Attorney General of the United States


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Noun1.Attorney General of the United States - the position of the head of the Justice Department and the chief law enforcement officer of the United States; "the post of Attorney General was created in 1789"
secretaryship - the position of secretary
United States Cabinet, US Cabinet - a board to advise the President; members are the secretaries of executive departments; the United States constitution does not provide for the cabinet
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He has held executive positions in national government and industry including: Associate Attorney General of the United States, Chief Justice of the Arkansas Supreme Court, Mayor of Little Rock, Arkansas, Managing Partner of the Rose Law Firm, and Executive and Chief Counsel for a large Washington-based commercial insurance company.
POL'Y RESEARCH, ROLES OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE UNITED STATES (1968); HUSTON, supra note 3, at 15-25 (explaining the roles of the Attorneys General between the years 1789-1870); DOUGLAS W.
In 1967, President Johnson nominated him to be Attorney General of the United States.
Attorney General of the United States, the district court went the same route, granting the government's motion to dismiss.
The press release added, "In addition, the commission was instructed to refer to the attorney general of the United States and any appropriate state attorney general any person that the commission found may have violated the laws of the United States in relation to the crisis.
Recommendation: The Attorney General of the United states should direct the Bureau of Prisons (BOP) Director to direct the BOP Director to establish a plan for the remaining steps needed to implement ISDI that describes the key tasks necessary for its implementation, assigns responsibility for these tasks, and establishes time lines for implementation.
the attorney general of the United States, has stated flatly that it is illegal.
Nicholas KATZENBACH, Attorney General of the United States, and Edward V.
The attorney general of the United States has many responsibilities but one overarching duty: to uphold the rule of law.
If Mukasey cannot figure out that this is a form of torture that should never be practiced by a free society, then he should not be attorney general of the United States.
But Alberto Gonzales' term as Attorney General of the United States may end much sooner, and that's not a bad idea.
Former evangelist, influential denominational fixer and insider, he is more widely remembered as the father of John Ashcroft, the attorney general of the United States in George W.

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