former-attorney-general-jeff-sessions-endorses-trump-in-first-campaign-ad-to-reclaim-senate-seat

Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions officially entered the race to reclaim his old Alabama Senate seat Thursday, releasing a new ad endorsing his former boss who fired him last November: President Donald Trump. In the 30-second ad, Sessions noted the fact that he has refrained from criticizing the president as others have after leaving the…

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doj-will-urge-facebook-to-suspend-end-to-end-encryption-plans,-give-law-enforcement-backdoor-access-to-messages

In an effort to fight pedophilia, terrorism, and election meddling, the Department of Justice is slated to request Facebook suspend its plans for end-to-end encryption, insisting the tech giant delay implementation of the feature until it can ensure “that there is no reduction to user safety.” Attorney General William Barr is set to urge Facebook…

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senators-demand-answers-on-dnc-efforts-to-get-ukrainian-dirt-on-trump-in-2016

The chairmen of two Senate committees are insisting that the Department of Justice come clean about Democratic Party efforts to solicit Ukrainian interference in the 2016 election. Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, first alerted the department about the meddling in July of 2017 so it could be investigated, but under Rod Rosenstein’s leadership and the direction…

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doj:-bureaucrat’s-trump-complaint-was-neither-urgent-nor-needing-congressional-referral

The Department of Justice’s criminal division reviewed a bureaucrat’s complaint about President Donald Trump’s phone call with Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky and found it neither urgent nor requiring referral to congressional committees. All relevant components of the department agreed with the legal conclusion, and the matter was concluded, a DOJ spokesman announced. The complaint was…

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we-should-repeal-the-death-penalty,-but-not-for-the-reasons-you-think

Once again, the morality of the death penalty recycles to the forefront of public scrutiny, this time with notable political vigor as the latest development on the subject comes out of the Trump administration’s Justice Department. The department on July 25 issued a press release announcing Attorney General William Barr had directed the Federal Bureau…

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