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Private expert disputes authorities' findings that SC teen killed self after police confrontation

...and other possible problems with the investigation have led the Charleston branch of the NAACP to ask the U.S. Justice Department to investigate.Curnell was walking around his apartment complex when Charleston police officer Jamal Medlin stopped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-30/private-expert-disputes-autho
Bank of America settlement likely to benefit few

...270,000 at its peak ? for less than $90,000 in a short sale. A buyer made an offer just days before the Justice Department settlement was announced Thursday.The Bank of America settlement will include the appointment of an independent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-21/bank-america-settlement-li
Choking businesses

...the widening taxpayer-targeting scandal, this Justice Department abomination has an official name ? "Operation...contacted their financial institutions.Internal Justice Department documents show that the program continued even after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-10/choking-businesses
Bank of America reaches $17 billion settlement with U.S. over sale of securities

...Obama two years ago with the Justice Department and other federal and state...to share in the settlement. Justice Department spokeswoman Ellen Canale declined...underlying mortgages.The Justice Department filed a parallel civil action...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-20/bank-america-reaches-17-bi
Bank of America nears $16 billion-$7 billion settlement with US over sale of securities

...the bank would be the largest Justice Department settlement by far arising from...settlement on Wednesday.The Justice Department last year reached a $13 billion...surrounding the deal, urging the Justice Department to make public information...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-06/ap-source-bank-america-nea
Enough is enough

...already in contempt of Congress for withholding documents in the botched Fast and Furious gun operation."Asking the Justice Department to prosecute Lois Lerner for admittedly illegal activity is a joke. The Obama administration will not prosecute the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-22/enough-enough
Dissent isn't treasonous

...administration has used the Internal Revenue Service to target conservative organizations, donors and citizens. The Obama Justice Department ordered criminal investigations of Fox News reporters for doing their jobs during the 2012 election.Obama issued...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-31/dissent-isnt-treasonous
CIA director apologizes for Senate computer searches

...accountability board that will investigate the conduct of the CIA officers and discipline them, if need be.The Justice Department has so far declined to pursue criminal charges against the employees, who searched the computers for information...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-31/cia-director-apologizes-
Regulations destroying small banks

...want to be a customer of the Big City Corporate Tower Bank, which coughs up $400 million every other month to the Justice Department and can be reached only by calling a computer and hitting option 1 a dozen times ? and still you don't speak to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/tim-rausch/2014-07-18/regulations
Officials say voter ID law working well in SC

...for people to vote as opposed to harder," Bursey said.Attorney General Alan Wilson had sued after the U.S. Justice Department blocked the law.The court based its ruling on Wilson's broad interpretation of the "reasonable impediment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-05/officials-say-voter-id-law-wo