The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday stayed out of the fight over whether President Donald Trump's appointment of Matthew Whitaker as acting attorney general is unlawful by rejecting a motion relating to.. Reuters India - Published
According to Reuters, the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee said it would hold confirmation hearings on Jan. 15 and 16 for Attorney General nominee William Barr. Barr has come under fire from Democrats..
CNN reports that at least twice in the past two weeks, President Donald Trump has vented to his acting attorney general, angered by federal prosecutors who referenced the President's actions in crimes..
The Justice Department says acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker will not recuse himself in the Russia probe. At the same time, President Trump's pick to replace Whitaker, William Barr, is facing..
Bill Barr, President Trump's nominee for attorney general, wrote a memo in June critical of part of Robert Mueller's probe into whether the president obstructed justice. Also, Acting Attorney General..
Acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker has consulted with ethics officials at the Justice Department and they have advised him he does not need to recuse himself from overseeing special counsel Robert..
William Barr who is President Trump's selection for the next attorney general, sent a memo to the Department of Justice that was critical of Robert Mueller's investigation into the president according..
A U.S. judge signaled skepticism on Wednesday toward a bid by President Donald Trump's administration to block a lawsuit by the state of Maryland seeking to preserve the Obamacare law in a case that.. Reuters India - Published
A federal judge on Monday is set to consider whether President Donald Trump violated the U.S. Constitution by appointing Matthew Whitaker as acting attorney general, part of a broader lawsuit.. Reuters India - Published
Matthew Whitaker flew to Dallas last week to deliver his latest speech since U.S. President Donald Trump installed him as acting attorney general, an appointment embroiled in criticism and court.. Reuters India - Published
Three Democratic senators launched a new legal challenge on Monday to President Donald Trump's naming of Matthew Whitaker as acting attorney general, accusing Trump of depriving the U.S. Senate of its.. Reuters India - Published
Three Democratic senators filed a lawsuit on Monday accusing President Donald Trump of illegally appointing Matthew Whitaker as acting attorney general, saying Trump violated the U.S. Constitution and.. Reuters India - Published
[USA], Nov 19 (ANI): United States President Donald Trump on Sunday said that he will not get involved in the decisions taken by the newly-appointed acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker in the Sify - Published
The fight over President Donald Trump's appointment of Matthew Whitaker as acting attorney general has reached the U.S. Supreme Court, with lawyers in a pending gun rights case asking the justices on.. Reuters India - Published
A key Republican senator said on Thursday that acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker, who now oversees a probe of whether President Donald Trump's campaign colluded with Russia during the 2016.. Reuters India - Published
By Sarah N. Lynch WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Justice Department on Wednesday defended the legality of President Donald Trump's appointment of Matthew Whitaker as acting attorney general to replace the.. Firstpost - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
The U.S. Justice Department on Wednesday defended the legality of President Donald Trump's appointment of Matthew Whitaker as acting attorney general after critics called the move unlawful, asserting.. DNA - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
The FBI says hate crimes reports were up about 17 percent in 2017, marking a rise for the third year in a row.
An annual report shows there were more than 7,100 reported hate crimes last year. There.. DNA - Published
The US Congress returns on Tuesday for a post-election "lame-duck" session, facing a funding deadline to prevent a partial government shutdown, as well as demands for protections for Special Counsel.. DNA - Published
San Francisco's city attorney on Monday questioned the recent appointment of a new acting Attorney General, saying in a letter to the U.S. Department of Justice that his office may take court action if.. Reuters India - Published
By Sarah N. Lynch and David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Top Democrats stepped up pressure Sunday on acting U.S. Attorney General Matthew Whitaker to step aside from overseeing a special counsel.. Firstpost - Published Also reported by •Reuters India •newKerala.com
[USA], Nov 10 (ANI): Senator Democrats are considering legal action against the United States President Donald Trump's decision of appointing Matthew Whitaker as acting attorney general. Sify - Published
The statement from the President came amid speculations that he had appointed Whitaker as an acting attorney general in order to terminate the investigation by special counsel Robert S. Mueller III.. IndiaTimes - Published
U.S. Senate Democrats are considering legal action over President Donald Trump's appointment of a new acting attorney general, congressional sources said on Friday, as some outside experts called the.. Reuters India - Published
By Roberta Rampton and David Morgan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's appointment of a new acting attorney general faced growing scrutiny on Friday, with the U.S. Senate's top Democrat.. Firstpost - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
President Donald Trump on Friday said he did not discuss the U.S. special counsel's ongoing Russia investigation with Matt Whitaker before appointing him as acting attorney general this week. Reuters India - Published
The US Department of Justice has moved to sharply curtail federal authority aimed at curtailing abuse and civil rights violations at local police departments across the country by directing U.S... DNA - Published
Congressional Democrats on Thursday demanded emergency hearings in the U.S. House of Representatives to investigate President Donald Trump's ouster of Attorney General Jeff Sessions, calling the move.. DNA - Published
President Donald Trump's pick for acting attorney general, Matt Whitaker, is a close friend of Trump's 2016 election campaign co-chair, and a former government ethics chief said the friendship makes.. Reuters India - Published
In a step that could have implications for the investigation led by Special Counsel Robert Mueller, Trump replaced Sessions with Matthew Whitaker, who will be acting attorney general. Zee News - Published
The departure of Jeff Sessions, who was the first US senator to back Trump's presidential run in 2016, was long expected. Sessions became the first casualty of a cabinet shakeup that had been expected.. IndiaTimes - Published
[United States], May 8 (ANI): New York Solicitor General Barbara Underwood on Tuesday was named the state's acting attorney general to replace Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, who resigned Sify - Published
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico’s acting attorney general said on Thursday prosecutors were already working to improve investigations and cooperation with other countries following an international.. Reuters India - Published
Reacting to the appointment of a special counsel to probe his campaigns ties with Russia, US President Donald Trump today said a thorough investigation will prove that no such collusion took.. Deccan Herald - Published
A section of an underground storage tunnel in a plutonium uranium extraction (PUREX) plant collapsed at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation on Tuesday, prompting authorities to declare emergency at the.. Mid-Day - Published
[U.S.A.], May 9 (ANI): Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates has defended her decision earlier this year to not enforce United States President Donald Trump's first ban on travel from several Sify - Published Also reported by •ANI News
After former Obama administration officials confirming that former United States president Barack Obama had warned current President Donald Trump against hiring retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn as his.. DNA - Published Also reported by •ANI News
Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates, speaking publicly for the first time about concerns she brought to the Trump White House on Russia, told Congress today she warned that National Security.. DNA - Published
Mike Flynn resigned as President Trump's security advisor as it was revealed the acting attorney general had warned the White House that Flynn could be vulnerable to Russian blackmail. MailOnline India - Published
*Washington:* Michael Flynn's position as US President Donald Trumps national security adviser appeared to be "fluid", after the White House said that the president was "evaluating the situation", the.. Mid-Day - Published
Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee exploited Senate rules to delay a vote on Senator Jeff Sessions' nomination to be attorney-general. That job was in the spotlight after President Trump fired.. IndiaTimes - Published
*London:* A 43-year-old Indian-origin teacher in the UK has sold her home, which has a market value of £250,000 for a token £2 to ensure that she cannot be evicted from the property.
Rekha Patel.. Mid-Day - Published
Sally Yates, the country's acting attorney general, until last night, decided that she couldn't instruct Justice Department lawyers to enforce President Trump's travel ban because of its intent. MailOnline India - Published
On Monday, US President Donald Trump dismissed the federal government's top lawyer Sally Yates after she defied the White House by saying the Justice Department would not defend President Trump’s new.. DNA - Published
In a dramatic move, US President Donald Trump today fired two top officials, including Acting Attorney General Sally Yates who refused to enforce his controversial and executive order banning citizens.. DNA - Published