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Federal Jeff Sessions Is Bringing Back Civil Forfeiture with a Bang

Jeff Sessions Is Bringing Back Civil Forfeiture with a Bang

Here’s how the police can take your assets even if you haven’t been convicted of a crime. By Kristin Miller | August 29, 2017 In mid-July Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced a policy rollback that’s getting criticism from both sides of the aisle, and the center, too. As The Washington Post notes undoing this Obama-administration policy is a …

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Federal Jeff Sessions Once Said Restrictions on Jewish and Italian Immigration Were “Good for America”

Jeff Sessions Once Said Restrictions on Jewish and Italian Immigration Were “Good for America”

By Ben Mathis-Lilley Jeff Sessions at the White House on Aug. 21. Mark Wilson/Getty Images On Tuesday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that the Trump administration will terminate the DACA program and resume the deportation of undocumented individuals with clean records who have lived in the United States since they were children. Both Sessions’ remarks …

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Federal New civil rights chief at Justice Department has spent his career undermining civil rights

New civil rights chief at Justice Department has spent his career undermining civil rights

Both the interim head and the nominee have remarkably poor records when it comes to civil rights law. President Donald Trump listens as Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington on Feb. 9, 2017. Thomas Wheeler, the Assistant Acting Attorney General in charge of the Department of Justice’s …

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Federal JUST IN: Jeff Sessions Private Anti-Trump Conversation Leaked To Daily Beast; Buckle Up

JUST IN: Jeff Sessions Private Anti-Trump Conversation Leaked To Daily Beast; Buckle Up

Vanessa Crider – July 25, 2017 According to allies of Attorney General Jeff Sessions, he has no plans of backing down and is growing more angry by the minute with the constant jibes from POTUS. Donald Trump has made it clear that he’s a giant, 70-year-old toddler, who throws a fit when he doesn’t get …

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Federal Sen. Ted Cruz Being Considered To Replace Jeff Sessions As Attorney General: Report

Sen. Ted Cruz Being Considered To Replace Jeff Sessions As Attorney General: Report

By Guardians of Democracy Staff Published on July 24, 2017 President Trump is reportedly considering former presidential campaign opponent Sen. Ted Cruz as a replacement for Attorney General Jeff Sessions, reports The Washington Post. Sen. Cruz and former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani (R) are reportedly among the candidates the Trump administration is considering …

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Federal Jeff Sessions Just Received A Humiliating Scolding For Refusing To Answer Any Questions In Today’s Hearing

Jeff Sessions Just Received A Humiliating Scolding For Refusing To Answer Any Questions In Today’s Hearing

By Colin Taylor Published on June 13, 2017 During today’s testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee, Attorney General Jeff Sessions spent a great deal of time trying to slither his way out of giving any concrete answers to any of the questions about his undisclosed meetings with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak. Question after question after …

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Federal Did Trump, Kushner, Sessions Have An Undisclosed Meeting With Russian?

Did Trump, Kushner, Sessions Have An Undisclosed Meeting With Russian?

by Ken Dilanian The FBI and Congress are examining a campaign event last spring during which Donald Trump, Jeff Sessions and Jared Kushner were in a small gathering with Russian ambassador to the U.S. Sergey Kislyak and other diplomats at Washington’s Mayflower Hotel, multiple U.S. officials told NBC News. Five current and former U.S. officials …

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Federal Swamp Monster Jeff Sessions (Video)

Swamp Monster Jeff Sessions (Video)

Swamp Monster Jeff Sessions Is A Prison Profiteer This regime is the dirtiest, filthiest bunch of crooks in U.S. history. Jeff Sessions stands to make a fortune from privatized prison investments. He has shown a callous disregard for conflicts of interest on all levels. He must resign as Attorney General! Posted by Indivisible on Monday, …

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Federal Trump says he reserves right to ignore medical marijuana protection provision in spending bill

Trump says he reserves right to ignore medical marijuana protection provision in spending bill

“I will treat this provision consistently with my constitutional responsibility to take care that the laws be faithfully executed,” Trump said in the signing statement Published: May 8, 2017, 4:26 am • Updated: about 9 hours ago Comments (106) By Darlene Superville, The Associated Press BRANCHBURG, N.J. — President Donald Trump signed his first piece …

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