judicial system


DOJ Decides NOT To Prosecute Former IRS Executive Lois Lerner For Targeting Conservative Groups

  Trump’s Justice Department Lets Lois Lerner Off The Hook Chuck Ross Reporter The Justice Department says it will not prosecute former IRS executive Lois Lerner for targeting conservative groups during the 2010 and 2012 elections. In a letter to top Republicans on the House Ways and Means Committee, Assistant Attorney General Kevin Boyd said that after a careful review of the case, DOJ will not pursue charges against Lerner, who oversaw the IRS division that reviewed tax exempt organizations. “After this process, the Department determined that reopening the investigationRead More

EXCLUSIVE: Prosecutors Eyeing Wasserman Schultz In Laptop Probe

  EXCLUSIVE: Prosecutors Eyeing Wasserman Schultz In Laptop Probe Luke Rosiak Investigative Reporter 11:14 PM 09/07/2017 Prosecutors have given Imran Awan a copy of the hard drive of a House laptop that Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz tried to keep law enforcement from looking at, court filings show, suggesting prosecutors intend to bring charges related to the underlying cybersecurity and theft probe. The hard-drive copy was included in discovery even though Wasserman Schultz has said the laptop contains House information on it and is a government-paid work laptop, and even thoughRead More

Farmer Forced To Pay $1 Million Settlement After Feds Took Him To Court Over Plowing His Land

  Farmer Forced Into $1 Million Settlement After Feds Took Him To Court Over Plowing His Land Tim Pearce Energy Reporter California farmer John Duarte settled with the federal government Tuesday, ending a nearly five-year enforcement action started after he was fined for plowing over federally protected vernal pools on his land, according to a Pacific Legal Foundation (PLF) press release. Under the settlement, Duarte has agreed to pay a $330,000 civil penalty, buy $770,000 worth of “mitigation credits” to offset damage to the environment, and restore the land asRead More

Loretta Lynch Used Alias ‘Elizabeth Carlisle’ To Hammer Out Talking Points About Tarmac Meeting With Clinton

  Here Is The Alias Email Account Loretta Lynch Used As Attorney General Chuck Ross Reporter Like her predecessor, Eric Holder, former Attorney General Loretta Lynch used an email alias to conduct government business, The Daily Caller has confirmed. Several of Lynch’s emails were included in 413 pages of DOJ documents provided to the conservative groups Judicial Watch and the American Center for Law and Justice. Both groups had filed lawsuits for records regarding Lynch’s controversial meeting with President Bill Clinton at the Phoenix airport last June 27. Using theRead More

Dershowitz: Mueller’s Jury Pool’s ‘Ethnic And Racial Composition’ Stacks Deck Against Trump

  Dershowitz: ‘Ethnic And Racial Composition’ Of Mueller’s Jury Pool Stacks Deck Against Trump Chuck Ross Reporter Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s decision to impanel a grand jury in Washington, D.C. will prove “very unfavorable” to President Trump, in part because of the “ethnic and racial composition” of jury members, says constitutional lawyer Alan Dershowitz. “I think it’s a tactical move designed to send a message that if the prosecutor decides to prosecute, he will have a real advantage with the jury pool where the case will be held,” Dershowitz saidRead More

California Deputy Attorney General Arrested, Charged With Possession Of Child Pornography

  California Deputy AG Caught With Child Pornography Robert Donachie Finance and Health Care Reporter A California deputy attorney general was charged in federal court Wednesday after investigators found child pornography at his San Diego County home. Law enforcement arrested 53-year-old Raymond Joseph Liddy Tuesday morning at his home in the resort town of Coronado, Calif., and charged him with possessing pictures that reportedly depict children under the age of 12 performing sexually explicit acts, Reuters reports. Liddy pleaded not guilty Wednesday and was released on a $100,000 bond andRead More

Loretta Lynch Let Russian Lawyer Into The Country Under ‘Extraordinary Circumstances’

  Obama DOJ Allowed Russian Lawyer Into The Country Under ‘Extraordinary Circumstances’ Jack Crowe The Russian lawyer at the center of the controversy surrounding the Trump administration was granted entry into the U.S. by the Obama Department of Justice under ‘extraordinary circumstances,’ inadvertently enabling a pro-Russian lobbying campaign that reached lawmakers, journalists and Department of State officials. Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya originally entered the country in October 2015 on a grant of immigration parole, a rare exemption which allowed her to enter the country without a visa and remain legallyRead More

Trump Makes Progress On Another Campaign Promise, Packing Courts With Conservative Judges

  Trump Makes Progress Packing Courts With Conservative Picks Kevin Daley Supreme Court Reporter A Senate panel cleared several of President Donald Trump’s judicial nominees Thursday, just hours before the White House announced its fifth slate of judicial candidates. The day was a productive one for an administration facing an unprecedented number of vacancies on federal courts. The Senate Judiciary Committee voted to advance the confirmation of several Trump nominees to federal appeals courts Thursday morning. John Bush, a Louisville lawyer in private practice, and Damien Schiff, a public interestRead More

UPDATE: Teen Sentenced To Probation For Attacking 68-Year-0ld Woman At FL ‘Pool Party’

NORTH LAUDERDALE, FL – Leon Balfour, who violently threw a 68-year-old Nancy James into a pool, will receive probation. Related: http://ibleedredwhiteblue.com/viral-video-teen-who-body-slammed-and-threw-elderly-woman-into-pool-given-home-detention-video/ Balfour struck a plea deal Tuesday and sentenced to probation on the condition he completes 200 hours of community service and pay the victim restitution.                 WATCH THE VIOLENT INCIDENT HERE:    

Convenience store owner who shot & killed thief sentenced to 8 years in prison

SPANAWAY, WASHINGTON – Convenience store owner Min Kim was sentenced to eight years in prison for shooting and killing a fleeing shoplifting suspect. There had been a string of robberies in the area prior to Kim’s defense of his store. This includes a previous robbery attempt of Mr. Kim’s convenience store. During the attempted robbery, Mr. Kim’s wife Lim Kim was shot during a shootout with the robber. “I was shot by a robber and after that my husband struggled in fear of losing me,” Lim Kim This verdict hasRead More