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Garland defends Justice Department backing Trump-era decisions

Attorney General Merrick Garland on Wednesday dismissed criticism of his agency's handling of court cases involving former President Trump, saying that instances where he sided with the previous administration's legal arguments were part of his "a
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3 days ago|Washington, United States

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Joe Biden White House Says It Wasn’t Informed About Justice Department Move That Could Lead To Dismissal Of Defamation Case Against Donald Trump

UPDATED, with letter from House Democrats: White House spokeswoman Jen Psaki said that they were not made aware of the Justice Department’s move to substitute itself in a case defending Donald Trump in a defamation lawsuit. “The president strongly believes in the independence of the Department of Justice,” Psaki said. “We were not consulted. The […]

4 days ago|Los Angeles, United States
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OnPolitics: The Justice Department defends Trump

The Justice Department defends former President Donald Trump in a lawsuit.

4 days ago|United States
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Biden's attorney general defends controversial Justice Department arguments related to Trump

"The job of the Justice Department in making decisions of law is not to back any administration, previous or present," Garland testified in a Senate hearing.

3 days ago|Atlanta, United States
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AG Garland defends DOJ decision to continue to back Trump in E. Jean Carroll defamation case

3 days ago|United States
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Garland defends Justice Dept. moves upholding Trump-era positions.

“The job of the Justice Department in making decisions of law is not to back any administration, previous or present,” Mr. Garland said.

3 days ago|New York, United States
The Washington Post
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Garland defends recent Justice Department moves to back Trump-era legal positions

The attorney general said upholding the law sometimes means taking positions with which officials might personally disagree.

3 days ago|Washington, United States
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Garland defends Justice Department backing Trump-era decisions

Attorney General Merrick Garland on Wednesday dismissed criticism of his agency's handling of court cases involving former President Trump, saying that instances where he sided with the previous administration's legal arguments were part of his "a

3 days ago|Washington, United States
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Garland defends DOJ move to represent Trump in defamation case

Writer E Jean Carroll had accused Trump of sexual assault and sued him for defamation when he disparaged her claim.

3 days ago|Qatar
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Biden's attorney general defends controversial Justice Department arguments related to Trump

Attorney General Merrick Garland on Wednesday defended a series of controversial arguments made by the Justice Department in recent weeks that endorsed legal positions held by former President Donald Trump and the previous administration.Garland was pressed to explain those moves while testifying before several Senate subcommittees. Specifically, he was asked about the department’s support for arguments related to an assault allegation against t…

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Garland Defends Decision to Represent Trump in Defamation Case

(Bloomberg) -- Attorney General Merrick Garland defended controversial positions the Justice Department has taken under his leadership, including a move to represent former President Donald Trump in a defamation lawsuit brought by a woman who accused him of raping her.Continue Reading. Read more on Politics by BloombergQuint.

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19 of these news sources are bias rated
11 lean LEFT
L 58%
C 31%
11%
CNN
RollingStone
Daily Kos
Vanity Fair
Politicus USA
Yahoo News
abc News
New York Times
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Bloomberg
Politico
USA Today
The Hill
Al Jazeera
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