attorney general

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the chief law officer of a country or state

the person who holds the position of secretary of the Justice Department

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

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President, at the outset, I had already warned about the inherent impropriety of the Secretary of Justice filing a case against me (or conniving with individuals to file cases against me), where investigation will be conducted by the prosecutor's office, which is under the supervision and control of the DOJ.
The island's secretary of justice declared the transaction illegal; contrary to the best interests of consumers, business owners and distributors; and "no good for Puerto Rico.
The 23 chapters report on the visits of the delegation to a range of agencies, officials and legal entities, including the China Ministry of Finance, The Secretary of Justice, The People University's Law School, the Law Society of Hong Kong and the Chief Justice.
Hong Kong Secretary for Security Regina Ip and Philippine Secretary of Justice Hernando B.
gen Chumsak Pruksapong, as well as Khun Manit Suthaporn, Thai deputy permanent secretary of justice.
In November 2017, Secretary of Justice Vitaliano Aguirre II bared that one of the whistleblowers alleged that two of Aquino's most trusted men - former Public Works Secretary Rogelio 'Babes' Singson and former Budget Secretary Florencio 'Butch' Abad - were involved in the scheme that supposedly started during the latter part of the Arroyo administration in 2009.
The government has announced the appointment of Teresa Cheng Yeuk-wah has as the Secretary of Justice.
23 (SUNA) - The Political Secretary of Justice and Equality Movement (JEM), Nahar Osman Nahar , led by Bakheit Dabajo is currently preparing to review with the National Congress , and the government, in general, to complete the implementation of the Doha Peace Document Protocol and other related files .
10071 or the Prosecution Service Act of 2010, Prosecutors I to Prosecutors V shall be appointed by the President of the Philippines upon the recommendation of the Secretary of Justice.
Leila de Lima is detained on drug charges, including allegations that she presided over the illegal drug trade inside the New Bilibid Prison (NBP) during her term as secretary of justice.
Tan added that the Secretary of Justice and the Korean embassy have been informed of Cho's disappearance.
Khartoum, June 8(SUNA)-The Political Secretary of Justice and Equality Party, Nahar Osman Nahar welcomed formation of the new government, saying as partners in the Government we support those selected to work as a political teamwork.
According to Stats Secretary of Justice Ministry Aida Solianova, the President vetoed the tourism law, since no regulatory impact assessment of a good quality was made, while this can affect principles of doing business protection.
The Secretary of Justice has to do more in helping solve the problem of drugs.
The public prosecutor as hearing officer in the preliminary investigation of the criminal complaint is under the direct control and supervision of Aguirre as Secretary of Justice.
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