As Bharara questions DC integrity, U.S. Attorney's Office undermines FOIA by withholding records of Bharara's speeches

As Bharara questions DC integrity, U.S. Attorney's Office undermines FOIA by withholding records of Bharara's speeches

Former U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara has publicly questioned the integrity of the President Donald Trump and senior U.S. Department of Justice officials, even as the U.S. Department of Justice appears to be violating the Freedom of Information Act in order to keep secret records of former U.S. Attorney Bharara's speeches.

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Robert Capers faces replacement gossip amid word White House dictated orders on Muslim travel ban

Robert Capers faces replacement gossip amid word White House dictated orders on Muslim travel ban

One day after names of candidates were floated to potentially replace U.S. Attorney Robert Capers, a news report highlighted White House efforts to dictate legal strategy to U.S. Attorney Capers in the first contentious Court case involving President Donald Trump's Muslim travel ban.

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Brooklyn Federal Judge orders stay, partially blocks Trump's Executive Order on Muslim travel ban

Brooklyn Federal Judge orders stay, partially blocks Trump's Executive Order on Muslim travel ban

U.S. District Court Judge Ann Donnolly issued an order Saturday evening, ordering a stay that partially prevented implementation of President Donald Trump's Executive Order that had instituted travel restrictions on individuals entering the U.S. from seven Muslim-majority nations.

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Federal prosecutors in Brooklyn may be called upon to defend Trump's Executive Order on Muslim travel ban

Federal prosecutors in Brooklyn may be called upon to defend Trump's Executive Order on Muslim travel ban

If U.S. Reps. Nydia Velázquez (D-Brooklyn) and Jerrold Nadler (D-Manhattan) and others are unable to negotiate the release of individuals detained at JFK Airport under President Donald Trump's anti-immigration Executive Order, then resolution may need to be reached in U.S. District Court in Brooklyn.

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Once the target of DOJ investigations, Point72 hedge fund manager now helping to shape Trump's DOJ : report

Once the target of DOJ investigations, Point72 hedge fund manager now helping to shape Trump's DOJ : report

Keven O'Connor, the general counsel for the hedge fund management company owned by Steven A. Cohen, the chief nemesis of U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, is reportedly picking appointments that President-elect Donald Trump's transition team will recommend for the U.S. Department of Justice.

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