Justice Department

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Justice Department the United States federal department responsible for enforcing federal laws (including the enforcement of all civil rights legislation); created in 1870
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Usage

In literature:

In the Department of Justice: Pardon clerk and two law clerks.
"A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents" by Grover Cleveland
CHARLES DEVENS, Attorney-General, Department of Justice.
"Bay State Monthly, Volume I, No. 2, February, 1884" by Various
Meanwhile, up in his laboratory in the house, Locke and four men from the Department of Justice had been waiting.
"The Master Mystery" by Arthur B. Reeve and John W. Grey
A committee attached to the Department of Justice is drawing up a list of these horrors with scrupulous impartiality.
"New York Times Current History: The European War from the Beginning to March 1915, Vol 1, No. 2" by Various
Even the semblance of truth and justice and honor had departed from the one; and unspeakable corruption had crept into the other.
"A Short History of France" by Mary Platt Parmele
It is wonderful how she is able to conduct her department of justice even as she does.
"Roumania Past and Present" by James Samuelson
The alien editors of most of these papers were taken by the Department of Justice agents in the raids.
"The Red Conspiracy" by Joseph J. Mereto
During the year assistance has been given to the Department of Justice in book and periodical selection.
"Report of the National Library Service for the Year Ended 31 March 1958" by G. T. Alley and National Library Service (New Zealand)
Justice, Department of, 497, 505, 610.
"Integration of the Armed Forces, 1940-1965" by Morris J. MacGregor Jr.
He was taken to a room in the sprawling Department of Justice.
"The Status Civilization" by Robert Sheckley
Justice and brotherly love departed with the Victorian era.
"The Stretton Street Affair" by William Le Queux
Look at the Justice Department.
"Occasion for Disaster" by Gordon Randall Garrett
But justice to your departed mother requires the sacrifice, and it shall be made.
"Cora and The Doctor" by Harriette Newell Baker
Mr. Fournier to the Department of Justice.
"The Canadian Portrait Gallery - Volume 3 (of 4)" by John Charles Dent
By petition to the Department of Justice of the Imperial Senate a Finn can obtain, for sufficient cause, a divorce on other grounds.
"Marriage and Divorce Laws of the World" by Hyacinthe Ringrose
But of course such details are irrelevant to the Department of Justice and the newspapers.
"The Great Steel Strike and its Lessons" by William Z. Foster
The Department of Justice sent for me.
"The Slayer Of souls" by Robert Chambers
Mr. Fournier to the Department of Justice.
"The Canadian Portrait Gallery Volume 3" by John Charles Dent
Justice, Department of, 338-339.
"Government in the United States" by James Wilford Garner
The Department of Justice, in spite of its methods, did not succeed.
"The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 8 (of 12) Dresden Edition--Interviews" by Robert G. Ingersoll
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In poetry:

Tho' I've transgress'd the rules prescrib'd
And dar'd the justice I adore,
Yet let thy smiling mercy say,
Depart in peace, and sin no more.
"Refining Fuller, Make Me Clean" by Augustus Montague Toplady

In news:

Photos of Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis, 21, a Bangladeshi national living in Queens, and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York building in Manhattan, which Justice Department officials say was the target of Nafis' alleged bomb plot.
Just hours after the Justice Department shut down the file-sharing website megaupload.com and charged several of its executives with online piracy Thursday, a group of hackers retaliated by taking down the DOJ website.
After more than three years, the most talked-about coverup at the Justice Department has come to an end.
The Justice Department is working on a secure way to allow police in different jurisdictions to share information.
South Carolina prison officials say they have no plans to stop segregating HIV-positive inmates despite the threat of a lawsuit by the US Justice Department.
The Justice Department has announced a $3 billion settlement against GlaxoSmithKline for improper marketing prescription drugs in the late 1990s to the mid-2000s.
No justice in Justice Department's stance against online poker.
Silverman cites time conflict with job at justice department.
The US Justice Department has intervened in a lawsuit that claims the Houston-based stevedore , Jacintoport International LLC, a division of Seaboard Corp.
Racy, vulgar texts hurt Justice Department's largest sting operation targeting foreign bribery.
The Justice Department filed suit today to oust the senior leadership of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters , charging that the union had made a "devil's pact" with organized crime.
Justice Department Intervenes In Hanford Timesheet Fraud Case.
AT&T Inc and the Justice Department agreed Dec 12, 2011, to put more.
Justice Department, FBI, school police investigating threats that begin on February 13.
US Justice Department to review BART shooting.
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