The Justice Department has sent a letter to Senate leadership regarding the advice provided to Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker regarding whether he should recuse from the Russia investigation and Whitaker's decision not to recuse. The letter is available here and below.
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The memo by the attorney general-nominee argues that Bob Mueller has made up a crime to investigate. But Bill Barr’s analysis is based entirely on made-up facts.
The Wall Street Journal reported on Dec. 20 that nominee for attorney general William Barr sent a memo to the Justice Department earlier this year expressing his view on the special counsel's investigation into obstruction of justice. The memo in question is available here and below.
Neither Michael Flynn nor Special Counsel Robert Mueller can be happy with the judge’s performance at yesterday’s sentencing hearing—and the public shouldn’t be either.
What connection does the court battle over the subpoena of an unidentified state-owned company have to the Mueller investigation?
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit has issued a judgment in a sealed case regarding a grand jury matter, which reporting from Politico suggests is likely linked to the Mueller investigation. The decision is available here.
At the request of Judge Emmet Sullivan, the Special Counsel's Office has filed a redacted version of the report—known as an FD-302 or simply 302—produced by FBI agents following their January 2017 interview of then-National Security Advisor Michael Flynn. The document is available here and below.
According to a new report released by the Senate intelligence committee, an entity linked with the Russian government took at least an initial step toward stockpiling explicit material with which to blackmail Americans.
On Monday, the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence made public two reports on the Internet Research Agency (IRA), the organization that the Special Counsel's Office charged with conspiracy to defraud the United States. The full reports can be read at these links and below.
The special counsel's office has filed a reply to Michael Flynn's sentencing memo. The document is available here and below.//-->