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Biden Lawyers Told Justice Dept. They Thought Official Files Went to Think Tank Only

Biden Lawyers Told Justice Dept. They Thought Official Files Went to Think Tank Only

WASHINGTON — President Biden’s lawyers told the Justice Department in November that they had no reason to believe that copies of official records from his vice presidency had ended up anywhere beyond a think tank in Washington, where several classified documents had been found that month, two people familiar with the …

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Washington Adjusts to Altered Landscape After Justice Dept. Installs Special Counsel

Washington Adjusts to Altered Landscape After Justice Dept. Installs Special Counsel

WASHINGTON — Attorney General Merrick B. Garland’s appointment of a special counsel to investigate President Biden’s handling of classified documents drew a mixed reception from Republicans, who had hoped to spearhead the effort themselves. Representative James R. Comer, Republican of Kentucky and chairman of the House Oversight Committee, insisted Thursday …

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Justice Dept. Sues AmerisourceBergen Over Role in Opioid Crisis

Justice Dept. Sues AmerisourceBergen Over Role in Opioid Crisis

The Justice Department filed a lawsuit on Thursday against AmerisourceBergen, one of the country’s largest pharmaceutical distributors, accusing the company of knowingly distributing opioids that were later resold illegally. The suit, filed by the department’s civil division in conjunction with federal prosecutors in New Jersey, Colorado, Pennsylvania and New York, …

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