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Arizona Sheriff Sued By Federal Government for Refusing Document Access

The Justice Department has filed suit against an Arizona sheriff for his failure to turn over documents as part of a civil rights investigation involving the sheriff’s actions. Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio is known for being tough on crime, but…

Will New York’s Governor Face Perjury Charges?

New York Governor David A. Paterson, who allegedly lied to ethics investigators last year, may now face criminal perjury charges for his actions. Last year, an inquiry started when it was alleged the Governor had accepted five free tickets to…

Investigation Reveals Potential Illegal Act Prior to Mine Disaster

An investigation by NPR has discovered an illegal act that occurred at the mine months before the catastrophic explosion that killed 29 miners in May. The investigation revealed that on February 13, 2010, an electrician disabled a methane gas monitor…

Who Watches the CIA? Agency Has Been Operating Without Inspector General for 14 Months.

The CIA has been operating without an inspector general for over a year, and the Senators are growing concerned. An inspector general is an internal watchdog position, in charge of investigating fraud, corruption, and other internal affairs. For the CIA,…

Suspected Terrorists Arrested Before Leaving US

The Justice Department has arrested two men who were planning on traveling to Somalia to join a group affiliated with Al-Qaida. The men were allegedly planning on training overseas, and then carrying out acts of terrorism. The two men were…

Will Criminal Charges Be Filed in the West Virginia Mine Disaster?

The FBI has begun a criminal investigation into the West Virginia mine disaster that killed 29 miners on April 9. The FBI’s scope appears to be quite broad, ranging from possible criminal negligence on Massey Energy’s behalf, and possibly bribery…

US Claims Al Qaeda Ordered Failed Subway Attack in 2008

A federal prosecutor revealed more details about a planned attack on the New York City subway system from 2008. Three men from Queens, one of New York’s burroughs, are charged with planning the attack. The prosecution has now revealed that…

Senate Subpoenas Documents From Obama Administration

The Senate Homeland Security and Homeland Affairs Committee has subpoena the Obama administration for documents related to last years Fort Hood shooting. The shooting occurred last year at an army base, when an army psychiatrist shot and killed thirteen people.…