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Memo authorising drone attacks on US citizens released

Drones

The memo used to justify the legal killing of American citizens on foreign soil by drone strikes has finally been released Monday by the Department of Justice after months of legal wrangling and pressure from the ACLU and New York Times. The legal request for the memo came about after the 2011 deaths of three U.S. citizens in Yemen by ... Read More »

US government sues Standard & Poor’s after AAA downgrade

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The US government is blaming the financial crisis that catapulted the US into recession in 2007 on debt raters Standard & Poor’s. But by singling out S&P, the DoJ raises suspicions that it might be retaliating for a downgraded US credit rating. In a Monday evening filing in federal court, the US Justice Department introduced civil charges against S&P, one ... Read More »

The Great Revealing: US Marshals expose biggest scandal in history

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The Department of Justice — home of the US Marshals — has now blown the lid off of the biggest financial scandal in human history… after a highly covert three-year investigation. The LIBOR scandal has started the Great Revealing of Financial Tyranny. Mass arrests must begin with mass charges, and mass court cases — and that has now arrived. Disclosure ... Read More »

DOJ says it won’t prosecute itself on Fast and Furious case

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How should we say this: we are shocked, shocked, that the DOJ won’t prosecute itself. BREAKING: DOJ says it won’t prosecute Attorney General Holder after the GOP-led House voted to hold him in criminal contempt of Congress – Fox   From CNN: The White House and the Justice Department made clear Friday what had been expected all along: Attorney General Eric Holder ... Read More »