Home Tags Doj

Tag: doj

US Attorney General William Barr.

The Justice Department is demanding that Apple make it easier to unlock suspects’ iPhones, but experts say it can do that without Apple’s ...

Apple has long resisted federal pressure to engineer a "backdoor" that would let investigators easily unlock iPhones.

Former national security adviser Michael Flynn wants to withdraw his guilty plea in Mueller probe and accuses DOJ of ‘bad faith’ and ̵...

Flynn's legal team accused the Justice Department of "bad faith, vindictiveness, and breach of the plea agreement."
Tim Cook at the European Union's privacy conference in Brussels.

Apple is offering the FBI ‘no substantive assistance’ in unlocking two iPhones related to a shooting case, says Attorney General Barr

Attorney General William Barr said Apple won't help the FBI unlock two iPhones used in a deadly shooting at a Navy base in Florida last month.
US Attorney General William Barr participates in an awards ceremony for 19 law enforcement officers for their efforts in criminal investigations, field operations and innovations in community policing, in the Great Hall of the Justice Department in Washington, DC on December 3, 2019.

The New York City Bar Association asked Congress to investigate AG William Barr for political bias and weaponizing the DOJ

The letter said Barr positioned himself and the DOJ as "political partisans" who used the government "to empower certain groups over others."
Eric Holder

Obama’s attorney general Eric Holder calls William Barr ‘unfit’ to hold office in Washington Post op-ed

Holder described Barr's conduct as "plainly ideological," "nakedly partisan," and "deeply inappropriate for America's chief law-enforcement official."
U.S. President Donald Trump.

Trump went on a Twitter tear and posted more than 60 times in 3 hours to rage about impeachment and the FBI

President Donald Trump has been increasingly preoccupied with impeachment and a DOJ report that debunked many of his conspiracy theories.
William Barr testifies at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on his nomination to be attorney general of the United States on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., January 15, 2019.

AG William Barr went to bat for Trump in a wild interview where he baselessly claimed the FBI acted in ‘bad faith’ during the Russia probe...

Attorney General William Barr's comments directly contradicted the DOJ watchdog's report that there was no political bias in the FBI's Russia probe.
U.S. President Donald Trump.

‘S— just got real’: DOJ watchdog uncovers pro-Trump text messages between FBI agents after 2016 election

"I saw a lot of scared MFers on...[my way to work] this morning," one FBI agent texted another. "Start looking for new jobs fellas. Haha."
President Donald Trump.

Here are the biggest takeaways from the DOJ watchdog’s highly anticipated report on the Russia probe’s origins

Inspector General Michael Horowitz's report on the origins of the Russia probe debunked many of President Trump's claims but found some wrongdoing.
Evil Corp member Andrey Plotnitskiy.

Lamborghinis, baby lions, and stacks of cash: The Russian hackers in charge of ‘Evil Corp’ are living an absurdly lavish lifestyle

Members of the Russian hacking group Evil Corp live a lavish lifestyle fueled by stolen millions, authorities say. Take a look at the photos.