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2005-10-31 12:58:54

By James Vicini WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Samuel Alito, a federal appeals court judge chosen by President George W. Bush for the U.S.

2005-09-25 20:44:22

By Enrique Martel SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - Puerto Rican officials on Sunday urged the U.S. Justice Department to investigate the death of the fugitive founder of a violent Puerto Rican independence group who was killed in a gunfight with federal agents.

2005-09-20 11:05:06

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - GlaxoSmithKline has paid more than $150 million to settle government charges that the company fraudulently inflated the price of drugs purchased by federal health-care programs, the U.S. Justice Department said on Tuesday.

2005-08-24 20:34:22

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department told a federal judge on Wednesday that cigarette makers should have to pay the legal costs the government has incurred if it prevails in its long-running racketeering case against them.

2005-08-21 15:30:18

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department on Friday urged against giving antitrust immunity to five members of the SkyTeam airline alliance, saying the carriers had failed to show the benefits would outweigh potential harms. In comments filed with the U.S.

2005-08-20 13:55:08

(In the August 19 Washington story headlined "US Justice Dept against antitrust pass for SkyTeam," please change headline to read ... US Justice Dept against exemption for 5 airlines ... instead of US Justice Dept against antitrust pass for SkyTeam. Also, please read in first paragraph...

2005-08-20 14:03:27

A corrected repeat of the item follows. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department on Friday urged against giving antitrust immunity to five members of the SkyTeam airline alliance, saying the carriers had failed to show the benefits would outweigh potential harms.

2005-08-19 19:43:33

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department on Friday urged against giving antitrust immunity to the SkyTeam airline alliance, saying the carriers had failed to show the benefits would outweigh potential harms. In comments filed with the U.S.

2005-08-04 20:57:52

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Missouri man is the first to be indicted under a new federal law that prohibits people from secretly videotaping movies when they are shown in theaters, the U.S. Justice Department said on Thursday.

2005-07-18 16:55:49

By Peter Kaplan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department on Monday asked the Supreme Court to reinstate a potential $280 billion penalty in the government's racketeering case against cigarette makers.


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Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.