Posts Tagged ‘sessions’

Sessions, in Last-Minute Act, Sharply Limits Use of Consent Decrees to Curb Police Abuses

WASHINGTON — Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions has drastically limited the ability of federal law enforcement officials to use court-enforced agreements to overhaul local police departments accused of abuses and civil rights violations, the Justice Department announced on Thursday. In a major last-minute act, Mr. Sessions signed a memorandum on Wednesday before President Trump fired […]

Ron Paul: Will Congress side with Jeff Sessions or with the people and the Constitution

Ron Paul: Will Congress side with Jeff Sessions or with the people and the Constitution By jm_adminhttp://www.campaignforliberty.org/ron-paul-will-congress-side-jeff-sessions-people-constitutionCongress is still negotiating the final Omnibus spending deal. As of this writing, there is still an effort to add new gun control in the form of fixing the national instant background check system. Another issue that still needs […]

Jeff Sessions Marijuana Rolling Papers Are A Thing

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Jeff Sessions Launches DoJ Probe Into FBI ‘Secret Society’

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has vowed to drain the “secret society” swamp operating within the FBI and find the “missing” Peter Strzok/Lisa Page text messages.  As the Deep State freaks out that it cannot control public demands to #ReleaseTheMemo, multiple fronts are opening up, as the scale of the criminal conspiracy against President Trump continues […]

Marijuana Adviser To Sessions Wants To Drug Test Everyone

“We want [drug screens] to be routine in all medicine…” It’s bad enough in 2018 that the war on drugs still exists in the deluded minds of government higher-ups, just as some states begin to legalize recreational marijuana. And just as they do, Attorney General Jeff Sessions dropped the bomb that the Federal Government ended its leniency toward […]

Hypocrisy: Trump Signs Veterans’ Mental Health Bill as Jeff Sessions Declares War on Their Medicine

January 14, 2018 By Jack Burns President Trump signed an executive order that was presented as an effort to improve veterans’ mental health treatment, just days after reports claimed that Attorney General Jeff Sessions plans to wage war on their medicine by rescinding a policy that keeps federal prosecutors from aggressively enforcing federal […]

Movement Against Sessions On Marijuana Growing

Movement Against Sessions On Marijuana Growing There is still no one in Congress who has come out in support of Attorney General Jeff Sessions backward steps on marijuana in either chamber of Congress. He stands alone. In addition, support for positive congressional action is growing but it remains to be seen what US Attorneys will […]

Attorney General Jeff Sessions Attacks Legalized Marijuana, Jeopardizes Multi-Billion Dollar Industry

January 9th, 2018 By Carolanne Wright Contributing writer for Wake Up World Attorney General Jeff Sessions has begun the new year with an assault against state legalized cannabis, claiming it violates federal law and revoking an Obama-era memo that instructed state prosecutors to focus on illicit activity which specifically causes harm — like selling drugs to minors […]

Sessions Wages War on Natural Weed, As He Grants Maker of Fentanyl a Monopoly on Synthetic THC

Renegade Editor’s Note: Regardless of what you think about cannabis and its legalization, this move should be infuriating to any sane person. By Matt Agorist Instead of going after criminals in the government or making an attempt to thwart corruption, Attorney General Jeff Sessions made his mission clear this week—he intends to crucify those who dare […]

AG Jeff Sessions declared open season on states where pot is legal, but here’s why his policy change WON’T MATTER

(Natural News) Last week Attorney General Jeff Sessions set off a firestorm when he announced he was reversing an Obama-era policy that instructed federal prosecutors not to target states and individuals where recreational marijuana had been approved by voters. The decision led Natural News founder Mike Adams, the Health Ranger, to rightfully call on Sessions […]

Cannabis Is Not Heroin Bernie Sanders Tells Jeff Sessions

U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders has slammed Attorney General Jeff Sessions over his decision to “re-criminalized” cannabis nationwide, regardless of state-based legalization for its medical and recreational use. Sessions, a longtime opponent of marijuana will allow the nation’s top federal prosecutors to decide how to handle marijuana cases in states where the drug has already been […]

Ron Paul calls on Jeff Sessions to resign over marijuana decision

Former Rep. Ron Paul hit out at Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Saturday over his decision to roll back an Obama-era policy that led to a hands-off approach when dealing with marijuana in states where it has been legalized, and called for Sessions to resign. The new policy allows federal prosecutors […]

Attorney General Jeff Sessions Coming for Nation’s Legalized Pot

On the heels of a California law legalizing recreational marijuana use, which took effect Monday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions is planning to rescind the federal policy that has enabled Americans to grow, sell, and use cannabis in places where it has been legalized, without federal intervention, the Associated Press reported Thursday. “The move will leave it to U.S. […]

Jeff Sessions re-criminalizes cannabis nationwide… the full TYRANNY of Washington D.C. lunatics is now on display

(Natural News) By now, you’ve probably heard that U.S. DOJ head Jeff Sessions just “re-criminalized” all cannabis nationwide, regardless of state-based legalization of cannabis for medical and recreational use. “The Justice Department chief effectively withdrew federal guidelines that helped limit prosecutions of businesses and individuals who sold pot in a legal manner under state law […]

Natural News calls for Jeff Sessions to resign after the U.S. Attorney General declares war on legalized cannabis

(Natural News) With so much lawbreaking by Hillary Clinton and members of former President Obama’s inner circle that has severely harmed U.S. national security, while at the same time destroying the public’s trust in our justice system, you’d think that Attorney General Jeff Sessions would have more than enough of a caseload to keep him […]

War on the Poor: Jeff Sessions Rescinds Legal Doc That Ended Debtors’ Prisons

By Rachel Blevins In addition to his “War on Cannabis,” Attorney General Jeff Sessions recently revealed that he is also in favor of a “War on Poverty,” when he rescinded a legal guidance document that was meant to end illegal debtors’ prisons. While debtors’ prisons are labeled as institutions to keep people from […]

AG Sessions should ‘step up and fire Robert Mueller’; Rep. Gaetz repeats

     Rep. Matt Gaetz has repeated his call for Special Counsel Robert Mueller to be removed and for Attorney General Jeff Sessions to get involved in the Russia investigation. Speaking to Ed Henry on “Fox News @ Night” Tuesday, the first-term Florida Republican said Sessions is a “spectator” at this point after recusing himself from […]

Killer Cop Uses Jeff Sessions’ Memory Lapses as Defense

When Attorney General Jeff Sessions changed his account of what he knew about the Trump campaign’s interactions with Russia earlier this month, he stressed that he had “always told the truth” as he remembered it at the time. “I’ve answered every question to the best of my recollection,” he testified in a closely-watched congressional hearing […]

FLASHBACK: Jeff Sessions testifies before House Judiciary Committee

     Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) famously brought a chart to Attorney General Jeff Sessions’s testimony before the House Judiciary Committee this week. After listening to the attorney general for five hours, I made one of my own; more on that below. Reporters and casual viewers alike had been waiting with bated breath for the hearing’s […]

12-year old epileptic girl sues Sessions to legalize medical marijuana nationwide

     A 12-year-old girl suffering from epilepsy is suing Attorney General Jeff Sessions in order to legalize marijuana for medicinal purposes on a federal level. A motion by the US government to dismiss her case has been denied. Alexis Bortell, 12, was joined by four other plaintiffs in her lawsuit, filed in US District Court […]

Sessions Reacts To NY Terror Attack, Calls For More Spying And War Court

At odds with President Donald Trump’s concession that the accused perpetrator of New York City’s deadly truck attack will not be tried at Guantanamo Bay, Attorney General Jeff Sessions boasted Thursday that the creaky war court remains open for business. “Terrorists should know: this administration will use all lawful tools at our disposal, including prosecution […]

Donald Trump Challenges Jeff Sessions: ‘Where Is Our Justice Department’ on Hillary Clinton?

President Donald Trump signaled frustration with the Justice Department’s falure to respond to the ongoing scandals involving the Clinton family, the DNC, the FBI, and the “phony” Russian sourced dossier. “A lot of people are disappointed in the Justice Department, including me,” Trump told reporters at the White House on Friday morning before leaving for […]

AG Sessions calls for permanent renewal of ‘domestic spying program’

Speaking to law enforcement officials and attorneys at the Southern District US Attorney’s office in lower Manhattan on Thursday, Sessions outlined a three-pronged security strategy, including President Donald Trump’s embattled travel ban, securing government access to electronic devices, and surveillance of non US citizens overseas, calling it “not a political matter, but a safety […]

AG Jeff Sessions Accused Of Covering-Up Clinton-Uranium Scandal

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has been accused of covering up the crimes of Bill and Hillary Clinton by refusing to lift a gag order on a key witness to the Uranium One scandal. Speaking to Fox Business News’ Lou Dobbs, Lt. Col. Tony Shaffer claims that Sessions is blocking a Clinton-Russia informant from coming forward. Here […]

Insider: AG Jeff Sessions Refuses To Prosecute ‘Guilty As Hell’ Clinton

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has point blank refused to prosecute Hillary Clinton for her crimes, despite pleas by Congress to do so.  On Saturday night, Jason Chaffetz, former Chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, explained to Judge Janine why Obama and Clinton appear to remain untouchable: Judge Janine: I want to know one […]

Attorney General Sessions Seeks Permanent Reauthorization Of Spying Powers

The U.S. attorney general and the director of national intelligence on Monday urged Congress to permanently reauthorize Title VII of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act before it expires, preserving intelligence agencies’ authority to collect information on foreigners outside the United States. The letter from Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats urged the […]

Dr. Duke & Atty Advo Cheer Sessions Expose of the “Dream Act” NIGHTMARE! & Why it is Racist Replacement of White People!

Download Today Dr. Duke talked about Obama’s unconstitutional executive order known as DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals), which set as official government policy the contents of the DREAM act, which Congress never passed. The aim of the policy is to provide children brought illegally to the U.S. by illegal alien parents with American Citizenship, […]

It’s Official: Sessions Announces End of DACA

Editor’s Note: While this is certainly a good development, Congress still has a six-month window to screw everything up. The DACA saga, I’m afraid, is far from over. Attorney General Jeff Sessions made the rumored end of Obama’s DACA amnesty program official Tuesday. Addressing reporters at the Department of Justice, Sessions, who made resistance to […]

Jeff Sessions Endorses Theft

Jeff Sessions Endorses Theft By rp_adminhttp://www.campaignforliberty.org/jeff-sessions-endorses-theftAttorney General Jeff Sessions recently ordered the Justice Department to increase the use of civil asset forfeiture, thus once again endorsing an unconstitutional, authoritarian, and increasingly unpopular policy. Civil asset forfeiture, which should be called civil asset theft, is the practice of seizing property believed to be involved in a […]

As Sessions Promises Drug War Escalation, Listen To Drug War Prisoners

Above Photo: Shutterstock Attorney General Jeff Sessions recently announced a return to a pre-Obama policy of seeking maximum penalties for all drug crimes, including low-level, nonviolent offenses. Criticism from politicians, criminologists, lawyers and others was swift and unambiguous. Based on a discredited belief in a zero-sum relationship between crime and incarceration rates, the thinking behind this policy was called […]

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