FBI Pick Rekindles Debate On Post-9/11 Security Measures

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Why Shield Laws Don't Always Help Media's Position

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Obama Expected To Select Next FBI Director

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Former Deputy Attorney General James B. Comey waits to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee in Washington on May 15, 2007. NPR has learned that Comey is in line to become President Obama's choice as the next FBI director. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Former Justice Official In Line To Be Named FBI Chief

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Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, has proposed cutting three seats from a key D.C. appeals court. Cliff Owen/AP hide caption

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Senators Tussle Over Proposal To 'Unpack' Key D.C. Court

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Obama Pledges To Be More Transparent About Drone Program

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Nearly 30 years ago, Congress gave terminally ill inmates and prisoners with extraordinary family circumstances an early way out, known as compassionate release. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Sick Inmates Dying Behind Bars Despite Release Program

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David Rainey, a former BP vice president during the Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion, leaves federal court after being arraigned on obstruction of a federal investigation in New Orleans on Nov. 28, 2012. A federal judge Monday dismissed the charge that Rainey obstructed a congressional investigation into the 2010 spill. Matthew Hinton/AP hide caption

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DOJ Report Details Lapses In Witness Protection Program

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Holder Questioned Over Justice Department's IRS Investigation

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Holder Called To Capitol Hill To Testify On Controversies

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Justice Department Under Fire For IRS Audits, AP Phone Logs

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Justice Department Secretly Obtains AP Phone Records

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