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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Department of Justice, Justice Department, Justice, DoJ(noun)

    the United States federal department responsible for enforcing federal laws (including the enforcement of all civil rights legislation); created in 1870

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  1. Justice Department

    The Justice Department was founded in the United Kingdom by animal rights activists who declared they were willing to use violence against their opponents. Initially calling for "abusers to have but a taste of the fear and anguish their victims suffer on a daily basis", activists established a separate idea from adhering to the Animal Liberation Front's guidelines of non-violent resistance, similar to that of the Animal Rights Militia. The first recorded action took place during Christmas 1993, when pipe bombs in poster tubes were sent to Shamrock Farm, a supplier of primates for animal experimentation. The group had formed the same leaderless-resistance model as the ALF, which consists of small, autonomous, covert cells acting independently. Members of the Justice Department is thought to be both supporters of the far-right and the far-left who engage in a common interest, which is animal rights. The name has also been used in the United States with activists claiming hundreds of attacks in the UK against animal testing companies, their suppliers, animal researchers, hunters, and even the British National Party HQ. By sending explosive devices and razor blades in the post, and leaving incendiary devices on shelves, The Independent labeled the political violence "the most sustained and sophisticated bombing campaign in mainland Britain since the IRA was at its height." with the FBI declaring them to be "the most dangerous animal activists in operation".

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of justice department in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of justice department in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Richard Milhous Nixon:

    Look at the Justice Department, it's full of Jews...The lawyers in government are damn Jews.

  2. Donald Trump:

    The Justice Department’s because The Justice Department is trying so hard to protect Hillary Clinton, this is what we mean when we call it a rigged system. … Hillary Clinton is so guilty.

  3. Louistine Hoskin:

    The Justice Department's definitely The Justice Department, unfortunately for most people who are in The Justice Department, they continue to be in a downward spiral because they can't get jobs, they can't do anything, they can't pay the fines.

  4. Eric Holder:

    The Justice Department's investigation into the shooting death of Michael Brown, as well as our investigation into allegations of unconstitutional policing patterns or practices by the Ferguson Police Department, remain ongoing and active, they have been rigorous and independent from the very beginning.

  5. The IG:

    It's outrageous that the Department of Justice has allowed known sex offenders to participate in the federal witness protection program and has failed to implement procedures to ensure that they don't commit additional crimes, under this program, sex offenders are given a new identity and placed in a new community, but often the Justice Department fails to register these criminals as sex offenders and does not notify local law enforcement agencies about the criminals that have been dropped off in their towns.

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