, deflected criticism of actions backing the previous administration.

6/9/2021 10:56:00 PM

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Talks Falter on Background Checks for Gun Sales

Lawmakers said the recent discussions have centered on expanding background checks to all commercial sales.

6/9/2021 10:45:00 PM

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Trump Forced To Shut Down Blog After Publishing Hulk Hogan Sex Tape

Trump Forced To Shut Down Blog After Publishing Hulk Hogan Sex Tape

JohnDiesattheEn I would rather feel/see a strong handsome manly wrestler snap into my slim Jim than any crap Trump's actually involved with
Popehat Oh, Hell! Which one of them was pissing on the other in Obama's bed?

6/3/2021 10:50:00 PM

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Why Mike Lindell thinks Donald Trump will return as president in August

Why Mike Lindell thinks Donald Trump will return as president in August

6/3/2021 5:28:00 PM

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Hogan to end enhanced federal unemployment benefits in Maryland on July 3

He said the benefits, which add $300 a week, provided 'important temporary relief' during the coronavirus pandemic but are no longer necessary

6/3/2021 8:37:00 AM

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Fact check: No, Trump can't 'simply be reinstated' as president

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6/2/2021 5:15:00 PM

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The Wire actor Robert Hogan dies from pneumonia complications aged 87

Peyton Place and The Wire actor Robert Hogan dies from pneumonia complications aged 87.

6/2/2021 6:29:00 AM

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Robert Hogan, Actor on ‘Peyton Place,’ ‘The Wire’ and Tons More TV Shows, Dies at 87

Robert Hogan, the familiar New York actor who made a six-decade career out of popping up on television shows including Hogan’s Heroes, whose main character was named after him, has died. He w…

6/2/2021 4:30:00 AM

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Robert Hogan, Actor Who Appeared on ‘The Wire’ and ‘Peyton Place,’ Dies at 87

Robert Hogan, Actor Who Appeared on ‘The Wire’ and ‘Peyton Place,’ Dies at 87

6/2/2021 2:54:00 AM

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DOJ partially discloses memo on why Trump wasn't charged with obstruction

Judge Amy Berman Jackson said the memo was actually meant to guide then-Attorney General William Barr on 'getting a jump on public relations' in explaining why he was not pursuing obstruction charges.

Yet another Dim swing and a miss.

5/25/2021 10:17:00 PM

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Report: Trump’s Justice Department Spied on at Least Five Reporters From Outlets Trump Despised

Most recently a reporter from CNN was informed Trump’s DOJ obtained 2 months worth of her phone and email communications.

The press is the enemy of the people, they prove that every second of every day.
Bill Barr was keeping tabs on a pot roast and cheesecake.

5/21/2021 8:25:00 PM

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Rep. Louie Gohmert said his SAT score would 'shock people that think I'm the dumbest guy in Congress'

Rep. Louie Gohmert said his SAT score would 'shock people that think I'm the dumbest guy in Congress'

Louie. Shut up!
Is that high school score all he's got to prove competency? 😂

5/21/2021 3:11:00 AM

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Fully vaccinated Ohio man hospitalized with COVID, but doctors say breakthrough cases rare

Fully vaccinated Ohio man hospitalized with COVID, but doctors say breakthrough cases rare

5/20/2021 4:25:00 PM

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Fauci says public is 'misinterpreting' latest CDC mask guidance

Fauci says public is 'misinterpreting' latest CDC mask guidance

5/20/2021 4:12:00 PM

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Covid: Use common sense on overseas travel, says Shapps

Covid: Use common sense on overseas travel, says Shapps

5/20/2021 12:18:00 PM

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Dear Evan Hansen: people are shocked to learn what musical movie is actually about

Are you excited for the musical movie?

5/19/2021 9:44:00 PM

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New York Attorney General Letitia James Announces It's (Still) Crime Time For Trump

'We are now actively investigating the Trump Organization in a criminal capacity.' The net is tightening! It’s crime time, baby!

5/19/2021 7:25:00 PM

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Celine Dion Opens Up About Finding Love Again After Losing Husband René Angélil

'I'm not thinking about a relationship and falling in love again.'

5/19/2021 4:52:00 PM

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New York Attorney General Probe of Trump Organization Now a Criminal Investigation

The investigation is no longer “purely civil in nature,” state officials tell the former president’s firm.

5/19/2021 7:32:00 AM

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New York attorney general says Trump Organization probe is now criminal

The New York attorney general’s office says that it is conducting a criminal investigation into former President Trump’s business empire, expanding what had previously been a civil probe

5/19/2021 7:31:00 AM

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Analysis: Voting? That's for suckers.

North Carolina Republican Rep. Madison Cawthorn has missed more votes -- 16.2% -- than any other freshman member of Congress, according to Quorum data first reported by Axios.

5/19/2021 7:16:00 AM

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New York attorney general's probe of Trump Organization is now also a criminal investigation

DEVELOPING: The New York attorney general's office has evolved its probe into Donald Trump's company to encompass potential crimes, a spokesperson tells ABC News.

5/19/2021 6:23:00 AM

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Trump Organization Now Under Criminal Investigation, New York Attorney General Says

'We are now actively investigating the Trump Organization in a criminal capacity.'

5/19/2021 6:00:00 AM

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New York attorney general is now investigating Trump Organization 'in a criminal capacity'

New York attorney general says the Trump Organization is being investigated 'in a criminal capacity'

5/19/2021 5:41:00 AM

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New York attorney general adds 'criminal capacity' to probe of Trump Organization

The New York attorney general is now actively investigating the Trump Organization in a criminal capacity, as well as the ongoing civil probe

5/19/2021 5:37:00 AM

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