Progress Queens replied to the DOJ's redaction and withholding of FOIA records of Preet Bharara's speeches

Progress Queens replied to the DOJ's redaction and withholding of FOIA records of Preet Bharara's speeches

The U.S. Department of Justice has yet to answer an effort made by Progress Queens to settle remaining issues in litigation, seeking the release records duly requested under the Freedom of Information Act about the speeches of former U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara.

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In wake of public housing and drinking water tragedies elsewhere, prosecutors remain mum about NYCHA investigation

In wake of public housing and drinking water tragedies elsewhere, prosecutors remain mum about NYCHA investigation

As repercussions over the water crisis in Flint, Michigan, lead to criminal charges against public officials and as a deadly fire in a public housing apartment building in London leads to calls for a criminal investigation, Federal prosecutors in New York remain mum about the reported investigation into dangerous living conditions at NYCHA.

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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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Despite high number of Federal prosecutions of Queens officials, political influence over Courts remains unmoved

Despite high number of Federal prosecutions of Queens officials, political influence over Courts remains unmoved

Queens County was tied for second-highest in the number of public corruption prosecutions brought by Manhattan Federal prosecutors during the term of former U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara. That scrutiny changed nothing about allegations of the political influence of the courts.

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