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  • Attorney General Barr doesn’t ‘expect’ DOJ to follow through with Trump’s call to prosecute Obama

    Attorney General William Barr on Monday said that he did not “expect” a criminal prosecution of former President Barack Obama or former Vice President Joe Biden — even though President Donald Trump has called for one. At a press conference at the Justice Department, Barr said that he would not address Trump’s statements directly. Instead, [
  • ‘It’s just tragic’: Dr. Bright’s attorney calls out Trump’s HHS secretary’s lies

    On CNN Thursday, coronavirus whistleblower Dr. Rick Bright’s attorney Melinda Katz called out Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar for his falsehoods. “Azar says everything he’s complaining about was achieved, everything he talked about was done,” said anchor Jake Tapper. “Is that not true?” “Of course it’s not true,” said Katz. “And that is [
  • Trump says he is ‘surprised’ after Attorney General Barr declines to prosecute Obama

    President Donald Trump said on Monday that he was a “little surprised” by Attorney General Bill Barr’s decision not to criminally prosecute former President Barack Obama or former Vice President Joe Biden. Trump was asked about the attorney general’s remarks at a roundtable with restaurant owners. The president took the opportunity to insist that the [
  • ‘William Barr is not done’: experts raise concerns about attorney general’s legal reach

    Former justice department officials and legal experts have pointed to Barr’s intervention in cases involving Trump associates Legal experts and and alumnae of the US Department of Justice have begun sounding the alarm about Donald Trump’s attorney general, William Barr. Recently Barr’s justice department withdrew charges against Michael Flynn, the former Trump administration national security adviser who pleaded guilty to lying to federal law enforcement officials about his dealings with...

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