U.S. Department of Justice

Kyle Rittenhouse thegrio.com
Sophia A. Nelson unpacks what the legal codes say in terms of federal prosecutors holding Rittenhouse accountable after contentious verdict.
/ November 20, 2021
The Biden administration on Thursday sued Texas over new election laws that outlasted a summer of dramatic protests by Democrats.
/ November 4, 2021
The DOJ sued Texas over a new state law that bans most abortions, arguing it was enacted “in open defiance of the Constitution.”
/ September 9, 2021
Tulsa Commemorates 100th Anniversary Of Tulsa Race Massacre
Tulsa residents want the Department of Justice’s help in locating mass grave sites of victims of the 1921 Tulsa Massacre.
/ August 20, 2021
The DOJ’s lawsuit against Georgia says a lot about the Biden administration’s commitment to protecting the Black vote.
/ June 27, 2021
Derek Chauvin George Floyd thegrio.com
A federal grand jury has been empaneled to consider charges against former officer Derek Chauvin, who kneeled on George Floyd’s neck.
/ February 24, 2021
The Department of Justice announced that Adam Turner and John Subleski had been arrested in connection with riots in Louisville on Jan. 6.
/ February 12, 2021