Sessions Defends Comey Firing, Ties It To Clinton Email CaseAttorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday strongly defended President Donald Trump's firing of James Comey, linking the FBI director's abrupt dismissal to his handling of the Hillary Clinton email server investigation.
Trump Justice Department Ends Transgender Workplace ProtectionsFederal civil rights law does not protect transgender people from discrimination at work, Attorney General Jeff Sessions said in a memo released Thursday.
Judge: Attorney General Sessions Can't Deny Grant Money To Sanctuary CitiesA federal judge has ruled Attorney General Jeff Sessions cannot follow through with his threat to withhold public safety grant money to sanctuary cities.
Sessions Vows Crackdown On Classified Information LeaksAttorney General Jeff Sessions pledged on Friday to rein in government leaks that he said undermine American security.
2 California Sanctuary Cities Facing Loss Of Crime-Fighting AssistanceAttorney General Jeff Sessions moved Thursday to again punish so-called sanctuary cities.
Justice Department Intensifying Crackdown On Sanctuary CitiesThe Justice Department escalated its promised crackdown on so-called sanctuary cities Tuesday, saying it will no longer award coveted grant money to cities unless they give federal immigration authorities access to jails and provide advance notice.
Trump Asks About Firing Sessions, Calls His Position 'Weak'President Donald Trump has spoken with advisers about firing Attorney General Jeff Sessions, officials say, and launched a fresh Twitter tirade Tuesday against the man who was the first U.S. senator to endorse his candidacy.
Sessions Staying As Attorney General Despite Trump RebukeAttorney General Jeff Sessions said Thursday he has no immediate plans to resign after President Donald Trump excoriated the nation's top prosecutor for recusing himself from the probe of suspected Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. political campaign.
Justice Dept. Intensifies Effort To Crack Down On Sanctuary CitiesThe Trump administration intensified its effort to crack down on so-called sanctuary cities that refuse to comply with federal immigration authorities, sending letters Friday to nine jurisdictions.
CoCo County Sheriff Protested After Meeting With SessionsProtesters gathered outside the office of the Contra Costa County sheriff Wednesday, showing their disapproval following his recent meeting with new U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions.