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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This press release may contain forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to, statements regarding appointment of former Deputy Attorney General of the United States and the scope of the Ad Hoc Committee's work.
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.
Recommendation: The Attorney General of the United states should direct the Bureau of Prisons (BOP) Director to direct the BOP Director to develop a comprehensive cost estimate for the remaining ISDI requirements that, at a minimum, should include costs associatedwith data validation, training, program evaluations, development, and implementation, among other key activities.
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.
The Reasonable Notice and Search Act revises the PATRIOT Act authority to delay notice of the execution of search warrants--so-called "sneak and peak" provisions--and requires the attorney general of the United States to submit to Congress every six months a report concerning all of the requests for delayed notice warrants.
When John Ashcroft experienced sudden abdominal pains so severe he couldn't attend a press conference last March, the Attorney General of the United States became another of the one million Americans to suffer from gallbladder disease this year.
406-2(b)(2) by revising the responsibility for determining when a contractor is not in compliance with the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) to include both the Attorney General of the United States and the Secretary of Homeland Security.
Furthermore, the Act requires that the Secretary of the Treasury, Secretary of State, and Attorney General of the United States certify each "act of terrorism.
In earlier lives, Hiller was an associate deputy attorney general of the United States and worked in the Chicago law firm Sidley & Austin; he joined Tribune in 1988.
None blustered, nor did anyone stoop to demagoguery to make a point -- and neither should the attorney general of the United States.
On May 17, 2001, John Ashcroft, the attorney general of the United States, stated his legal opinion that ``the text and the original intent of the Second Amendment clearly protect the right of individuals to keep and bear firearms.

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