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Alabama News: Statement of U.S. Attorney Richard W. Moore on Attorney General Sessions

Alabama – As the first Alabamian to serve as the Nation’s Attorney General Jeff Sessions won the respect and loyalty of prosecutors and law enforcement officers across the Country. He was extremely active and personally invested in the work of prosecutors in 93 U.S. Attorney’s Offices and at Main Justice in Washington D.C. Under his … Continue reading Alabama News: Statement of U.S. Attorney Richard W. Moore on Attorney General Sessions

Texas News: HOUSTON, US Attorney Patrick Statement on the Departure of AG Sessions

HOUSTON, Texas – The Southern District of Texas (SDTX) extends its appreciation to Attorney General (AG) Jeff Sessions for his leadership of the Department of Justice during his tenure as Attorney General. He was a prosecutor’s prosecutor and unwavering in his support of US Attorneys as well as state & local law enforcement across the country. … Continue reading Texas News: HOUSTON, US Attorney Patrick Statement on the Departure of AG Sessions

Task force on marijuana law offers little on new policies

AG Sessions offers little on new policies relating to marijuana law WASHINGTON/August 5, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The betting was that law-and-order Attorney General Jeff Sessions would come out against the legalized marijuana industry with guns blazing. But the task force Sessions assembled to find the best legal strategy is giving him no ammunition, according to … Continue reading Task force on marijuana law offers little on new policies

Attorney General Sessions visits Guantanamo Bay prison

WASHINGTON/July 7, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions visited Guantanamo Bay on Friday in a show of support for the prison he has called a “perfectly acceptable” place to detain new terrorism suspects, as opposed to holding them in the U.S. and having his own Justice Department try them in civilian courts. Sessions traveled … Continue reading Attorney General Sessions visits Guantanamo Bay prison

US prosecutors told to push for more, harsher punishments

WASHINGTON/May 12, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions is directing federal prosecutors to pursue the most serious charges possible against the vast majority of suspects, a reversal of Obama-era policies that is sure to send more people to prison and for much longer terms. The move has long been expected from Sessions, a former … Continue reading US prosecutors told to push for more, harsher punishments