Thursday, January 23, 2020

Tag: U.S. Department of Justice

Court Finds Ferguson School District’s Election Methods...

ST. LOUIS (AP) — An appeals court ruled Tuesday that a Missouri school district that includes students from Ferguson violated the federal Voting Rights...

FBI, Justice Department to Investigate St. Louis-Area...

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A federal investigation will look into possible civil rights violations by police in the St. Louis area in the two...

FCC Chair to Work with Congress on...

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission said he's willing to work with corrections officials, telecom companies and the FBI...

Immigration Judges at Georgia Detention Center Under...

ATLANTA (AP) — A legal advocacy group says immigration judges at a Georgia detention center are breaking rules of professional conduct and violating the...

Mayor Says Chicago Won’t Be ‘Blackmailed,’ Will...

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago will keep fighting President Donald Trump's immigration policies with a federal lawsuit alleging it's illegal for the federal government to...

Baltimore PD Fires Some Officers in Wake...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sWODDSclNFk Baltimore Police's top cop announced in a news conference this morning that officers have been fired after the Department of Justice released a scathing...

DOJ Issues Scathing Report on Baltimore Police,...

The Department of Justice released a scathing report Wednesday blasting the Baltimore Police Department for unlawful police tactics that violated the civil rights of...

Loretta Lynch Withdraws from Supreme Court Race,...

Attorney General Loretta Lynch has withdrawn from the race to fill the empty seat on the Supreme Court. Lynch was a candidate to replace...

Scientists Sue New York State Police, Claim...

In New York, as police officers are being pressured to meet Black and Latino arrest quotas, scientists in a lawsuit claim they were fired...

On 18-Month Anniversary of Michael Brown’s Death,...

Ferguson City Council is Set to Vote on Consent Decree with the Federal Government, Justice for Black People Hangs In the Balance On the 18-month...

FBI Says Divide Between Police, Black Communities...

Black people find themselves vulnerable and in crisis on various fronts, as the FBI is concerned about the divide between the police and minority...