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Fierce Capitol attacks on police seen in body-cam videos

By ALANNA DURKIN RICHER | Associated Press Videos released under court order provide a chilling new look at the chaos at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, including body camera footage that shows a man charging at a police officer with a flagpole and tackling him to the ground. Federal judges ordered the release of the videos after media organizations, including The Associated Press, went to court to request that the Department of Justice provide access. The videos are being presented as evidence in p...
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Trump complained that Black voters 'all f------ hate me, and none of them are going to vote for me' after he'd 'done all this stuff' for them, book says

President Donald Trump speaks about H. R. 5682, the "First Step Act" in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, which would reform America's prison system. AP Photo/Andrew Harnik Trump complained that Black voters " all f------ hate me" in 2020, according to a forthcoming book. Trump blamed Jared Kushner for criminal justice reform not improving his standing with Black voters. Trump lamented that "none of them are going to vote for me," according...
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Watch The New Episode Of The Josh Marshall Podcast: Grading Garland’s DOJ

A new episode of The Josh Marshall Podcast is now live! This week, Josh and Kate analyze the Department of Justice under Attorney General Merrick Garland and its pursuit of accountability (or lack thereof) for the Trump era. Watch below and email us your theme song submissions and questions for next week’s episode. You can listen to the new episode of The Josh Marshall Podcast here. [Author: Jackie Wilhelm]
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The 19 best true crime books, from the investigation of the Golden State Killer to a Truman Capote classic

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Amazon; Alyssa Powell/Insider True crime books are nonfiction accounts of real crimes, such as unsolved murders by serial killers. The books in this list were recommended by true crime fans for their unique take on notable crimes. Want more books? Check out the best thrillers or best books to learn about climate change. True crime - nonfiction accounts of real crimes - is a quickly growing genre in near...
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Bolton’s Bet Pays Off Bigly

Garland dumps DOJ suit over Bolton's book.
Tags: Law, Government, Department Of Justice, Bolton, Doj, John Bolton, Garland


Department of Justice says anti-trans state laws targeting children should be thrown out

People take part in rally outside New York's Stonewall Inn in 2017. KENA BETANCUR/AFP via Getty Images The DOJ issued two statements of interest in lawsuits involving the rights of transgender children. The department argued that recent Arkansas laws restricting trans medical care for children violate the 14th Amendment. It also said West Virginia's law preventing trans women from playing on women's sports teams in schools violates Title IX. See more stories on Insider's bu...
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When buying a home, the devil is in the details

One of the contingencies written into the Residential Purchase Agreement in California is Section 13 – Title and Vesting. It specifies: “Title is taken in its present condition subject to all encumbrances, easements, covenants, conditions, restrictions, rights and other matters, whether of record or not.” The section goes on to list the following exceptions: monetary liens of record (which seller is obligated to pay off) unless buyer is assuming those obligations or taking the property subject t...
Tags: Business, Real Estate, News, California, Housing, Sport, Soccer, Department Of Justice, Hoa, Internal Revenue Service, San Fernando Valley, California Franchise Tax Board, Top Stories OCR, Leslie Sargent Eskildsen


The DOJ has closed its criminal investigation into Trump's former national security advisor John Bolton over his explosive book

Trump and Bolton. Alex Wong/Getty Images The DOJ has closed its criminal probe into John Bolton's book, NYT reported. The DOJ under Trump sued Bolton to block the release of the book, alleging a breach of contract. It also claimed the book contained classified information and could hurt national security. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Justice Department has shuttered its criminal investigation into whether former national security advisor John Bolton revealed cla...
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Liz Cheney says it was 'disgusting and despicable' for fellow GOP Rep. Paul Gosar to accuse Capitol Police of 'lying in wait' for Jan. 6 rioter Ashli Babbitt

Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming. Mark Makela/Reuters Liz Cheney rebuked Paul Gosar for saying that the Capitol Police "executed" Ashli Babbitt. Babbitt, one of the Jan. 6 rioters, was shot and killed by a Capitol Police officer. "It is disgusting and despicable to see Gosar lie about that day," Cheney said. See more stories on Insider's business page. GOP Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming on Tuesday blasted fellow Republican Rep. Paul Gosar of Arizona for placing the blame for the death of Capitol...
Tags: Politics, Congress, Russia, US, Trends, Georgia, Fbi, Gop, Wyoming, House, Arizona, Department Of Justice, Illinois, Donald Trump, Doj, Cheney


The Trump administration pushed the Attorney General to investigate a bizarre conspiracy theory that Biden used Italian satellites to steal the election

Former President Donald Trump Getty Trump's White House pushed a bizarre election fraud conspiracy theory involving Italian satellites. Trump's chief of staff pressed officials to investigate baseless claims of election fraud. One Department of Justice official branded the conspiracy theory "pure insanity." See more stories on Insider's business page. Donald Trump's administration pushed for an investigation into a bizarre conspiracy theory that President Joe Biden used Ita...
Tags: Politics, News, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, United States, House, Italy, Cia, Department Of Justice, Biden, Donald Trump, Committee, Trump, Rosen


Trump Lackeys Asked DOJ to Investigate Random Italian Guy's Claim Biden Stole Election With Satellites

GOP complaints about voting procedures in Michigan, phantom “anomalies” on ballots in Georgia, and Italian satellite hackers: Emails released by the House Oversight Committee on Tuesday show to what ridiculous extremes officials in Donald Trump’s White House went to enlist the Department of Justice in its attempt to…Read more...
Tags: Politics, Science, Nbc, Government, White House, Georgia, Joe Biden, Gop, Michigan, Department Of Justice, Biden, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trumpism, Trump, Mark Meadows


House panel investigating the Trump DOJ's secret seizure of data from Democrats could compel Barr and Sessions to testify under oath

Attorney General William Barr, left, stands with former Attorney General Jeff Sessions, right, following a farewell ceremony for Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein in the Great Hall at the Department of Justice in Washington, Thursday, May 9, 2019. AP Photo/Andrew Harnik The House Judiciary Committee plans to probe the seizure of Democrats' data by the DoJ. The orders targeted Democratic lawmakers, their families, and journalists. Some Democrats have discussed requiring testimony...
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A Capitol rioter agreed to a plea deal after posting extensively on Facebook about her time at the insurrection with her husband

Jessica Bustle and her husband Joshua, circled, seen inside the Capitol building during the insurrection. Department of Justice Joshua and Jessica Bustle pleaded guilty to one misdemeanor count in connection to the Capitol riot. Jessica Bustle's Facebook posts about the riot were included in the criminal complaint. The couple faces a maximum sentence of up to six months in prison. See more stories on Insider's business page. A Virginia woman who wrote at length about storming the...
Tags: Facebook, Post, Politics, Virginia, US, America, Trends, News UK, Department Of Justice, Capitol, Jessica, Joshua, Hogan, Thomas Hogan, Kibria, Ashley Collman


Newly released emails show Trump pressured DOJ to challenge election results, House Oversight says

Former President Trump pressured top Department of Justice officials to challenge his election loss to Joe Biden, the House Oversight panel says.
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Here's what went on inside off-the-record meeting with DOJ

Bruce Brown, executive director of the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press, describes an off-the-record meeting with leaders of the current DOJ regarding former President Donald Trump's Department of Justice secretly obtaining records about the communications of members of the press.
Tags: News, Stories, Department Of Justice, Donald Trump, Doj, Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press, Bruce Brown


Democrats are gearing up for an investigation into why Trump's DOJ obtained records on journalists and even sought those of the former President's WH counsel

First we learned that former President Donald Trump's Department of Justice secretly obtained records about the communications of members of the press.
Tags: News, Stories, Department Of Justice, Donald Trump, Doj, Trump


The scandal over Trump's leak investigations keeps getting worse

First we learned that former President Donald Trump's Department of Justice secretly obtained records about the communications of members of the press.
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Analysis: Trump's DOJ scandal keeps getting worse

First we learned that former President Donald Trump's Department of Justice secretly obtained records about the communications of members of the press.
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Judge keeps second part of DOJ memo on Mueller report about Trump secret, for now

The Department of Justice is seeking to keep secret part of a memo to Attorney General William Barr on whether President Donald Trump...
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Federal judge agrees to keep a controversial Mueller memo under wraps for now but skewers the DOJ's legal arguments in a new court filing

Former Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller arrives to testify before Congress on July 24, 2019, in Washington, DC. AFP/Saul Loeb via Getty Images US District Judge Amy Berman Jackson agreed to pause her order requiring the full release of a controversial Mueller memo. Berman initially ordered its release but the DOJ requested a stay while it appeals her ruling. Berman granted the stay but skewered the DOJ's legal reasoning in a Monday court filing. See more stories on Insider's busin...
Tags: Politics, News, Congress, Washington, Russia, Court, US, Trends, Washington Dc, Department Of Justice, Jackson, Donald Trump, Doj, Trump, Crew, Berman


Federal judge agrees to keep a controversial Mueller memo under wraps for now but skewers DOJ's legal arguments in a new court filing

Former Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller arrives to testify before Congress on July 24, 2019, in Washington, DC. AFP/Saul Loeb via Getty Images District Judge Amy Berman Jackson agreed to pause her order to release a controversial Mueller memo. Jackson initially ordered its release, but the DOJ requested a stay while it appeals her ruling. Jackson granted the stay but skewered the DOJ's legal reasoning in a Monday court filing. See more stories on Insider's business page. US Distri...
Tags: Politics, News, Congress, Washington, Russia, Court, US, Trends, Washington Dc, Department Of Justice, Jackson, Donald Trump, Doj, Trump, Mueller, Barr


The one thing we know for sure about Donald Trump's Department of Justice

Within the last week, we've learned that the Trump Department of Justice sought data from Apple in 2018 on a) several House Intelligence Committee Democrats as well as their families and staff members and b) Trump's own White House counsel Don McGahn and his wife.
Tags: Apple, White House, Cnn, Department Of Justice, Donald Trump, Trump, Don McGahn, Trump Department Of Justice, House Intelligence Committee Democrats


The DOJ's top national security official is resigning amid reports that the department secretly seized House Democrats' records

John Demers. Andrew Harnik - Pool/Getty Images The DOJ's top national security official will step down, AP reported on Monday. John Demers is resigning amid revelations that the DOJ secretly seized lawmakers' and reporters' records. Demers will be replaced by the acting US attorney for the Eastern District of New York. See more stories on Insider's business page. The top national security official at the Justice Department is resigning amid news that the department secretly...
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Apple told former White House counsel Don McGahn that his and his wife's records were subpoenaed by Trump DOJ in 2018: NYT

Donald McGahn, lawyer and Trump advisor, exits following a meeting of U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's national finance team at the Four Seasons Hotel in New York City, U.S., June 9, 2016. Reuters/Brendan McDermid Apple told Don McGahn last month that the DOJ subpoenaed information on an account in February 2018, according to the NYT. The action occurred while McGahn was still serving under then-President Donald Trump. According to the NYT, it is unclear what FBI a...
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Apple told former White House counsel Don McGahn that his records were subpoenaed by DOJ in 2018: NYT

Donald McGahn, lawyer and Trump advisor, exits following a meeting of U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's national finance team at the Four Seasons Hotel in New York City, U.S., June 9, 2016. Reuters/Brendan McDermid Apple told Don McGahn last month that the DOJ subpoenaed information on an account in February 2018, according to the NYT. The action occurred while McGahn was still serving under then-President Donald Trump. According to the NYT, it is unclear what FBI a...
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Millennials are about to get screwed yet again if Biden doesn't cancel student-loan debt

If Biden doesn't cancel student debt, millennials are in store for another economic challenge. TIMOTHY A. CLARY/Getty Images Federal student-loan debt payments are set to resume this fall, coupled with higher interest rates. Biden has yet to fulfill his campaign promise to cancel $10,000 in student debt per person. If he doesn't, it would be just another way millennials get economically screwed. See more stories on Insider's business page. Millions of Americans have enjoyed a r...
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Top Justice Department officials Sessions, Barr and Rosenstein all deny knowledge of secret subpoenas targeting Democratic lawmakers

Attorney General William Barr, left, stands with former Attorney General Jeff Sessions, right, following a farewell ceremony for Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein in the Great Hall at the Department of Justice in Washington, Thursday, May 9, 2019. AP Photo/Andrew Harnik Former attorney generals Jeff Sessions and Bill Barr have denied knowledge of secret DoJ subpoenas. The subpoenas targeted Democratic lawmakers as part of a leaks probe. The DoJ has not revealed who authorized the ph...
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Apple and Microsoft Say They Had No Idea Trump-Era DOJ Requested Data on Political Rivals

Apple didn’t know the Department of Justice was requesting metadata of Democratic lawmakers when it complied with a subpoena during a Trump-era leak investigation, CNBC reports. Apple wasn’t the only tech giant tapped in these probes: Microsoft received a similar subpoena for a congressional staffer’s personal email…Read more...
Tags: Apple, Politics, Science, Microsoft, Companies, Department Of Justice, Donald Trump, Cnbc, Apple Inc, Trump, Democratic, Adam Schiff, Eric Swalwell, Zack Whittaker, William Barr, Presidency Of Donald Trump


Watergate figure John Dean described the Trump DOJ's surveillance of House Democrats as 'Nixon on stilts and steroids'

John Dean is seen testifying before the House Judiciary Committee hearing about Lessons from the Mueller Report on June 10, 2019. Saul Loeb/AFP John Dean described the Trump DOJ's surveillance of Democrats as "Nixon on stilts and steroids." Dean criticized Bill Barr, alleging that the former attorney general was committed to serving Trump. Rep. Adam Schiff of California has called for "a full accounting of the Trump DOJ's abuse of power." See more stories on Insider's business ...
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