The press screwed up bigly on the Barr letter. Here are nine ideas for doing better the second time around.
The House of Representatives has filed suit over President Trump's efforts to construct a wall along the southern border. The document is available here and below.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit has ruled in McKeever v. Barr, a case concerning whether federal courts have the inherent authority to release grand jury information protected under Rule 6(e) of the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure. A divided panel found that courts do not have this inherent power, with Judge Sri Srinivasan dissenting. The decision is available in full here and below.
Barr’s letter contains good news for the president, but it also raises ominous questions that only Mueller’s report can answer.
Attorney General William Barr has sent a letter to the leadership of the House and Senate Committees on the Judiciary containing his summary of the conclusions of the report issued by Special Counsel Robert Mueller at the conclusion of Mueller's investigation. Barr's letter is available here and below.
In a letter to the House and Senate Committees on the Judiciary, Attorney General William Barr notified committee leadership that Special Counsel Robert Mueller has completed his investigation and submitted his report to Barr. Barr's letter is available here and in full below.
The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia has unsealed several filings concerning Chelsea Manning's challenge to a subpoena in that court. Manning was found to be in civil contempt on March 8 after declining to answer questions before the grand jury and has been imprisoned.