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Andrew Brown’s Family Says Justice Department Should Intervene In Police Shooting Case

Lawyers representing the family blasted a D.A.’s decision.

AG Merrick Garland Proposes DOJ Budget Increase To Improve Civil Rights Enforcement

The budget seeks to provide more protections.

Justice Department To Investigate Louisville Metro Police For Discrimination And More

Constitutional and federal violations will be a focus.

Biden-Harris Administration Rolling Out Plan To Address Racial Equity

The president wants agencies to look internally at racism.

U.S. Marshal Says It Was 'Premature' To Call Casey Goodson Jr. Shooting ‘Justified'

Columbus Mayor Ginther blasted the statement.

Casey Goodson Jr.: Justice Dept. Joins Columbus Police Probe Of Black Man Fatally Shot By Sheriff’s Deputy

An autopsy reveals his death was a homicide.

White Man Charged With Federal Hate Crime After Racist Attack On Teens, DOJ Says

Lee James Mouat faces federal and state charges.

Justice Department Finds Yale Discriminates Against White and Asian Students In Admissions

The school blasted the result of the department’s probe.

Justice Department Probes Baltimore Police-Custody Death

Freddie Gray's civil rights may have been violated.

Officials: US Report Finds Racial Bias in Ferguson Police

Report says that police use excessive force against Blacks.