Government Claims Right To Create Fake Social Media Accounts From Stolen Identities

By: Wednesday October 8, 2014 5:46 am

Is the government sending you a friend request? The DEA has claimed in court documents that it has the right to use information obtained from someone arrested to create a fake social media account in order to further a drug investigation. Sondra Arquiett was arrested in July 2010 and charged with possession with intent to [...]

Will Bank Of America Really Pay $17 Billion For Mortgage Fraud That Led To 08′ Crash?

By: Thursday August 21, 2014 9:12 am

Throughout the media the figure of $17 billion has been paraded out as the penalty Bank of America will pay for its crimes in the mortgage security market that led to the 2008 financial crisis and resulting Great Recession. But will BofA really be paying that much? If the other deals struck for the same [...]

DOJ Citigroup Settlement Lacks Disclosure Of Victims And Criminal Conduct

By: Tuesday July 15, 2014 7:52 am

On Monday the Department of Justice and Attorney General Eric Holder announced a meager $7 billion settlement with Citigroup for causing the most severe financial crisis since the Great Depression by fraudulently selling mortgage securities that wrecked the financial markets. AG Holder celebrated the settlement and claimed “This historic penalty is appropriate given the strength [...]

SEC Was Colluding With Banks On CDO Prosecutions

By: Monday April 14, 2014 10:38 am

As evidence has continually trickled out about the numerous criminally fraudulent activities Wall Street firms engaged in that led to the housing crash, increasing amounts of attention has been focused on regulators that seem to have given banksters a pass. When it came to disciplining finance capital, as one former Wall Street lawyer turned Attorney [...]

JPMorgan To Pay $2 Billion For Role In Madoff Fraud

By: Tuesday January 7, 2014 8:02 am

Nothing says justice like giving people involved in one the biggest ponzi schemes in history a laughably small fine. JPMorgan will pay $2 billion for its criminal role in helping Bernie Madoff defraud charities and private investors of $65 billion. Oddly, it was this particular crime that put JPMorgan in jeopardy of finally facing the [...]

Federal Judge Asks Why Wall Street Executives Haven’t Been Prosecuted

By: Friday January 3, 2014 6:31 am

A federal judge has decided to publicly ask the questions millions of Americans have been wondering for years – given that we know people on Wall Street broke the law leading to the crash why hasn’t anyone been prosecuted? This is particularly pressing given that the 5 year statute of limitations is fast approaching for [...]

Bank Contractors Have Broken Into Hundreds Of The Wrong Homes

By: Friday October 4, 2013 8:30 am

If it were not bad enough that the Wall Street banks engaged in a nationwide crime spree known as fraudclosure to cover up their lack of documentation, now it has been revealed that the contractors hired by the banksters have been breaking into hundreds of the wrong homes. Fed up with what they claim is a [...]

DOJ Official Who Destroyed Evidence Of Sexual Orientation Discrimination Gets 1 Day In Jail

By: Wednesday June 26, 2013 9:47 am

As we celebrate the Supreme Court’s decision on DOMA let’s not forget about what happened earlier this week when Scott Bloch was sentenced to a meager one day in jail. Bloch was deputy director to the Department of Justice’s Task Force for Faith-based and Community Initiatives, as well as Special Counsel at the United States [...]

Department Of Justice Confirms Wikileaks Investigation

By: Tuesday June 25, 2013 5:41 am

After years of ducking questions and some questionable congressional testimony it appears the Justice Department has finally confirmed that its War on Journalism does include Wikileaks. According to the New York Times the investigation is extensive. Interviews with government agents, prosecutors and others familiar with the WikiLeaks investigation, as well as an examination of court [...]

Obama Administration Drops Opposition To Over-The-Counter Morning After Pill

By: Tuesday June 11, 2013 6:41 am

The Obama Administration has reversed its previous position and dropped its bid to limit sales of the morning after pill. A federal judge had previously ruled the medication should be available to women of all ages but the Obama Administration had limited the sales to women 15 and older and had started an appeal of [...]

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 [...]

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