DOJ on Michigan: Constitution matters even ‘in times of crisis’

DOJ on Michigan: Constitution matters even ‘in times of crisis’

by WorldTribune Staff, May 31, 2020 The Department of Justice has filed a statement of interest in support of a lawsuit filed by seven Michigan businesses challenging Democrat Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s coronavirus lockdown orders. “The facts alleged suggest that Michigan has imposed arbitrary and irrational limits on Plaintiffs that, if established, could violate the Equal […]

DOJ quietly seeks ‘emergency’ powers due to outbreak

DOJ quietly seeks ‘emergency’ powers due to outbreak

by WorldTribune Staff, March 22, 2020 Amid the coronavirus outbreak, the Department of Justice reportedly is seeking “emergency” powers which would grant it the ability to ask chief judges to detain people indefinitely without trial. Politico reported on Saturday that it had reviewed documents which “detail the department’s requests to lawmakers on a host of […]

Not a surprise: Report finds Department of Justice overwhelmingly Democrat

Not a surprise: Report finds Department of Justice overwhelmingly Democrat

by WorldTribune Staff, February 18, 2020 In a January 2018 tweet, President Donald Trump made a reference to what he called the “Deep State Justice Dept.” Analysts suggest it was Trump’s way of pointing out that federal law enforcement is part of an entrenched bureaucracy that the president and his supporters say didn’t want him […]

DOJ in letter admits surveillance of Trump campaign ‘not lawful’

DOJ in letter admits surveillance of Trump campaign ‘not lawful’

by WorldTribune Staff, January 24, 2020 The Department of Justice has admitted in a letter that two of the four FISA warrants obtained to spy on Trump campaign associate Carter Page were “not lawful.” The DOJ said it also is not defending the legality of the other two warrants. In a December letter to the […]

IG report: FBI deliberately hid Carter Page’s patriotic background in FISA applications

IG report: FBI deliberately hid Carter Page’s patriotic background in FISA applications

by WorldTribune Staff, December 12, 2019 An FBI attorney deceptively hid Trump campaign associate Carter Page’s history as a CIA informant in order to paint him as a Russian asset steeped in “collusion,” the Department of Justice Inspector General’s report noted. IG Michael Horowitz’s report reveals that “the FBI’s four wiretap affidavits to a federal […]

Judicial Watch: Nellie Ohr deleted emails exchanged with DOJ husband Bruce Ohr

Judicial Watch: Nellie Ohr deleted emails exchanged with DOJ husband Bruce Ohr

FPI / May 17, 2019 by Judicial Watch Judicial Watch on May 16 released an email revealing that Nellie Ohr, wife of former Associate Deputy Attorney General Bruce Ohr, informed him that she was deleting emails sent from Bruce Ohr’s DOJ email account. From: Nellie Ohr Sent: Wednesday, April 20, 2016 12:49 PM To: Ohr, […]

Columnist: FBI, DOJ pulled off ‘most significant coverup in American political history’

Columnist: FBI, DOJ pulled off ‘most significant coverup in American political history’

CELEBRATING 20 YEARS OF EXCELLENCE: Countdown: Top stories of 2018 by WorldTribune Staff, January 7, 2019 Via their consistent stonewalling of a congressional investigation into their alleged abuses of power during the 2016 campaign, the FBI and Department of Justice “have succeeded in the most significant coverup in American political history,” a columnist wrote. For […]

Dead man walking? Rosenstein ‘resigns’ but shows up at White House meeting

Dead man walking? Rosenstein ‘resigns’ but shows up at White House meeting

by WorldTribune Staff, September 24, 2018 President Donald Trump will meet with Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Sept. 27 amid reports that Rosenstein has resigned, or plans on resigning, from his post as the Department of Justice’s No. 2 official. Reuters reported on Sept. 24 that Rosenstein was present at a “substantive meeting” at […]

Sessions issues marching orders to new corps of immigration judges

Sessions issues marching orders to new corps of immigration judges

by WorldTribune Staff, September 10, 2018 Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Sept. 10 told the largest class of new immigration judges in U.S. history that “we will send a clear message to the world that the lawless practices of the past are over.” Sessions told the 44 new judges that “The number of illegal aliens […]

Former Nixon assistant says Obama ‘created the environment’ for DOJ abuses

Former Nixon assistant says Obama ‘created the environment’ for DOJ abuses

by WorldTribune Staff, February 19, 2018 Loyalists to President Barack Obama’s “transformative” agenda to remake America had “everything to lose” if his radical agenda was reversed, analyst Monica Crowley said. “Obama created a climate in which the potentially criminal misuse of the DOJ and the FBI, as currently being unraveled, was not just acceptable but […]