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  • US can file classified statement in Jonathan Pollard case, federal judge rules

    June 7, 2016 | 11:23 am

    The U.S. government can file a classified statement to the court in the case of Jonathan Pollard’s strict parole limitations, a federal judge has ruled.

    Pollard’s attorneys, who are trying to have the limitations eased, would not be permitted to see the “ex-parte” court...

  • What happened to Obama?

    By David Suissa

    May 20, 2013 | 3:05 pm

    You know things are getting rough for President Barack Obama when even The New Yorker, that bastion of liberal thought, starts ridiculing him. Reacting to how the president is distancing himself from his administration’s three emerging scandals — the mishandling of the embassy...

  • Religious groups urge understanding following Sikh Temple shooting

    August 6, 2012 | 1:05 pm

    Religious groups are calling for tolerance after six people were killed in a shooting attack at the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin.

    The Foundation for Ethnic Understanding, the Jewish Council for Public Affairs, the Jewish Theological Seminary, Rabbis for Human Rights-North America, the...

  • Dept. of Justice response on prosecuting Palestinian killers unsatisfying for lawmakers

    April 18, 2012 | 10:00 am

    U.S. House lawmakers want more answers after the Department of Justice reiterated the obstacles it says stand in the way of prosecuting alleged Palestinian terrorists who killed Americans.

    Assistant Attorney General Ronald Welch in his April 5 letter was responding to a March 1...

  • Justice Dept. board upholds deportation of accused Nazi

    September 21, 2011 | 12:06 pm

    The deportation order for an accused Nazi from the Detroit area was upheld.

    The U.S. Justice Department’s Board of Immigration Appeals on Tuesday upheld a Detroit immigration judge’s Jan. 31 decision that John (Ivan) Kalymon, 90, should be removed from the United States due to his...

  • U.S. Opposes Court Reparations Rulings

    By David A. Lash

    January 30, 2003 | 7:00 pm

    Last week, the U.S. Department of Justice took a stand against the best interests of the most aged, infirm and vulnerable of Holocaust survivors.

    Seemingly without shame, the federal government filed briefs arguing that significant court victories for long-forgotten survivors...