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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
Girl's death among 500 in one year in community care

...moved from department facilities to community providers such as group homes under a 2010 settlement with the U.S. Justice Department over the conditions in the state hospitals. Christen is one of 62 of those transfers who have subsequently died...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-03-21/girls-death-among-500-one-ye
In first visit to SC as president, Obama tells crowd to honor country's progress via service

...It's very hard to find a well-paying job without some form of higher education."He also discussed the U.S. Justice Department's recent decision not to charge Darren Wilson, the white former Ferguson, Mo., officer who shot Michael...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-03-06/1st-visit-sc-president-obama-tells-
Lawsuit that exposed GM's failure to disclose ignition switch problem settled for second time

...National Highway Traffic Safety Administration fined GM $35 million for failing to disclose the problem, and the U.S. Justice Department is investigating the case for possible criminal charges. GM conducted its own investigation that blamed the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-13/lawsuit-exposed-gms-failur
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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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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Kent: Justice Department may force cities to take race out of politics

...Atlanta must be forced to do just that if the U.S. Justice Department is to uphold the rule of law. Some members of...the ultimate measure of fairness determined by U.S. Justice Department attorneys and the courts will be "one person...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/06/15/op_313355.shtml
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