Feds vs. Google: Bay Area Tech Giant's Search Policies Target Of Justice Department Antitrust CaseThe Justice Department sued San Francisco Bay Area tech giant Google Tuesday, claiming the company has been abusing its dominance in online search to stifle competition and harm consumers. Seven other states were also considering lawsuits.
Justice Department: San Francisco Mayor London Breed's COVID-19 Rule For Places Of Worship UnconstitutionalThe U.S. Justice Department on Friday sent a letter to San Francisco Mayor London Breed saying that the city's current COVID-19 policy allowing only one congregant in places of worship "is contrary to the Constitution and the nation’s best tradition of religious freedom."
Justice Dept. Ends Probe Into Stock Trading By Sens. Feinstein, Loeffler, Inhofe Weeks Before PandemicThe Justice Department has closed investigations into stock trading by Sens. Dianne Feinstein of California, Kelly Loeffler of Georgia and Jim Inhofe of Oklahoma.
Kamala Harris Blasts, Then Takes Money From Jeffrey Epstein’s Law FirmKamala Harris bemoaned the influence of the powerful and connected elite last Tuesday when she called on top Justice Department officials to recuse themselves from any matter related to Jeffrey Epstein. She said their former law firm’s work on behalf of the financier accused of sexual abuse “calls into question the integrity of our legal system.”
Feds Set To Launch Antitrust Investigations Of Silicon Valley Tech TitansThe announcement that several Silicon Valley tech giants could soon be at the center of a federal investigation came as Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference kicked off Monday.
Russian Woman Charged In First 2018 Election Meddling CaseA Russian national has become the first person charged by the U.S. for conspiring to interfere in the 2018 midterm elections, according to the FBI and Justice Department.
White House Postpones Meeting Between Trump, RosensteinA highly anticipated meeting between President Donald Trump and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein was postponed until next week to avoid conflicting with a dramatic Senate hearing involving Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, the White House said Thursday.
Rosenstein To Meet Trump Thursday; Job Hangs In BalanceDeputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein headed to the White House on Monday expecting to be fired by President Donald Trump, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press.
Tesla Stock Tumbles On Report Of DOJ Criminal ProbeTesla stock is falling after a report that the Justice Department has opened a criminal investigation into public statements by CEO Elon Musk.
FBI, SEC Join Federal Probe Into Facebook Cambridge Analytica ScandalA federal probe into Facebook's sharing of user data with Cambridge Analytica now involves the FBI, the SEC and the Justice Department.
DOJ Seeks Information On Oakland's Sanctuary PolicyU.S. Department of Justice expresses concern that Oakland's sanctuary city policy may violate a federal law that bars local governments from preventing their employees from communicating with federal immigration agents.
Sessions Orders 'Zero Tolerance' Policy For Border CrossersAttorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday ordered a "zero tolerance" policy aimed at people entering the United States illegally for the first time on the Mexican border.
WSJ: Fed Investigation Into Wells Fargo BroadensA federal investigation into Wells Fargo has broadened to include its wealth-management division.
Sessions Traveling To California For Major Sanctuary AnnouncementU.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is coming to California Wednesday to make a major immigration enforcement announcement.
New Justice Department Letter Threatens Fremont Over Sanctuary City StatusOfficials with the city of Fremont on Friday said they have received a second letter from the U.S. Justice Department threatening a possible subpoena for being a sanctuary city.