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Sessions rescinds guidance documents ‘that go too far’

By Waithera Junghae

17 November 2017

Sessions rescinds guidance documents ‘that go too far’
Senator Jeff Sessions of Alabama. Gage Skidmore via Flickr (CC BY-SA 2.0)

The attorney general has introduced a memo prohibiting the DOJ from issuing “improper guidance documents”. But it won't affect the Yates Memo or FCPA pilot programme.