Obama orders review of guidelines for probing journalists
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama said on Thursday he directed Attorney General Eric Holder to conduct a review of Department of Justice guidelines for investigations that involve journalists and report back by early July.
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Obama against prosecuting reporters for doing their jobs: White House
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama believes firmly in freedom of the press and does not want journalists to be prosecuted for doing their jobs, the White House said on Tuesday, responding to criticism about his administration's investigations of leaks to reporters.
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Republicans demand probe of tax scrutiny of conservative groups
WASHINGTON - Republican lawmakers called on Sunday for a broad investigation of the tax agency's acknowledgement that its agents had singled out conservative political groups for more scrutiny, and demanded that President Barack Obama make clear the action was unacceptable.
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FBI: Martial arts instructor arrested in Obama ricin letters case
Special agents of the FBI arrested a martial arts instructor at 12:50 a.m at his home in Tupelo, Mississippi Saturday as part of an investigation into ricin-laced letters sent to President Barack Obama and two other officials.
Mississippi man targeted in ricin letters investigation arrested
TUPELO, Mississippi - Federal agents arrested a Mississippi martial arts instructor early Saturday morning after his home and a former business were searched as part of an investigation into ricin-laced letters sent to President Barack Obama and two other public officials.
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