New Orleans, Louisiana - Thursday, two more defendants pleaded guilty in connection with their roles in the death of Nimali Henry, an inmate in their custody. Henry, who had a rare blood disorder and other medical conditions, died in the St. Bernard Parish Prison in Chalmette, Louisiana, on April 1, 2014, after failing to receive treatment for her serious medical needs during the 10 days she was incarcerated there. 

Washington, DC -  - U.S. Marshals Director Donald W. Washington Delivers Keynote Address at the Department of Justice Annual Commemorative Program Honoring the Life and Legacy of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.:

Lexington, Kentucky - A Kentucky resident pleaded guilty in federal court Thursday that he, a U.S. citizen, engaged and attempted to engage in illicit sexual conduct with two minor females while he traveled and resided in Cambodia.

Washington, DC - The Department of Justice announced a proposed rule that would implement President Trump’s Executive Order No. 13831 (May 3, 2018), remove regulatory burdens on religious organizations, and ensure that religious and non-religious organizations are treated equally in DOJ-supported programs.  The proposed rule ensures that DOJ-supported social service programs are implemented in a manner consistent with the Constitution and other applicable federal law.

Washington, DC - A Washington, D.C. man was sentenced Wednesday to 60 days’ incarceration, two years of supervised release, a $50,000 fine and 300 hours of community service for violating the Toxic Substances Control Act in the course of renovating a Washington, D.C., property without following lead-safe work practices and lead disclosure requirements.

New York - A criminal complaint was filed Thursday in federal court in Brooklyn, New York, charging Mimi Ould Baba, 32, a citizen of Mali, with the murder of U.S. citizen Michael J. Riddering and conspiring to provide material support, including personnel (including himself), services, and property to two designated foreign terrorist organizations, al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) and al-Murabitoun.  The defendant is currently in custody in Mali pending investigation and prosecution by Malian authorities.