Acting Director of the Office on Violence Against Women Bea Hanson Speaks at theDepartment of Justice Sexual Assault Awareness Month Event

Good Afternoon and Welcome. Thank you all for being here to commemorate Sexual Assault Awareness Month. We are honored to have Department of Justice Acting Associate Attorney General Tony West, Office of Violence Against Women (OVW) Associate Director Michelle Brickley, Ms. Indira Henard from the DC Rape Crisis Center and Mr. M.E. Hart from Hart Learning Group with us today.

Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division Thomas E. Perez Speaks at Shelby County, Tenn., Press Conference

We are here to discuss the results of our comprehensive investigation of the Juvenile Court of Memphis and Shelby County.

Attorney General Eric Holder Speaks at theLegal Aid Society of the District of ColumbiaServant of Justice Awards 80th Anniversary Dinner

Thank you, Debby for those kind words – and for the outstanding leadership, and critical partnership, that you provide as President of the Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia.

Alabama Real Estate Investor Agrees to Plead Guilty to Conspiracies to Rig Bids and Commit Mail Fraud for the Purchaseof Real Estate at Public Foreclosure Auctions

WASHINGTON – An Alabama real estate investor has agreed to plead guilty and to serve one year in prison for his role in conspiracies to rig bids and commit mail fraud at public real estate foreclosure auctions in southern Alabama, the Department of Justice announced today.¡ To date, as a result of the ongoing investigation, four individuals and one company have pleaded guilty.

Virginia Man Sentenced for Filing a False Refund Claim Basedon Forms-1099 and for Failing to File Tax Returns

Richard Jaensch, 54, of Annandale, Va., was sentenced today to 36 months in prison by U.S. District Judge Gerald Bruce Lee, the Justice Department and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced. Jaensch had been found guilty on Dec. 7, 2011, by a federal jury sitting in Alexandria, Va., of corruptly endeavoring to impede the IRS, filing a false claim for a refund and four counts of failing to file tax returns for 2004 through 2007.

Federal Jury Finds Ira Isaacs Guilty in Los Angeles Adult Obscenity Case

Ira Isaacs, 60, was found guilty today in U.S. District Court in Los Angeles on one count of engaging in the business of producing and selling obscene videos and four counts of distributing obscene videos, announced Assistant Attorney General Lanny A. Breuer of the Criminal Division, U.S. Attorney André Birotte Jr. of the Central District of California, Assistant Director in Charge Steve Martinez of the FBI’s Los Angeles Field Office, and Los Angeles Police Department Chief Charlie Beck.¡

Federal Officials Close Investigation into the Death of Sergio Hernandez-Guereca

The Justice Department and the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Texas announced today that there is insufficient evidence to pursue federal criminal charges against a

Hong Kong: Food poisoning case related to wild mushrooms

The Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health today (April 28) urged the public not to collect and eat wild mushrooms from parks or the countryside.

Hong Kong: Special traffic arrangements for race meeting in Sha Tin tomorrow

Police advise motorists that special traffic arrangements will be implemented in Sha Tin to facilitate the race meeting tomorrow (April 29).

Hong Kong: Total recall of processed Radix Aconiti Lateralis (with photo)

The Department of Health (DH) today (April 28) instructs a licensed Chinese herbal medicines wholesaler and retailer (CW & CR), Hip Wo Medicine Company Limited, to recall from consumers all batches of its processed Radix Aconiti Lateralis as it has been found contaminated by another Chinese herbal medicine, processed Radix Aconiti, both of which contains aconitum alkaloids.

Hong Kong: SCED continues his visit in Wuhan (with photos)

The Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development, Mr Gregory So, continued his visit in Wuhan today (April 28). Mr So attended the opening ceremonies of "2012 Hubei Wuhan Hong Kong Week cum 2012 Hong Kong Trendy Products Expo, Wuhan", "Creative Hong Kong Exhibition" and "Hong Kong Films Retrospective" to promote the creative products and relevant industries of Hong Kong. He also met leaders of Wuhan.

Hong Kong: Customs swoops on illicit cigarette smuggling syndicate in Western Wholesale Food Market (with photo)

Hong Kong Customs today (April 28) swooped on an illicit cigarette smuggling syndicate in Western Wholesale Food Market.On board a cross-boundary lorry and two local lorries, a total of 387 boxes containing 3 million sticks of duty-not-paid cigarettes were found.The total value is about $7.5 million with a duty potential of $5.1 million.In the operation, three Hong Kong men (aged 22 to 42) were arrested, and three lorries were seized.

Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Announces Continued Investigation of Dreams, Inc.

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GE Introduces New Railway Signaling Solution Tempo ETCS at UIC ERTMS World Conference 2012

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Intertek to Host International Small Wind Association of Testers (SWAT) 2012 Conference

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USA Swimming Partners with Social Intelligence Corp.

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HSBC USA Inc. Declares Dividends for Holders of Preferred Stock

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