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Biden civil rights nominee gets Jewish support after right wing criticism

Gupta, who was tapped for the post of associate attorney general, the No. 3 job at the Justice Department, faces her first Senate confirmation hearings on Tuesday.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
09/03/2021

Trump political donor sentenced to 12 years in prison

Imaad Zuberi was sentenced by US District Judge Virginia A. Phillips and ordered to pay over $15 million in restitution and a criminal fine of $1.75 million.

Joe Biden has restored hope in the US Department of Justice - opinion

Merrick Garland’s nomination underscores US President Joe Biden’s commitment to restore integrity and the rule of law.

By AVI S. OLITZKY
07/02/2021

NYT writer accused of promoting Iran's policies in US

Since 2007, Afrasiabi has been paid around $265,000 by the Iranian government and has lobbied a US Congressman and the US State Department.

US President Donald Trump waves as he walks on the South Lawn of the White House upon his return to

US Justice Dept. urges immunity for Trump from rape accuser's lawsuit

Trump also faces other legal threats after leaving office, including criminal and civil probes in New York into his business dealings.

By REUTERS
16/01/2021
Jared Kushner in an interview with Reuters

US Justice Dept probed Kushner lawyer over alleged graft scheme - NYT

In October, Broidy pleaded guilty in a separate case to legally lobbying Trump to drop an investigation into a Malaysian embezzlement.

By REUTERS
04/12/2020

US may file antitrust charges against Facebook as soon as Novermber - WaPo

Facebook said in August that Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg was interviewed at an FTC investigative hearing as part of the government's antitrust probe into the company.

By REUTERS
24/10/2020
A man types into a keyboard during the Def Con hacker convention in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.

US prosecutors indict 2 Iranians over alleged hacking spree

The DOJ said that the two stole hundreds of terabytes of data, including national security intelligence, aerospace data, unpublished scientific research, and "non-military nuclear information."

By REUTERS
17/09/2020

Bank Hapoalim to pay over $900m. in tax evasion, FIFA conspiracy cases

The bank conspired with US customers to open hidden offshore accounts and avoid scrutiny by the IRS.

02/05/2020

Intentionally infecting others with coronavirus may be terrorism

'Because coronavirus appears to meet the statutory definition of a 'biological agent'...such acts potentially could implicate the nation's terrorism-related statutes'

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