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February 17, 2020 - 12:53 pm
Washington — More than 1,100 former Justice Department officials serving in Republican and Democratic administrations are urging Attorney General William Barr to resign after the department intervened in the case of Roger Stone, a longtime ally of President Trump's, triggering claims of political...
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February 14, 2020 - 8:01 am
President Donald Trump on Friday ignored his attorney general's public request to stop tweeting about the Justice Department, saying he had the legal right to ask the agency to intervene in a criminal case, but he's so far “chosen not to.”
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February 12, 2020 - 7:54 am
The four lawyers who prosecuted Roger Stone quit the case after the Justice Department overruled them and said it would take the extraordinary step of lowering the amount of prison time it would seek for President Donald Trump’s longtime ally and confidant.
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October 25, 2019 - 1:14 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A judge on Friday ordered the Justice Department to give the House secret grand jury testimony from special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation, handing a victory to Democrats who want it for the impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump. The ruling from Chief...
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June 10, 2019 - 11:16 am
The Justice Department has agreed to turn over some of the underlying evidence from special counsel Robert Mueller's report, including files used to assess whether President Donald Trump obstructed justice, the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee said Monday. In the first breakthrough in...
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May 02, 2019 - 6:54 am
The House Judiciary Committee is holding a hearing that isn't really a hearing, with lawmakers facing an empty chair after Attorney General William Barr informed the panel he wouldn't show up for the session on special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia report. House Judiciary Chairman Jerrold Nadler...
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April 17, 2019 - 5:39 pm
LISTEN LIVE TO AG BARR'S NEWS CONFERENCE ON THURSDAY AT 6:30 AM PST The Justice Department plans to release a redacted report on the special counsel's Russia investigation one or two hours after a Thursday morning news conference by Attorney General William Barr. That's raising the ire of Democrats...
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April 15, 2019 - 9:02 am
The Justice Department expects to make special counsel Robert Mueller's report on the Russia investigation public on Thursday morning. Spokeswoman Kerri Kupec said Monday the redacted report will be sent to Congress and made available to the public Thursday. Mueller officially concluded his...
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April 04, 2019 - 8:51 am
The Justice Department addressed news reports that some members of special counsel Robert Mueller's team of investigators believe that Attorney General William Barr failed to adequately summarize the findings of Mueller's 22-month investigation in the four-page letter Barr sent to Congress in March...
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September 18, 2018 - 10:04 am
DETROIT (AP) — Shares of electric car maker Tesla Inc. fell more than 5 percent Tuesday after a report that it's under criminal investigation over statements about taking the company private. Bloomberg News reported that the Justice Department probe is running parallel to an investigation by the...
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