Department of Justice Already Under Fire For JPMorgan Settlement

By: Thursday November 21, 2013 7:09 am

Well that didn’t take long. Not more than a day after the “historic” settlement with JPMorgan was announced and the Department of Justice has found itself under heavy scrutiny for trying to “scam” the public and letting arch-criminals off the hook with a relatively small fine. One of the first to cry foul was FDL [...]

George Zimmerman Is Free

By: Monday July 15, 2013 5:06 am

As the Department of Justice explores bringing charges and President Obama laments that “a jury has spoken”, the fact remains that George Zimmerman is a free man. Not just free from confinement but free to do exactly what (temporarily) endangered his own freedom. A jury has indeed spoken but regardless of the technicalities of the [...]

News Corp Disputes DOJ Notified Them Of Phone Records Subpoena

By: Monday May 27, 2013 7:28 am

News Corporation, parent company of Fox News, publicly disputed claims made by the Department of Justice concerning notifications received in the James Rosen press spying case. While DOJ asserts it notified News Corp of the subpoena that led to them seizing phone records of a journalist, News Corp said it had no records of any such [...]

Obama Administration Also Seized Phone Records Of Fox News

By: Wednesday May 22, 2013 5:46 am

The Associated Press were not the only ones to have their phone records seized by the government as it was revealed Tuesday that Fox News had their phone records seized as part of the Obama Administration’s war on whistleblowers. After being labeled a “co-conspirator” Fox News reporter James Rosen was targeted for doing basic journalism. [...]

Think Progress Shows Stunning Hypocrisy On Government Spying

By: Tuesday May 14, 2013 1:26 pm

Think Progress, the blog for the non-partisan Center On American Progress, has made a name for itself pretending to be a “progressive” news and analysis site despite reflexively defending the Democratic Party and being funded by an organization that refuses to disclose its donors (one hint it means “to soar” in Esperanto). But now the [...]

Department of Justice Attacks Frontline As Lanny Breuer Resigns

By: Thursday January 24, 2013 5:31 am

Well that didn’t take long. Less than 24 hours after PBS aired Frontline’s The Untouchables, a program focused on the failures of the Department of Justice to make cases against Wall Street bankers despite ample evidence of fraud, the head of DOJ’s criminal division resigns. It’s hard to dismiss as a coincidence given that Lanny [...]