justice department justice department

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  • (n) 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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  1. Justice Department Probing American Airlines, US Airways Merger

    According to Reuters, the Justice Department is examining whether the two airlines will agree to sell slots to reduce their dominance at Washington's Reagan National Airport.
    on June 28, 2013     Source: News On 6 Tulsa

  2. Source: Justice Department investigates ex-vice chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff

    The former vice chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff is under investigation by the Justice Department regarding material in a book by David Sanger, a correspondent for The New York Times, a source directly familiar with the situation said Thursday.
    on June 28, 2013     Source: CNN

  3. Exclusive: Justice Department probing American, US Airways merger

    By Diane Bartz and Karen Jacobs WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department is taking depositions as part of a probe into a planned merger of American Airlines Inc and US Airways Group Inc that would create the world's largest airline, three sources close to the discussions told Reuters. The sticking point in talks between the Justice Department and the companies is whether the airlines ...
    on June 28, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

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