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DNA testing of Virginia’s rape kit backlog leads to ‘hits’ in Va. Beach, Fairfax

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC/WAVY) — The testing of Virginia’s rape kit backlog has led to 44 DNA ‘hits,’ according to Attorney General Mark Herring’s office.

“For perpetrators out there, they need to know their Commonwealth understands how serious a crime sexual assault is, and we will be relentless in pursuing justice,” Herring said Thursday. 275 more words


Target Agrees To Pay $18.5 Million Over Data Breach

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AUSTIN (CBSDFW.COM) – The Texas Attorney General announced Tuesday an $18.5 million settlement with the Target Corporation to resolve a multistate investigation into the retail company’s 2013 data breach. 271 more words


"There is one system of justice, demanding that all be held accountable when laws are broken."

“There is one system of justice, demanding that all be held accountable when laws are broken.”

— Sally Yates, former United States Attorney General, lawyer, American


The Unjust Department of "Justice"

Four weeks ago, the Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP)  —a respected nonprofit in Seattle that represents immigrants in deportation proceedings—received a “cease and desist” letter from the Department of Justice, aka Attorney General Jeff Sessions, threatening disciplinary action. 464 more words

Political Commentary

The Little Party That Cried "Wolf!"

In the past 118 days since Donald Trump was sworn in as President of the United States, we have seen so many scandals and Constitutional crises, it’s damn near impossible to keep them all straight. 775 more words

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Court Pauses Criminal Case Against Texas AG

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A state appeals court has temporarily halted Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton’s criminal case on securities fraud charges as he presses for a new judge. 114 more words