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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
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
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-
US to fine Japanese air bag maker Takata $14,000 per day for failing to cooperate in probe

...tolerate this."The NHTSA's letter also threatens depositions of Takata employees and court action from the U.S. Justice Department, which already is investigating the company.In a statement, Takata disagreed that it hasn't cooperated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-20/us-fine-japanese-air-bag-m
Duke Energy expects to settle criminal inquiry sparked by ash spill

...a statement, the North Carolina agency said it was not involved in the settlement talks between Duke and the U.S. Justice Department. The federal agreement would not resolve the civil cases between Duke and the state over multiple violations involving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-18/duke-energy-expects-settle
Veto violence in America: Crime and its causes require everyone to act

...and Seed project that was implemented by the U.S. Justice Department prompted a drastic reduction in crime that led...family values and positive life choices.The U.S. Justice Department reports that Chicago saw 435 murders in 2011...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-12-28/veto-violence-am
Direct flight from Augusta to D.C. to resume in the spring

...Georgia Regents University.Because of the merger, the combined airline settled an antitrust lawsuit with the U.S. Justice Department and had to divest dozens of flight slots into Reagan National. Augusta was among the markets that lost service...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-23/direct-flight-augusta-dc-r
Amazon, Hachette end dispute

...crazy campaign which only hurt itself and its authors."Hachette was among five publishers sued in 2012 by the U.S. Justice Department for allegedly fixing e-book prices. The publishers, who had worried that Amazon was charging too little for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-13/amazon-hachette-end-disput
Friends, family of slain Athens suspect vow vengeance

...shooting incident wanted to speak with officers, police said.According to information released Thursday by the U.S. Justice Department, Darden was shot and killed by an ATF agent during a violent struggle.The agent had gone to the location off...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-04/friends-family-slain-a
Nine employees disciplined in academic fraud case at North Carolina

...African and Afro-American Studies (AFAM) department from 1993 to 2011, the report by former high-ranking U.S. Justice Department official Kenneth Wainstein found.Many at the university hoped Wainstein's eight-month investigation would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-10-22/nine-employees-discipline