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DOJ files second antitrust suit against Google, seeks to break up

CEO of Alphabet and Google Sundar Pichai meets Polish Prime Minister at the Chancellery in Warsaw, Poland on March 29, 2022. Mateusz Wlodarczyk | Nurphoto | Getty Images The U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday filed its second antitrust lawsuit against Google in just over two years. It’s the latest sign that the U.S. government is […]

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House probe of Jan. 6 pro-Trump riot is cooperating with DOJ

The member of the U.S. House Select Committee investigating the January 6 Attack on the U.S. Capitol hold their final public meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., December 19, 2022.  Evelyn Hockstein | Reuters The House select committee investigating the 2021 Capitol riot is providing documents and transcripts to the Department of Justice as […]

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Jan. 6 committee sends DOJ historic criminal referral of Trump

The desk of Representative Bennie Thompson, a Democrat from Mississippi and chairman of the House Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the US Capitol, before a hearing in Washington, DC, US, on Monday, Dec. 19, 2022. Al Drago | Bloomberg | Getty Images The Jan. 6 select House committee on Monday referred […]

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DOJ and SEC charge social media influencers in alleged $100

The seal of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is seen at their headquarters in Washington, D.C., May 12, 2021. Andrew Kelly | Reuters Federal prosecutors and the Securities and Exchange Commission charged seven social media influencers with using Twitter and Discord to commit securities fraud that netted them more than $100 million in […]

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DOJ special counsel in Trump probe subpoenas Georgia secretary of

Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger, who is also running for re-election on the Republican ticket, holds his first press briefing of Election Day in Atlanta, Georgia, November 8, 2022. Jonathan Ernst | Reuters The Department of Justice special counsel overseeing two criminal investigations of former President Donald Trump, Jack Smith, has issued a subpoena […]

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Man Indicted For Bringing Box Cutter On Tampa-Bound Flight: DOJ

ATLANTA, GA — An Ohio man accused of bringing a box cutter aboard a Tampa-bound flight and threatening to stab someone was indicted in federal court Thursday, according to the Department of Justice’s Northern District of Georgia office. Authorities said William Allen Liebisch, 42, of Cincinnati, is charged with suspicion of interfering with the duties […]

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DOJ asks judge to hold Trump in contempt over classified

Documents seized by FBI from Mar-a-Lago Source: Department of Justice Both news outlets cited sources familiar with the matter and noted that the contempt action remains under seal. The subpoena for the classified documents was issued in May. CNBC Politics Read more of CNBC’s politics coverage: Source link Related Content Inside the ‘Wormhole,’ Relativity Space’s […]

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DOJ undermines Google in Supreme Court case over who’s

People walk past a billboard advertisement for YouTube on September 27, 2019 in Berlin, Germany. Sean Gallup | Getty Images The Department of Justice warned the Supreme Court against an overly-broad interpretation of a law shielding social media companies from liability for what users post on their platforms, a position that undermines Google’s defense in […]

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DOJ seeking to question Pence in criminal probe of Trump trying to stay in White House, report says

Former Vice President Mike Pence speaks during an event to promote his new book at the conservative Heritage Foundation think tank on October 19, 2022 in Washington, DC. Chip Somodevilla | Getty Images The Department of Justice wants to question former Vice President Mike Pence for its criminal investigation of ex-President Donald Trump’s efforts to […]

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The DOJ was reportedly investigating Ticketmaster before the Taylor Swift debacle | Engadget

The Department of Justice has reportedly opened an antitrust investigation into , the parent of , to determine if the company has abused its power in the live music industry. The investigation is said to have been ongoing over the last several months. reported on the investigation after Taylor Swift and Bruce Springsteen fans had […]