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Noun1.Department of Justice - the United States federal department responsible for enforcing federal laws (including the enforcement of all civil rights legislation)Department of Justice - 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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The U.S. Department of Justice filed a proposed settlement in the U.S.
Harvey, the presenter, is a federal career prosecutor with the U.S. Department of Justice and has a career spanning over 20 years.
He lauded the cooperation extended by the U.S. Department of Justice in providing assistance for this training and hoped that mutual cooperation in this regard will continue in future.
Department of Labor Office of Workers' Compensation Programs (OWCP) of $1.7 million by falsely billing for services on a 24-hour, seven-day-per-week basis for more than seven years, the U.S. Department of Justice reported.
The U.S. Department of Justice said it has repatriated stolen assets to the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic arising from the corruption and theft of government funds by the prior regime of Kurmanbek Bakiyev and his son Maxim Bakiyev.
The training, which was conducted on September 20 and 21, was developed through the U.S. Department of Justice Office of Overseas Prosecutorial Development, Assistance, and Training (OPDAT) together with the Philippine Supreme Court (SC) and the Philippine Judicial Academy (PHILJA).
will be resolved upon further clarity regarding the U.S. Department of Justice's position on seeking a stay or appeal of the merger with Time Warner Inc.
In private practice, Conner represented clients before the Federal Trade Commission, the U.S. Department of Justice and various state attorneys general.
Often, they are at-risk, vulnerable youths with troubled backgrounds who are homeless or drug dependent, according to the U.S. Department of Justice's Anti-Human Trafficking Task Force.
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Embassy in Bishkek confirmed in its statement issued on October 13 that the U.S. Department of Justice has a criminal case against Maxim Bakiev, the son of former President Kurmanbek Bakiev, based on his alleged violation of U.S.
They are: Paul Moore of Bedford, a special justice in what is now the 9th Circuit Court in Milford since 2002; Mark Weaver of Greenland, a special justice in Seabrook since 2005 and an attorney with Ford & Weaver; Lawrence MacLeod of Lebanon, an attorney in Lebanon who has served as a per diem justice since 2002; Jennifer Lemire of Stratham, a marital master in the Manchester court since 2010; Julie Introcaso of Manchester, disciplinary counsel in the New Hampshire Supreme Court's Attorney Discipline Office; and Susan Carbon, former director of the Office on Violence Against Women in the U.S. Department of Justice and a former New Hampshire judge.

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