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    • The Attorney General Could Have Ordered FBI Director James Comey Not to Send His Bombshell Letter on Clinton Emails. Here's Why She Didn't.

    • By: Sari Horwitz
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 15 mins
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    Twelve days before the presidential election, FBI Director James B. Comey dispatched a senior aide to deliver a startling message to the Justice Department. Comey wanted to send a letter to Congress alerting them that his agents had discovered more emails potentially relevant to the investigation into Hillary Clinton’s private email server.

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    • What WaPo Thought at the Time

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    • Justice Department about to Free 6,000 Prisoners, Largest One-Time Release

    • By: Sari Horwitz
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 6 mins
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    "Justice Department about to Free 6,000 Prisoners, Largest One-Time Release" is from the October 07, 2015 Top Stories section of The Washington Post. It was written by Sari Horwitz and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Justice Department Says It Is Moving Quickly in the Renewed Investigation into Clinton Email Server

    • By: Sari Horwitz, Tom Hamburger
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 5 mins
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    The Justice Department sent a brief letter to six lawmakers Monday, saying that the department will work closely with the FBI to take “appropriate steps as expeditiously as possible” in the renewed investigation into emails potentially tied to Hillary Clinton’s private email server.

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    • FBI to Take New 'Investigative Steps' on Clinton Emails

    • By: Rosalind S. Helderman, Matt Zapotosky, Sari Horwitz
    • Narrated by: Jill Melancon
    • Length: 5 mins
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    Newly discovered emails found on a computer seized during an investigation of disgraced former Rep. Anthony Weiner have prompted the FBI to make new inquiries related to Hillary Clinton’s private email server, according to three people familiar with the deliberations.

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    • Struggling to Fix a ‘Broken’ System

    • By: Sari Horwitz
    • Narrated by: James Edward Thomas
    • Length: 22 mins
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    Despite good intentions directed at improving how the country prosecutes and incarcerates its citizens, the Obama administration’s major criminal justice overhaul has yielded mixed results. "Struggling to Fix a 'Broken' System" is an article collected in Justice for None: How the Drug War Broke the Legal System by The Washington Post, also available on Audible.com.

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    • Justice Department Will Launch Investigation into Practices of Chicago Police

    • By: Sari Horwitz, Ellen Nakashima, Wesley Lowery
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "Justice Department Will Launch Investigation into Practices of Chicago Police" is from the Top Stories section of The Washington Post. It was written by Sari Horwitz, Ellen Nakashima and Wesley Lowery and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Attorney General Jeff Sessions Will Recuse Himself From Any Probe Related to 2016 Presidential Campaign

    • By: Karoun Demirjian, Ed O'Keefe, Sari Horwitz, and others
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 11 mins
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    Speaking at a hastily-called press conference at the Justice Department, Sessions said he had met with department ethics officials soon after being sworn in last month to evaluate the rules and cases in which he might have a conflict.

    "Attorney General Jeff Sessions Will Recuse Himself From Any Probe Related to 2016 Presidential Campaign " is from the March 02, 2017 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Karoun Demirjian, Ed O'Keefe, Sari Horwitz and Matt Zapotosky and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • National Security State Officials Prepare for an Unusually Chaotic Election Day

    • By: William Wan, Sari Horwitz
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 7 mins
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    State leaders, voting experts and advocates say they are preparing for an unusual level of confusion and chaos Tuesday as voters cast their ballots in a historically bitter presidential race.

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    • Unlikely Allies

    • By: Sari Horwitz
    • Narrated by: James Edward Thomas
    • Length: 19 mins
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    The Koch brothers — Republican mega-donors — aligned with the Obama administration to advocate sentencing reform and reduce prison overcrowding. But prisoners are still waiting to be reunited with their families. "Unlikely Allies" is an article collected in Justice for None: How the Drug War Broke the Legal System by The Washington Post, also available on Audible.com.

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    • Obama Grants Final 330 Commutations to Nonviolent Drug Offenders

    • By: Sari Horwitz
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 5 mins
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    Obama didn’t seriously focus on pardons and commutations until 2014, two years into his second term. But, on Thursday, his last full day in office, Obama announced 330 more commutations, bringing his total number of clemencies to 1,715. He has granted commutations to more people than the last 12 presidents combined, including 568 inmates with life sentences. His final group of clemencies was the most Obama granted in a single day.

    "Obama Grants Final 330 Commutations to Nonviolent Drug Offenders" is from the January 19, 2017 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Sari Horwitz and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Trump’s Pick for Attorney General Is Shadowed by Race and History

    • By: Ellen Nakashima, Sari Horwitz
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 16 mins
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    Evelyn Turner is 80 now and a stroke survivor, but she can still recall sitting in a packed courthouse in Selma, Ala., facing a jury that could send her and her husband, an aide to Martin Luther King Jr., to prison for 150 years.

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    • From a First Arrest to a Life Sentence

    • By: Sari Horwitz
    • Narrated by: James Edward Thomas
    • Length: 20 mins
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    A federal judge sentenced Sharanda Jones to life in prison after her conviction on a single cocaine offense. She was a first-time, nonviolent offender. "From a First Arrest to a Life Sentence" is an article collected in Justice for None: How the Drug War Broke the Legal System by The Washington Post, also available on Audible.com.

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    • Slow Steps to Freedom

    • By: Sari Horwitz
    • Narrated by: James Edward Thomas
    • Length: 18 mins
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    A nonviolent drug offender who was granted clemency after 22 years, finds that freedom comes step by bureaucratic step. "Slow Steps to Freedom" is an article collected in Justice for None: How the Drug War Broke the Legal System by The Washington Post, also available on Audible.com.

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    • The Painful Price of Aging in Prison

    • By: Sari Horwitz
    • Narrated by: James Edward Thomas
    • Length: 21 mins
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    Harsh sentencing policies, including mandatory minimums, mean some prisons need to set up geriatric wards, while others have effectively been turned into convalescent homes. "The Painful Price of Aging in Prison" is an article collected in Justice for None: How the Drug War Broke the Legal System by The Washington Post, also available on Audible.com.

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    • Flynn in FBI Interview Denied Discussing Sanctions With Russian Ambassador

    • By: Sari Horwitz, Adam Entous
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 6 mins
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    The denial could potentially put the former national security adviser in legal jeopardy.

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    • Jared Kushner Now a Focus in Russia Investigation

    • By: Matt Zapotosky, Sari Horwitz, Devlin Barrett, and others
    • Narrated by: Jill Melancon
    • Length: 6 mins
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    Investigators are focusing on a series of meetings held by Jared Kushner, President Trump’s son-in-law and an influential White House adviser, as part of their probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and related matters, according to people familiar with the investigation.

    "Jared Kushner Now a Focus in Russia Investigation" is from the May 25, 2017 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Matt Zapotosky, Sari Horwitz, Devlin Barrett and Adam Entous and narrated by Jill Melancon.

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    • Russian Troll Farm, 13 Suspects Indicted for Interference in U.S. Election

    • By: Sari Horwitz, Devlin Barrett, Craig Timberg
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 7 mins
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    The Justice Department’s special counsel announced the indictment Friday of a notorious Russian troll farm — charging 13 individuals with an audacious scheme to criminally interfere with the 2016 U.S. presidential election.

    "Russian Troll Farm, 13 Suspects Indicted for Interference in U.S. Election" is from the February 16, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Sari Horwitz, Devlin Barrett and Craig Timberg and narrated by Jenny Hoops.

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    • Dozens Arrested in Takedown of Multistate Opioid Distribution Network

    • By: Sari Horwitz
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 3 mins
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    Dozens of people have been charged with distributing heroin and fentanyl in the takedown of a drug distribution network operating in West Virginia and Michigan, Justice Department officials said Tuesday.

    "Dozens Arrested in Takedown of Multistate Opioid Distribution Network" is from the April 17, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Sari Horwitz and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Tens of Thousands with Outstanding Warrants Purged from Background Check Database for Gun Purchases

    • By: Sari Horwitz
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 6 mins
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    Tens of thousands of people wanted by law enforcement officials have been removed this year from the FBI criminal background check database that prohibits fugitives from justice from buying guns.

    "Tens of Thousands with Outstanding Warrants Purged from Background Check Database for Gun Purchases" is from the November 22, 2017 National Security section of The Washington Post. It was written by Sari Horwitz and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • For Trump and Sessions, a Warm Beginning Turned Into an Icy Standoff

    • By: Sari Horwitz, Robert Costa
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 13 mins
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    They met more than a decade ago, when the genteel junior senator from Alabama invited the brash real estate mogul to testify on Capitol Hill about the renovation of the United Nations. Jeff Sessions was taken by Donald Trump, calling him a “breath of fresh air for this Senate.”

    "For Trump and Sessions, a Warm Beginning Turned Into an Icy Standoff" is from the July 30, 2017 National Security section of The Washington Post. It was written by Sari Horwitz and Robert Costa and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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