Wed., December 7, 2011 4:31pm
Southeast Georgia's Camden County is back in a federal seized-assets program, three years after the US Justice Department kicked it out. The program shares assets local officials seize when they bust criminals charged in federal courts. The DOJ stopped sharing money with Camden County three years ago after the former Sheriff improperly spent the funds.
Sat., August 6, 2011 8:13am
Department of Justice officials said Friday Morehouse College in Atlanta has agreed to pay $1.2 million to end a federal investigation into what they describe as the misuse of funds intended to promote scientific study.
Mon., April 4, 2011 10:58am
Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp says the U.S. Department of Justice has approved Georgia's requirement for new voter registration applicants to provide evidence of U.S. citizenship.
Wed., September 29, 2010 3:33pm
The city of Douglasville near Atlanta continues to pursue a ban on pit bulls. That’s because officials say the dogs are dangerous. But they may need to work around a new federal rule.
Thu., September 23, 2010 1:47pm
Dougherty County election officials will decide next week whether to add Saturday voting. U.S. Department of Justice must approve any changes. Voter turnout strong so far.
Thu., July 1, 2010 2:10pm
Negotiations between State of Georgia and U.S. Department of Justice over mental health care have broken down