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This outcome should send a strong message to any institution, any institution anywhere in the world that does business in the United States, that illegal conduct will simply not be tolerated and wherever it is uncovered it will be punished to the fullest extent of the law.
Credit Suisse has agreed to plead guilty to criminal charges related to this pervasive illegal activity. This is the largest bank to plead guilty in 20 years.
This case shows that no financial institution, no matter its size or global reach is above the law.
The nature of the conduct at issue and the resultant harm compel this decision.
If Mr. Snowden wanted to come back to the United States, enter a plea, we would engage with his lawyers. We'd do that with any defendant who wanted to enter a plea of guilty.
That serving officials of our government are so comfortable in their authorities that they're willing to tell reporters on the record that they think the due process protections of the 5th Amendment of our Constitution are outdated concepts. These are the same officials telling us to trust that they'll honour the 4th and 1st Amendments. This should bother all of us.
We will not tolerate a world in which nearly half of all Indian women and girls have experienced rape, physical violence, or stalking by an intimate partner, and where Indian women are murdered at a rate that – in some places – is more than 10 times the national average.
It's time to question laws that senselessly expand the concept of self-defence and sow dangerous conflict in our neighbourhoods. It is our collective obligation, we must stand our ground to ensure our laws reduce violence and take a hard look at laws that contribute to more violence than they prevent.
The matter is being supervised by the deputy attorney general. I am not familiar with the reasons why the subpoena was constructed in the way that it was because I'm simply not a part of the case.
As critical technologies have advanced, criminals have adapted accordingly. Our need to keep pace with these changes remains imperative and the stakes have never really been higher. In some industries a single trade secret can be worth millions or even billions, billions of dollars.
Put simply, this alleged conduct is egregious – and it goes to the very heart of the recent financial crisis.
In the recent past, too many Sikhs have been targeted and victimized simply because of who they are, how they look and what they believe. It is wrong, it is unacceptable and it will not be tolerated.
Many of those without IDs would have to travel great distances to get them, and some would struggle to pay for the documents they might need to obtain them.
…They entered into agreements to pay Apple a 30 per cent commission on books sold through its 'iBook' store and that they promised through contracts including most favoured nation provisions that no other book retailer would set a lower price.Our investigation even revealed that a CEO allegedly went so far as to encourage an e-book retailer to punish another publisher for not engaging in these illegal activities.
The complainant alleges that this conspiracy was conceived, was sponsored, and was directed from Iran and constitutes a flagrant violation of US and international law.
Members of Congress have intervened and imposed restrictions blocking the Administration from bringing any Guantanamo detainees to trial in the United States, regardless of the venue. As the President has said, those unwise and unwarranted restrictions undermine our counter-terrorism efforts and could harm our national security.
This is one of the largest single day operations against the mafia in the FBI's history, both in terms of the number of offenders arrested and charged and the scope of the criminal activity that is alleged.
You had an investigation that lasted over two years; you moved 750 FBI agents from various parts of this country to Puerto Rico, and there was not one leak, there was not one disclosure during the course of that investigation.
As our review expands in the days ahead, we will be meticulous, we will be comprehensive, and we will be aggressive. We will not rest until justice is done.
The investigation that we have begun is a comprehensive one and we will be looking at a wide range of things, everything from false statements to the way in which certain entities conducted themselves. There is really nothing that is off the table at this point.
These were extraordinary crimes and so we will seek maximum penalties…. I fully expect to direct prosecutors to seek the death penalty against each of the alleged 9/11 conspirators.