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DOJ

abbr.
Department of Justice
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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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In recent years, particularly in its review of combinations such as last year's proposed Sinclair-Tribune merger, the DOJ has looked only at the marketplace for over-the-air television in assessing a transaction's likely competitive impact, refusing to look at the competition for viewers and advertisers that now comes from online sources like YouTube, Facebook and the many other digital platforms competing in today's media marketplace.
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He said the assets forfeiture suit had yet to be heard since its sensationalised press conference in July 2016, and the DOJ in March this year asked for a six-month extension period that will end in September.
Pursuant to those agreements, General Cable will pay fines, disgorgement and pre-judgment interest to the SEC and DOJ in the total amount of USD82.3 million.
13 DOJ press release stated, "As a result of Regions' conduct and ommissions, HUD [the Department of Housing and Urban Development] insured hundreds of loans approved by Regions that were not eligible for FHA mortgage insurance under the [Direct Endorsement Lender] program and that HUD would not otherwise have insured.
In fact, the Memo, which might also be seen as the DOJ's response to the many constituencies, including Congress, that have criticized the DOJ for not doing enough to go after individuals, relies on a number of existing policies.