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BREAKING NEWS: President Donald Trump replaces Acting Attorney General Sally Yates with Dana Boente.

Bobby Rodrigo
The replacement comes after Yates instructed the attorneys of the DOJ not to defend the Immigration Executive Order
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BREAKING – Acting Justice Department Chief Sally Yates won’t Defend Trump Immigration Order in Court Actions

Bobby Rodrigo
Acting chief of the Justice Department has instructed lawyers there not to defend President Donald Trump's executive order restricting immigration in the name of national
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DOJ Supports Lawsuit to End Juvenile Solitary Confinement

Bobby Rodrigo
NYCLU requested that the court issue an expedited order which, if granted, would require the jail to remove children from solitary confinement.
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Obama Puts ‘Progressive Goals’ Before Due Process

Bobby Rodrigo
On Jan. 5, President Barack Obama published in the Harvard Law Review his personal views on criminal law and justice, entitled “The President’s Role in
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NAACP protesters are arrested during sit-in to protest Sessions’ nomination for attorney general

Bobby Rodrigo
Sessions was nominated for a federal judgeship in 1986, but the nomination failed amid allegations he had made racially biased comments.
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POW or Criminal? Appeals Court to Hear Russian Soldier’s Case

Bobby Rodrigo
The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Virginia will hear arguments Friday in the case of Irek Hamidullin.