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SC State could be plaintiff, defendant in education suit

...required decades ago to dismantle its segregated system of higher education. They argue in court documents that the U.S. Justice Department's Office of Civil Rights determined in 1988 that the state's desegregation complied with federal law.Wilkes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-06-12/sc-state-could-be-plainti
FIFA president Sepp Blatter brushes off calls for resignation

...longer want him anymore and I don't want him anymore either."Blatter has come under increased scrutiny amid a U.S. Justice Department investigation that accused 14 international soccer officials or sports marketing executives of bribery, racketeering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-28/fifa-president-sepp-
Embattled Sepp Blatter wins re-election as FIFA president

...election took place two days after seven soccer officials were arrested in dawn raids at a luxury Zurich hotel. The U.S. Justice Department indicted 14 people on charges of bribery, racketeering, money-laundering and other charges. In a separate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-29/embattled-sepp-blatt
Georgia families risk fines in resupplying medical marijuana

...travel out-of-state to get the oil, and it is unclear whether the federal government will tolerate that.The U.S. Justice Department has said it will not stand in the way of states that want to legalize marijuana as long as there are effective...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-12/georgia-families-risk-fines-resuppl
Black motorist's fatal shooting: Outcry over police tactics

...available for the State Law Enforcement Division.But anger is surfacing as civil rights leaders demand a full U.S. Justice Department investigation of the North Charleston force and its crime-fighting approach.The fatal shooting of Walter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-10/black-motorists-fatal-shooting-outc
Officials reviewing shooting

The U.S. Justice Department is considering pursuing federal charges in the shooting of...Friday morning. Photographs and videotapes were given to the U.S. Justice Department, GBI Agent-in-Charge John Seay confirmed Friday. "We...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/27/met_231921.shtml
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Officials reviewing shooting

The U.S. Justice Department is considering pursuing federal charges in the shooting of...Friday morning. Photographs and videotapes were given to the U.S. Justice Department, GBI Agent-in-Charge John Seay confirmed Friday. "We...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/27/met_231928.shtml
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Governor signs voter ID measure

...identification bill into law Thursday, sending it to the U.S. Justice Department for the second time in two years. Mr. Perdue...every county. The bill needs approval from the U.S. Justice Department before it can take effect. Like other states...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/27/met_49863.shtml
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Legislature rushes to approve new voting districts

...seats when lawmakers first won approval from the U.S. Justice Department for political boundaries in 1992. Since then...awfully difficult to do." Legislative leaders, U.S. Justice Department officials and plaintiff's lawyers began meeting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/03/14/met_205326.shtml
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Department stifles Lost Trust report

...its investigation into a bribery-tainted tax break connected to Operation Lost Trust has been blocked by the U.S. Justice Department, a lawmaker said Tuesday. U.S. District Judge Falcon Hawkins decided Monday the state Senate could publish...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/06/met_227554.shtml
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