United States Attorney General

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Noun1.United States Attorney General - the person who holds the position of secretary of the Justice DepartmentUnited States Attorney General - the person who holds the position of secretary of the Justice Department; "Edmund Randolph was the first Attorney General, appointed by President Washington"
secretary - a person who is head of an administrative department of government
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The U.S. Attorney General William Barr said that the American side in compliance with the UN laws on corruption will be assisting Mongolia in handover of movable and immovable properties in the U.S.
U.S. Attorney General William Barr said he was ordering certain Justice Department offices to investigate possible discrimination targeting gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender employees after an internal gay affinity group complained of low morale.
The new U.S. Attorney General William Barr is also expected to weigh in on deliberations on the deal that combines the country's 3rd and 4th biggest wireless carriers, the report states.
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In September 2017, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions had said the administration was ending the program through executive action, calling DACA "an unconstitutional exercise of authority." DACA does not provide legal status, but offers a work permit and reprieve from deportation to those who qualify.
Summary: U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has ordered the creation of a task force to examine how his Justice Department can better combat a wide cross-section of global cyber threats, including efforts to interfere with elections or damage critical infrastructure.
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions was questioned last week by the special counsel's office investigating possible collusion between Russia and President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign, the U.S.
Janet Reno, the first female U.S. attorney general, died early Monday at the age of 78. Her goddaughter, Gabrielle D'Alemberte, reportedly said that Reno died of complications from Parkinson's disease.
Previous recipients include jurists, a former U.S. attorney general, state attorneys, public defenders, private defense lawyers, and law professors.
The U.S. Attorney General's Office is spearheading an investigation into corruption at world soccer body FIFA and regional football associations, leading to numerous arrests of active and former Latin American soccer officials.

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