Justice Department Sues North Carolina Over Voter ID Law

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The Justice Department, along with the Department of Education, is trying to stop what experts describe as a "school-to-prison pipeline." J. David Ake/AP hide caption

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Al-Shabab, Once Thought Weakened, Is Still A Threat

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Holder Makes Moral Argument Against Mandatory Sentences

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FBI Director James Comey is pictured earlier this month during his swearing-in ceremony at the Justice Department in Washington, D.C. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Push To End Mandatory Minimums Makes Strange Bedfellows

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Newly minted FBI Director James Comey speaks at a swearing-in ceremony last week at the Justice Department in Washington, D.C. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Tech Visionary Focuses Now On Biological Weapons Threat

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What Should Be On New FBI Director's To-Do List?

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People wait in line outside the Supreme Court in February. In a landmark decision half a century ago, the justices guaranteed a lawyer for criminal defendants who are too poor to afford one. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Justice Department Tackles Quality Of Defense For The Poor

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DOJ Won't Sue To Overturn Recreational Pot Laws

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Sen. Patrick Leahy is calling on the Justice Department to state its position on marijuana's legal status. Here, a man inspects a shirt depicting the U.S. flag made of marijuana symbols, at a medical marijuana show in Los Angeles earlier this year. Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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FBI Director Robert Mueller testifies on Capitol Hill in June. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Outgoing FBI Boss On His Legacy And What Kept Him Up At Night

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