Justice Department Investigating Abbott Infant Formula Plant

The U.S. Department of Justice has opened an investigation into operations at the Abbott Nutrition infant formula plant in Michigan that shut down over sanitation problems early last year, causing…

Justice Department announces new rule to regulate pistol-stabilizing braces

CNN  —  Attorney General Merrick Garland and Steve Dettelbach, the director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), announced new regulations Friday that would subject pistol-stabilizing braces…

Justice Department sues pharmaceutical company for failing to report suspicious opioid sales

Washington CNN  —  The Justice Department on Thursday alleged that the AmerisourceBergen Corporation, one of the country’s largest pharmaceutical distributors, and two of its subsidiaries failed to report hundreds of…

Mental health-related emergency department visits and revisits are on the rise among children, study finds

CNN  —  Emergency department visits and revisits in children’s hospitals that are related to mental health are “increasing rapidly,” a new study suggests. Between 2015 and 2020, mental health visits…

Justice Department warns of dramatic increase in ‘sextortion’ schemes targeting boys

Washington CNN  —  At least 3,000 minors, mostly boys, have been targeted by financial “sextortion” schemes this year, a dramatic increase from previous years, the Justice Department announced in a…

US Capitol Police assistant chief who oversaw intelligence operations for the department will retire

CNN  —  US Capitol Police Assistant Chief Yogananda Pittman, who oversaw the department’s operations in the days leading up to the January 6, 2021, attack on the US Capitol, is…

Ticketmaster’s Parent Company Said to Face Justice Department Investigation

Members of the Justice Department staff have asked whether Live Nation is complying with the agreement as part of their new inquiry, said one of the people with knowledge of…

Oregon Department of Education criticized for ‘picking winners and losers,’ prioritizing racial ideology

The Oregon Department of Education (ODE) has placed a heavy emphasis on diversity, equity and inclusion, but critics of the department said that has taken focus off students and academics,…

Justice Department releases unredacted Barr memo detailing decision not to charge Trump in Russia probe

CNN  —  Former Attorney General Bill Barr concluded that then-President Donald Trump couldn’t be charged with obstructing the Russia probe because there wasn’t an underlying conspiracy between his campaign and…

January 6 investigation: Justice Department issues new subpoena to National Archives for more documents

This latest subpoena, issued on August 17, is in addition to a subpoena the Department of Justice sent to the Archives earlier this year, requesting the same documents and information…