(WASHINGTON) -- Attorney General Merrick Garland told the Senate Appropriations Committee on Wednesday that he has not seen a more dangerous threat to democracy than the "invasion" of the Capitol on Jan. 6, which he called in written testimony a "heinous attack" and "intolerable... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Attorney General Merrick Garland on Monday announced an investigation into the policing practices of the Louisville Police Department. "The investigation will assess whether LMPD engages in a pattern or practice of using unreasonable force, including with respect to people involved in peaceful, expressive... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Attorney General Merrick Garland announced Wednesday that the Justice Department is launching a "pattern or practice" investigation into the Minneapolis police department. "Today, I am announcing that the Justice Department has opened a civil investigation to determine whether the Minneapolis Police Department engages... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Attorney General Merrick Garland will announce Wednesday that the Justice Department is launching a "pattern or practice" investigation into the Minneapolis police department, looking at whether the department has a pattern or practice of discriminatory policing. Garland is expected to announce the investigation... Read More.
(TULSA, Okla.) —In his first trip as the nation's top law enforcement official, Attorney General Merrick Garland visited the sites of two of the worst domestic terrorist attacks in U.S. history -- an effort he said was intended to highlight what happens when racial... Read More.
(TULSA, Okla.) -- Attorney General Merrick Garland struck a solemn tone in remarks at the Oklahoma City memorial Monday morning as he recognized the lives lost in the bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building 26 years ago, while drawing a parallel to... Read More.
By ALEXANDER MALLIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Newly-confirmed Attorney General Merrick Garland delivered his first virtual address Thursday to the Justice Department's more than 115,000 employees, using his remarks to express solidarity with career officials and what he described as their... Read More.
BY: ALEXANDER MALLIN, LUKE BARR, AND ALLISON PECORIN, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — Merrick Garland, President Joe Biden's nominee for attorney general was confirmed Wednesday by the U.S. Senate. His confirmation comes nearly five years to the day since he was nominated by President Barack... Read More.
By MICHELLE STODDART, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Judge Merrick Garland, President Joe Biden's pick for attorney general, faces his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee.Here is how the hearing is unfolding. All times Eastern: Feb 22, 1:45 pm
By ALEXANDER MALLIN and LUKE BARR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden's nominee for attorney general, Merrick Garland, at his confirmation hearing Monday, told senators his first briefing once he takes office at the Justice Department will be on the... Read More.
By MOLLY NAGLE, ABC News(WILMINGTON, De.) -- In striking language Thursday, President-elect Joe Biden excoriated President Donald Trump for "inciting a mob" to attack the U.S. Capitol, calling it one of "the darkest days in the history of our nation,"... Read More.