The Department of Justice and lawmakers on both sides of the aisle are turning up the heat on Apple. The company is refusing the government’s request to unlock iPhones used by a Saudi air cadet, who killed three sailors last month.
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Attorney General William Barr is raising the requirements for the Justice Department to investigate presidential campaigns, following the so-called Russia collusion probe. He made the initial announcement on Monday.
President Trump is blasting the FISA court’s decision to appoint an Obama-era official to oversee changes deemed necessary by the Horowitz Inspector General report. While taking to Twitter Sunday, he slammed former Department of Justice official David Kris.
The justice system is looking to crackdown on perpetrators of the opioid crisis as a federal court looks to set a precedent with high level executives of a pharmaceutical company. Recent reports confirmed the sentencing of seven top former employees, including the founder of Insys Therapeutics, who are set to appear in front of a federal judge in Boston, Massachusetts.
The Department of Justice Inspector General recently testified on Capitol Hill in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee, which is chaired by South Carolina Republican Cenator Lindsey Graham. One America’s John Hines was in the hearing and spoke to senators on how they felt it went.
Following the release of the Department of Justice Inspector General report, Attorney General William Barr is pushing for an investigation into the abuse. One America’s Jack Posobiec sat down with Human Events editor Will Chamberlain to discuss the topic.
Many surprising statements have come on the heels of the Department of Justice Inspector General’s report as well as many additional questions, some of those held by former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page. One America’s Caitlin Sinclair sat down with Page to talk redemption.