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U.S. Justice Dept. plans to hold meeting to discuss tech industry liability: sources

U.S. Justice Dept. plans to hold meeting to discuss tech industry liability: sources

Published 24/01/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department is planning to hold a conference to discuss the future of a federal law which largely exempts online [more…]

Nairobi governor pleads not guilty to graft charges

Nairobi governor pleads not guilty to graft charges

Published 09/12/2019

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Nairobi’s governor pleaded not guilty to corruption and other economic crimes involving millions of dollars in a Kenyan court on Monday. Governor [more…]

Trump’s attorney general nominee to recuse from AT&T-Time Warner…

Trump’s attorney general nominee to recuse from AT&T-Time Warner…

Published 11/01/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - William Barr, nominated by President Donald Trump to become U.S. attorney general, plans to recuse himself from a major antitrust case, according [more…]

Trump endorses U.S. House prison reform bill

Trump endorses U.S. House prison reform bill

Published 15/11/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump endorsed a bipartisan U.S. House bill on Wednesday intended to reform the federal prison system and help inmates prepare [more…]

Chinese chipmaker’s ambitions hit hurdle with U.S. indictment

Chinese chipmaker’s ambitions hit hurdle with U.S. indictment

Published 05/11/2018

HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese state-backed semiconductor maker Fujian Jinhua Integrated Circuit Co Ltd billed itself as a national leader in the tech industry. It [more…]

Trump vows to get rid of ‘lingering stench’ at Justice Department

Trump vows to get rid of ‘lingering stench’ at Justice Department

Published 22/09/2018

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (Reuters) - President Donald Trump told a rally on Friday that there was a “lingering stench” about what was being exposed at the [more…]

U.S. Justice Department asks watchdog to check for political…

U.S. Justice Department asks watchdog to check for political…

Published 20/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department asked its inspector general to expand a review of the National Security Agency’s surveillance application process to determine [more…]

U.S. agency rescinds order banning Louisiana distributor from…

U.S. agency rescinds order banning Louisiana distributor from…

Published 19/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration on Friday reversed an order that halted a Louisiana drug wholesaler’s opioid sales over allegations it failed [more…]

U.S. drug agency suspends Louisiana distributor over opioid sales

U.S. drug agency suspends Louisiana distributor over opioid sales

Published 04/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration said on Friday it had suspended a Louisiana pharmaceutical distributor from selling controlled substances for allegedly selling [more…]

Backpage.com founders, others indicted on prostitution-related charges

Backpage.com founders, others indicted on prostitution-related charges

Published 10/04/2018

(Editors’ note: Story contains details that some readers may find upsetting) By Sarah N. Lynch WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Seven people employed by the sex ad [more…]