The schizophrenia drug Risperdal was at the heart of government investigations into improper marketing that stretched back more than a decade. JB Reed/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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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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Despite a Supreme Court ruling that gutted a key part of the Voting Rights Act, Attorney General Eric Holder wants a court to use another section of the 1965 law to require Texas to get the federal government's approval before changing its voting laws. Matt Rourke/AP hide caption

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The seal of the Central Intelligence Agency. The case that prosecutors want journalist James Risen to testify in involves an alleged leak of information by a former CIA agent. Greg E. Mathieson Sr. /MAI/Landov hide caption

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Dirty Spuds? Alleged Potato Cartel Accused Of Price Fixing
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In a lawsuit filed against Lance Armstrong on Tuesday, the Justice Department said the disgraced Tour de France winner "unjustly enriched" himself through his contract with the U.S. Postal Service. Reed Saxon/AP hide caption

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