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Department of Justice Cracks Down on States Jailing Poor People Over Court Fines

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

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

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

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

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

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.