Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced Thursday a surge in federal prosecutors to combat the boom in fentanyl trafficking and associated deaths.
Prosecutions for human trafficking offenses rose through 2015, a just-released report from the Bureau of Justice Statistics reveals.
The University of Michigan quietly updated its speech policies after the Justice Department pointed out the policies didn’t define the offenses they were trying to restrict.
Democrats are expressing outrage over the Trump administration’s decision not to defend the Affordable Care Act in a new lawsuit, but the Obama administration similarly elected not to defend the constitutionality of the Defense of Marriage Act beginning in 2011.
Nearly 52,000 people were apprehended at the southwestern border in May, new data from Customs and Border Protection show, marking the third month in the row that more than 50,000 people have attempted to enter America from Mexico illegally.
Jeanine Pirro, a Fox News host who will soon be releasing a new book, is jockeying to replace Attorney General Jeff Sessions, according to the four people familiar with her correspondence.
Federal prosecutions of illegal border crossers rose 60 percent in April compared to January, reflecting the Trump administration’s new “zero-tolerance” policy for illegal border crossers.
President Donald Trump took to Twitter Wednesday morning to shame Attorney General Jeff Sessions again for recusing himself from the Justice Department investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election.
President Trump blasted California’s sanctuary state law for providing safe haven for illegal immigrant drug dealers, gang members, and “some of the most vicious and violent offenders on earth,” pledging to redouble his administration’s efforts to deport illegal immigrants who commit crimes.