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DOJ: China Allegedly Behind Equifax Breach

By on February 10, 2020 in Current Events with 0 Comments
DOJ: China Allegedly Behind Equifax Breach

The Justice Department announced that four individuals from China have been indicted for stealing Americans’ personal data in the 2017 Equifax data breach.

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Former VBA Employee Sentenced for Illegally Accessing Veterans’ Records

By on January 24, 2020 in Court Cases with 0 Comments
Former VBA Employee Sentenced for Illegally Accessing Veterans’ Records

A former federal employee with the Veterans Benefits Administration has been sentenced to prison for illegally accessing veterans’ medical records.

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DOJ Files Civil Suit Against Edward Snowden Over New Memoir

on September 17, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments

The Justice Department filed a civil lawsuit Tuesday against former NSA contractor Edward Snowden for violating his non-disclosure agreements with two agencies by writing a new book about his leaks and not submitting his manuscript for pre-publication review, a standard process for former federal employees and contractors.

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IG: Comey Violated Agency Policies With Private Memos About Trump

on August 29, 2019 in Agency News with 0 Comments

Despite criticism from the agency's IG in a new report, the Justice Department decided not to prosecute former FBI Director James Comey for retaining memos about interactions with the Trump White House.

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Did DOJ Drug Enforcement Administration Violate the USERRA?

By on July 30, 2019 in Court Cases with 0 Comments
Did DOJ Drug Enforcement Administration Violate the USERRA?

A DEA agent called out his agency for not selecting him for merit promotion due to bias against reservists on the part of his supervisor.

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DOJ Asks for Immediate Enforcement of LR Executive Orders

By on July 24, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
DOJ Asks for Immediate Enforcement of LR Executive Orders

DOJ has requested that the Court of Appeals allow immediate enforcement of Executive Orders on labor relations.

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WikiLeaks Founder Charged with Conspiracy to Hack DoD Computer

By on April 11, 2019 in Court Cases with 0 Comments
WikiLeaks Founder Charged with Conspiracy to Hack DoD Computer

The Justice Department announced that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been arrested and charged with conspiracy to hack a government computer.

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DOJ: Former Border Patrol Agent Gave Drug Traffickers Keys to Border Fences

By on March 12, 2019 in Court Cases with 0 Comments
DOJ: Former Border Patrol Agent Gave Drug Traffickers Keys to Border Fences

A former Border Patrol agent was sentenced for taking bribes to help drugs pass through CBP fences and security patrols.

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Decision Over-Turning Executive Orders Goes to Next Level Court

By on December 17, 2018 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Decision Over-Turning Executive Orders Goes to Next Level Court

A District Court decision overturning major provisions of three Executive Orders has been appealed. Here is a summary of the arguments made by Justice Department.

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NASA Facility Chief Found Guilty of Receiving Illegal Gratuities

By on December 17, 2018 in Court Cases with 0 Comments
NASA Facility Chief Found Guilty of Receiving Illegal Gratuities

A NASA official was found guilty of illegally receiving gratuities in his official capacity as a federal employee.

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