Attorney General Jeff Sessions addresses the Sergeants Benevolent Association of New York City at an event Friday in Washington, D.C. During his speech, Sessions said federal prosecutors "deserve to be unhandcuffed and not micromanaged from Washington." Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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Rep. Barbara Comstock of Virginia, seen at the Capitol in March, is among the Republicans questioning the timing of FBI Director James Comey's firing. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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A mural dedicated to Freddie Gray was painted near the location where he was arrested in Baltimore, Md. A judge has approved a court-enforceable consent decree to overhaul the city's police department, after an investigation prompted by Gray's death. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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The U.S. Department of Justice filed an appeal to a federal judge's temporary block of the president's second travel ban at the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Preet Bharara, the now former U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, speaks at the Wall Street Journal CEO council annual meeting in Washington on November 15, 2016. Yuri Gripas/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks at his swearing in earlier this month. He said Monday he will focus on issues such as violent crime and police morale. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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DOJ Files Brief In Appeals Court, Defending Trump's Immigration Executive Order

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Acting Attorney General Out After Refusing To Defend Trump Refugee Ban

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Friends of Paul O'Neal attend a vigil to remember him on Aug. 5, 2016, in Chicago. O'Neal, an unarmed 18-year-old man, was shot and fatally wounded the month before when Chicago police officers tried to arrest him for allegedly stealing a car from the suburbs. Joshua Lott/Getty Images hide caption

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FBI Director James Comey, shown here testifying on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, has told friends and employees he had few good choices in the investigation into Clinton's handling of classified information on her private email server. Cliff Owen/AP hide caption

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DOJ Watchdog To Review Pre-Election Conduct Of FBI, Other Justice Officials

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Attorney General Loretta Lynch (right), speaks during a joint news conference to announce the Baltimore Police Department's commitment to a sweeping overhaul of its practices under a court-enforceable agreement with the federal government on Thursday. Patrick Semansky/AP hide caption

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Volkswagen has agreed to plead guilty to three criminal felony counts as part of the settlement announced Wednesday by the Justice Department. Damian Dovarganes/AP hide caption

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Will The Private Prison Business See A Trump Bump?

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