Garland’s statement came before he met with news executives over the seizure of reporters’ records.
Author E. Jean Carroll accused the former president of raping her in a dressing room at the Bergdorf Goodman department store in Manhattan in the mid-1990s. His responses led to a defamation lawsuit.
Advocates of criminal justice reform say Merrick Garland has been too deferential to law enforcement on the appeals court.
The attorney general’s wide-ranging investigation is scrutinizing the Trump Organization’s dealings involving various properties.
Barr had undercut the president’s assertions there was widespread fraud in last month’s election.
The attorney general, long criticized by the left and newly criticized by some on the right, has mulled not staying until the last day of the Trump administration.
The lawsuit names the president and his siblings. It was brought by a group of tenants representing a class of alleged victims.
The Justice Department lawyers objected to the attorney general’s recent move giving prosecutors more leeway to investigate fraud before election results are certified.
The attorney general is apparently undeterred by the president’s recent public attacks on him.
Attorneys for the president’s son insisted he was too busy to comply with a subpoena for a deposition before the November election.
An intelligence bulletin from the Dept. of Homeland Security cites baseless Russian claims about voting fraud that echo those made by President Trump and Attorney General William Barr.
Barr says if U.K. doesn't promptly aid the prosecution, U.S. could send the men to be tried in Iraqi courts.
Justice Department rules say cases should not be intentionally timed to affect an election.
The attorney general will appear before the House Judiciary Committee for the first time since Democrats took control of the House.
Watchdogs for Justice, Homeland Security will investigate and review use of force, protester detentions and agent identification.
The effort, combined with a fiery speech Trump gave, could exacerbate tensions between his administration and Democratic mayors.
Lawyers for the president’s former personal attorney allege in a new court filing that he was sent back to prison as retaliation for his book plans.
In a Washington Post op-ed, Robert Mueller insists Roger Stone earned his conviction and that the investigation of President Trump was handled fairly and properly.
The closed hearing with Geoffrey Berman is part of House Democrats’ examination of Attorney General William Barr and his leadership of the Justice Dept.