Attorney General of the United States


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  • noun

Synonyms for Attorney General of the United States

the position of the head of the Justice Department and the chief law enforcement officer of the United States

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The thing that stood out in his office was a giant nameplate affair of wood and brass, triangular in cross-section, which, instead of having his title and name, said REFLECHISSEZ--a most curious object which I like to think has since occupied the desk of an attorney general of the United States.
Debarring officials may now debar a contractor based on a determination by the Secretary of Homeland Security or the Attorney General of the United States.
It will be sent to the attorney general of the United States.
The attorney general of the United States moves to punish people on the basis of secret evidence, the Kafkaesque hallmark of tyranny.
Reno was the first woman Attorney General of the United States of America.
The new Attorney General of the United States and last year's Democratic candidate for Vice President have joined the speaker line-up for the 2001 Congressional City Conference.
Battered but unbowed, pro-life former Senator John Aschroft is now the Attorney General of the United States.
And then that brother, the attorney general of the United States, learns from the director of the FBI (the one man he most fears) that his brother, the president, was consorting with a woman tied to those very same criminals.
Secretary of the Treasury, and Janet Reno, the Attorney General of the United States, in connection with an order of the United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico concerning the release of tax return information to an unrelated taxpayer (Copies of the letters were provided to the Commissioner of Internal Revenue, the Chief Counsel, and the Solicitor General.
The action was filed on February 14, 1997, by Margaret Peebler and Tim Nay, the first President of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, against Janet Reno, Attorney General of the United States.
On February 12, 1996, the Attorney General of the United States issued a directive that urged all federal prosecutors and agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), and Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS) to reinvigorate their efforts in using asset forfeiture as a law enforcement tool.
I was proud when a woman became Attorney General of the United States.
Connecticut, argued by Sidley partner and former Acting Attorney General of the United States, Peter Keisler, as one of the most important global warming cases to date.
82nd Attorney General of the United States, will address Securing Sport 2015 as a keynote speaker.
The same kid who got stopped on the New Jersey freeway is now the attorney general of the United States,'' he added.
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