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24 May 2021, 8:42 pm by Allan Blutstein
Biden DOJ to appeal court order to release Trump obstruction memoBy Harper Niedig, The Hill, May 24, 2021The Department of Justice is appealing a judge's decision ordering the release of a 2019 legal memo prepared for then-Attorney General William Barr in the wake of the Mueller investigation.In a pair of court filings submitted late Monday, the DOJ under Attorney General Merrick Garland said it would fight against the full release of the memo, but… [read post]
17 May 2021, 9:01 pm by News Desk
“What was meant to be a celebration for William and Kathryn has turned to despair with William still greatly impacted by his illness. [read post]
15 May 2021, 8:38 am by Allan Blutstein
 Nine Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee sent a letter to Garland on Friday, asking the DOJ not to appeal the order from earlier this month, in which District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson ordered the department to release the Office of Legal Counsel (OLC) memo and accused former Attorney General William Barr and DOJ lawyers of deception. [read post]
8 May 2021, 6:54 am by Tia Sewell
District Court for the District of Columbia, which chastised former Attorney General William Barr for his handling of the Mueller report in 2019. [read post]
7 May 2021, 12:30 pm by John Ross
Attorney General William Barr's advice for citizens facing overzealous law enforcement. [read post]
7 May 2021, 9:29 am by Bryce Klehm
On May 3, Judge Amy Berman Jackson released an opinion chastising former Attorney General William Barr for his handling of the Mueller Report in 2019. [read post]
7 May 2021, 4:00 am by Jim Sedor
Judge Blasts Barr, Justice Dept. for ‘Disingenuous’ Handling of Secret Trump Obstruction Memo MSN – Spencer Hsu (Washington Post) | Published: 5/5/2021 A judge accused the Justice Department and then-Attorney General William Barr of misleading the court and public to hide how he decided former President Trump should not be charged for obstructing Robert Mueller’ s Russia investigation. [read post]
6 May 2021, 6:48 pm by Allan Blutstein
Judge's decision on Barr memo puts spotlight on secretive DOJ officeBy Harper Neidig & Rebecca Beitsch, The Hill, May 6, 2021A small but powerful section of the Department of Justice (DOJ) is under renewed scrutiny after a federal judge tore into former Attorney General William Barr and ordered the DOJ to release a memo that let former President Trump claim he was exonerated by the Mueller probe.Critics of the Office of Legal Counsel… [read post]
6 May 2021, 12:23 pm by Joshua Braver
And during the Black Lives Matter protests this summer, then-Attorney General William Barr voiced support for charging certain “rioters” at the protests using the seditious conspiracy statute. [read post]
Judge Amy Berman Jackson of the US District Court of Columbia issued a summary judgement Monday accusing then-Attorney General William Barr of misleading the court during the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. [read post]
5 May 2021, 9:00 am by Joy
#LegalTweetOfTheDay: Secret William Barr memo saying not to chargeTrump must be released, judge says via CNN News  - Garry J. [read post]
4 May 2021, 7:34 pm by Allan Blutstein
Schmidt, NY Times, May 4, 2021A federal judge in Washington accused the Justice Department under Attorney General William P. [read post]
30 Apr 2021, 6:48 am by Jacob Schulz, Tia Sewell
On April 21, the morning after a Minneapolis jury convicted former officer Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd, Attorney General Merrick Garland announced that the Justice Department had opened a civil investigation “to determine whether the Minneapolis Police Department engages in a pattern or practice of unconstitutional or unlawful policing. [read post]
20 Apr 2021, 5:45 pm by Tom Smith
Justice Amy Coney Barrett, Trump’s last pick for the Supreme Court, has also sold a book — garnering a $2 million advance for a tome about how judges are not supposed to bring their personal feelings into how they rule, according to three publishing industry sources. [read post]
20 Apr 2021, 4:30 am by James Romoser
Here’s the Tuesday morning read: The Supreme Court’s Increasingly Dim View of the News Media (Adam Liptak, The New York Times) Supreme Court seems likely to back limits on immigrants seeking green cards (Robert Barnes, The Washington Post) High court seems ready to send virus funds to Alaska Natives (Jessica Gresko, Associated Press) What packing the Supreme Court would really do (Elizabeth Slattery, CNN) William Barr, Amy Coney Barrett land book deals (Daniel Lippman,… [read post]
31 Mar 2021, 9:07 pm by Meghan Downey
Former Attorney General William Barr officially made this finding last April when he issued a memorandum directing the Bureau to prioritize home confinement at institutions most affected by COVID-19. [read post]