Key quotes from U.S. attorney general nominee Garland on criminal justice policies

Key quotes from U.S. attorney general nominee Garland on criminal justice policies
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General nominee Merrick Garland told his Senate confirmation hearing on Monday he would work to protect the Justice Department from political interference. Here are some quotes from the hearingAttorney General nominee Merrick Garland testifies during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Washington, DC, U.S., February 22, 2021. Drew… Read More

Biden’s attorney general nominee Garland vows to prioritize civil rights

Biden’s attorney general nominee Garland vows to prioritize civil rights
(Reuters) - President Joe Biden’s attorney general nominee Merrick Garland will tell the Senate on Monday he plans to prioritize civil rights and combat domestic terror if confirmed as the top U.S. justice official, according to remarks released on Saturday.FILE PHOTO: Judge Merrick Garland, U.S. President-elect Joe Biden's nominee to be U.S. Attorney General, speaks… Read More