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DOJ

abbr.
Department of Justice

DOJ

Department of Justice.
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Noun1.DOJ - the United States federal department responsible for enforcing federal laws (including the enforcement of all civil rights legislation)DoJ - the United States federal department responsible for enforcing federal laws (including the enforcement of all civil rights legislation); created in 1870
legislation, statute law - law enacted by a legislative body
executive department - a federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States
BJA, Bureau of Justice Assistance - the bureau in the Department of Justice that assists local criminal justice systems to reduce or prevent crime and violence and drug abuse
BJS, Bureau of Justice Statistics - the agency in the Department of Justice that is the primary source of criminal justice statistics for federal and local policy makers
FBI, Federal Bureau of Investigation - a federal law enforcement agency that is the principal investigative arm of the Department of Justice
DEA, Drug Enforcement Administration, Drug Enforcement Agency - federal agency responsible for enforcing laws and regulations governing narcotics and controlled substances; goal is to immobilize drug trafficking organizations
BoP, Federal Bureau of Prisons - the law enforcement agency of the Justice Department that operates a nationwide system of prisons and detention facilities to incarcerate inmates sentenced to imprisonment for federal crimes
National Institute of Justice, NIJ - the law enforcement agency that is the research and development branch of the Department of Justice
Marshals, United States Marshals Service, US Marshals Service - the United States' oldest federal law enforcement agency is responsible today for protecting the Federal Judiciary and transporting federal prisoners and protecting federal witnesses and managing assets seized from criminals and generally ensuring the effective operation of the federal judicial system
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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Liberty Institute Submits Letter to DOJ Demanding Reinstatement of Funding; Young Marines Receive Bi-Partisan Support
The DOJ has built up strong information-sharing relationships with regulators abroad.
As requested, GAO examined: (1) how Recovery Act JAG funds are awarded and how recipients in selected states and localities used their awards; (2) challenges, if any, selected recipients reported in complying with Recovery Act reporting requirements; (3) the extent to which states shared promising practices related to use and management of funds, and how, if at all, DOJ encouraged information sharing; and (4) the extent to which DOJ's JAG Recovery Act performance measures were consistent with promising practices.
For those who could comply, DOJ stated they would confirm the applications within 30 days and that registration approval would be confirmed within 75 days.
In 1957, President Eisenhower mandated that DOJ prosecute civil rights violations, to include police misconduct, thus, allowing uniform application of civil rights law across the nation.
Under the DOJ Guidelines, 49 Federal Register 26,823 (1984), a market in which the post-merger HHI is between 1000 and 1800 is considered to be moderately concentrated.
Facing the remand, DOJ elected to enter into a plea agreement with the defendants.
Yoo had sent or received and, after DOJ failed to respond, sued for the records.
While the DOJ continues to cling to a textbook theory that more firms automatically equal lower prices, the DOJ simultaneously concedes that U.
According to DOJ officials, grant recipients may use grant funding to support activities that could be considered recreational, where allowable under the terms of the grant.
28, three short days before the deadline, DOJ posted (on the Internet) a version of the otherwise unobtainable form.
However, the potential remains that the DOJ will seek to have some restrictions reimposed, since Judge Thomas Penfield Jackson had effectively stayed his breakup order pending final decision.