Department of Justice

Associated Press
February 19, 2019 - 8:56 am
by Eric Tucker WASHINGTON (AP) — A Justice Department official says Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is expected to leave his position in the middle of next month. The official was not authorized to discuss the move by name and spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity on Monday...
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Associated Press
January 09, 2019 - 8:54 am
by Eric Tucker & Michael Balsamo WASHINGTON (AP) — Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who appointed special counsel Robert Mueller and remains his most visible Justice Department protector, is expected to leave his position soon after William Barr is confirmed as attorney general, a person...
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(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)
November 14, 2018 - 10:38 am
By ERIC TUCKER , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department on Wednesday released an internal legal opinion supporting the legality of Matthew Whitaker's appointment as acting attorney general. The 20-page opinion from the Office of Legal Counsel, which provides advice to executive...
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Assocaited Press
June 27, 2018 - 8:22 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department says a judge's order to reunite families separated at the border "makes it even more imperative" that Congress pass immigration legislation that would enable it "to simultaneously enforce the law and keep families together." Otherwise, the administration...
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