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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, February 10, 2017

Readout of Second Day Events for Attorney General Sessions

Attorney General Jeff Sessions today met with department heads and their staff in the Civil Rights and Civil Divisions, discussing ongoing cases and how each division can strengthen relationships with the department's law enforcement and regulatory partners and steps the department can take to combat the rise in violent crime. 

As part of his meeting with the Civil Division, he received a briefing on the status of litigation surrounding president’s executive order protecting our nation from foreign terrorists entering the United States.

Press Release Number: 
17-176
Updated February 10, 2017