Shifting Strategy, Trump’s Lawyers Set New Conditions for Mueller Interview

Shifting Strategy, Trump’s Lawyers Set New Conditions for Mueller Interview

But in April, Mr. Trump concluded that Mr. Mueller and Justice Department officers had been decided to seek out wrongdoing after federal investigators in New York, appearing on a referral from the particular counsel, raided the workplace, lodge room and residential of Mr. Trump’s longtime private lawyer Michael D. Cohen. After the raid, Mr. Trump […]

Trump Administration Says It Needs More Time to Reunite Migrant Families

Trump Administration Says It Needs More Time to Reunite Migrant Families

LOS ANGELES — The Trump administration has requested a federal decide for extra time to reunite households that had been separated by immigration authorities on the southwest border, highlighting the problem of connecting dad and mom and youngsters who’ve in some circumstances been detained hundreds of miles aside and whose familial relationships are tough to […]

Internet Renegade Kim Dotcom Loses Appeal on Extradition to U.S.

Internet Renegade Kim Dotcom Loses Appeal on Extradition to U.S.

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — The web entrepreneur Kim Dotcom misplaced one other bid to keep away from extradition to the United States on expenses of copyright infringement and cash laundering, after New Zealand’s Court of Appeal on Thursday upheld rulings permitting for his deportation. Mr. Dotcom, a web-based renegade who together with three associates faces […]

Are False Statements Enough to Prove Fraud?

Are False Statements Enough to Prove Fraud?

Frauds normally begin with some kind of deception that leads victims at hand over their cash. But what if false statements are usually not sufficient to show an individual engaged in a scheme to defraud? The Supreme Court will take up that difficulty this 12 months when it hears an enchantment in Lorenzo v. Securities […]

Glencore’s Shares Drop After Justice Department Subpoena

Glencore’s Shares Drop After Justice Department Subpoena

But the corporate has taken criticism for its former relationship with Dan Gertler, an Israeli businessman who runs mining companies in Congo and who has shut ties to Joseph Kabila, the nation’s president. The Treasury Department imposed sanctions on Mr. Gertler in December, elevating questions in regards to the underpricing of mining property that had […]

Facebook Faces Broadened Federal Investigations Over Data and Privacy

Facebook Faces Broadened Federal Investigations Over Data and Privacy

WASHINGTON — Facebook mentioned on Monday that it confronted an enlargement of federal investigations into its sharing of user data with the political consulting agency Cambridge Analytica, with extra authorities companies inquiring in regards to the matter and analyzing the social community’s statements in regards to the incident. The Justice Department and the Federal Bureau […]

Zuckerberg doesn’t rule out that Facebook’s app audit could take ‘years’

U.S. businesses widen investigation into what Facebook knew about Cambridge Analytica

Nearly 4 months after the revelation that Facebook did not cease information analytics agency Cambridge Analytica from using improperly obtained information of up to 87 million Facebook users, U.S. businesses have remained quiet as to what punishment the corporate will face, if any. Now, a new report from the Washington Post provides extra element into what […]

‘Shaken’ Rosenstein Felt Used by White House in Comey Firing

‘Shaken’ Rosenstein Felt Used by White House in Comey Firing

WASHINGTON — In the times after the F.B.I. director James B. Comey was fired final 12 months, the deputy legal professional basic, Rod J. Rosenstein, repeatedly expressed anger about how the White House used him to rationalize the firing, saying the expertise broken his repute, in response to 4 individuals aware of his outbursts. In […]

Dept. of Justice Approves Disney’s Purchase of Fox Assets

Dept. of Justice Approves Disney’s Purchase of Fox Assets

The Department of Justice authorized the Walt Disney Company’s $71 billion bid for the leisure belongings of 21st Century Fox on Wednesday, probably complicating Comcast’s want to make a rival supply for Rupert Murdoch’s leisure empire. The authorities’s approval was filed in federal court docket on the situation that Disney, which already owns ESPN, divest […]

Due Process for Undocumented Immigrants, Explained

Due Process for Undocumented Immigrants, Explained

WASHINGTON — President Trump said on Twitter this weekend that undocumented immigrants had been invaders who “must immediately, with no Judges or Court Cases,” be sent home. Mr. Trump’s feedback prompted criticism that he needed the United States to strip immigrants and asylum seekers of due-process rights. He additionally appeared to disregard the truth that […]