department of justice
Department of Justice Cracks Down on States Jailing Poor People Over Court Fines
The DoJ wants to stop state courts from using fines against poor people as a source of revenue
Federal Judge Rejects FBI Request to Unlock Drug Dealer’s iPhone
The government plans to appeal the ruling
Ferguson Sued By Justice Department After Backing Out of Police Reform Deal
“We intend to aggressively prosecute this case, and we intend to prevail”
City Officials Request Probe of Chicago Police by Department of Justice
The DOJ will dig up the dirt on the notorious police department.
Apple Can’t Unlock Your iPhone Even if Cops Ask Them To
There are still dozens of other ways that the government or a hacker can steal your data.
Justice Department Probe Finds St. Louis County Biased Against Black Juveniles Like Michael Brown
The investigators found that black youths are treated more harshly than whites, and that poor youths from all races get little access to legal aid.