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Sessions Tells Prosecutors to Seek Harsher Punishments

Sessions Tells Prosecutors to Seek Harsher Punishments

The Harvard Journal on Legislation critiqued the Holder memo as an "expansion of executive", essentially scrutinizing the method used to impose the policy (i.e. "If you are a drug trafficker", he said, "we will not look the other way". Attorney General Jeff Sessions has made good on his anti-drug witchhunt beliefs by rolling back established regulations put into place by former Attorney General Eric Holder.


Viral 'Go Gata' congresswoman found guilty of taking money from charity

Viral 'Go Gata' congresswoman found guilty of taking money from charity

Brown, a Democrat who represented the Florida district that included Jacksonville since 1993, had pleaded not guilty to all charges including fraud. Former U.S. Attorney's Office for their efforts to hold Brown and her associates accountable for their inexcusable actions". " Former Congresswoman Corrine Brown violated the public trust, the honor of her position, and the integrity of the American system of government when she abused one of the most powerful positions in the nation for ...


Sessions' predecessor slams sentencing policy

Sessions' predecessor slams sentencing policy

The two-page order, sent to 94 US attorneys across the United States, calls for 10-year mandatory sentences for possession of high amounts of drugs. Under former president Barack Obama, a Democrat, the Justice Department had sought to reduce mandatory-minimum sentences to reduce jail time for low-level drug crimes and ease overcrowding at federal US prisons.



Acting FBI chief declines to say if Trump under investigation

The Times said it was not clear whether the dinner was the same one that Trump described in the NBC interview in which the president acknowledged asking Comey whether he was the subject of a counter-intelligence probe. Administration officials cited Comey's handling of the FBI's separate inquiry into Hillary Clinton's private email server as the reason Justice Department officials had lost confidence in Comey's ability to lead the nation's top law enforcement agency.



Change - good and bad - comes quickly at the TPC Sawgrass

Each year players and caddies switch roles at the 17th hole during the practice round, and the caddies get the opportunity to take a swing. He hit wedge to 4 feet for his par. He was playing with Rickie Fowler, who also had a share of the lead in the morning. "No one's going insane low or anything like that", he said. This week the PGA Tour heads to TPC Sawgrass for THE PLAYERS Championship where Jason Day is the defending champion .