Justice Department Files Lawsuit Alleging Transperfect Staffing Solutions Discriminated Against Dual U.S. Citizens and Work-Authorized Non-U.S. Citizens

Washington, DC - The Department of Justice  announced today that it filed a lawsuit against Chancery Staffing Solutions LLC (Chancery Staffing), a temporary staffing agency headquartered in New York. Chancery Staffing is the successor to TransPerfect Staffing Solutions LLC (TransPerfect Staffing) and continues to do business as both TransPerfect Staffing Solutions and TransPerfect Legal Solutions.

Aryan Circle Gang Member Pleads Guilty to Violent Crime in Aid of Racketeering

St. Louis, Missouri - A member of the Aryan Circle (AC) gang pleaded guilty Thursday to committing an assault resulting in serious bodily injury to the victim in aid racketeering announced Assistant Attorney General Brian A. Benczowski of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division and U.S. Attorney Jeffrey B. Jensen of the Eastern District of Missouri.

Correctional Officers Charged With Beating Handcuffed Inmate and Attempting to Cover Up Misconduct

Louisville, Kentucky - David M. Schwartz, 48, and Donna K. Gentry, 55, former correctional officers at the Louisville Metro Department of Corrections, were indicted by a federal grand jury in Louisville on charges of violating the civil rights of an inmate, writing false reports, and obstructing justice for their roles in the assault of an inmate who was handcuffed and not resisting, and in the attempt to cover up the misconduct afterward by writing false reports and tampering with witnesses. A third officer, Devan Edwards, was charged by information Wednesday with a federal felony offense for his role in the assault.

Former Intelligence Analyst Charged with Disclosing Classified Information

Nashville, Tennessee - An indictment was unsealed Thursday charging a former intelligence analyst with illegally obtaining classified national defense information and disclosing it to a reporter. Daniel Everette Hale, 31, of Nashville, Tennessee, was arrested and will make his initial appearance at the federal courthouse in Nashville.  

Assistant Attorney General Eric Dreiband Delivered Remarks at the National Human Trafficking Summit

Washington, DC - Thank you for the introduction and for the opportunity to participate in this important Summit.