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Attorney General Barr reportedly instructed prosecutors not to reveal the Hunter Biden tax probes before the election to keep the DOJ out of politics

Attorney General William Barr went to great lengths to prevent prosecutors and senior Justice Department officials from revealing the existence of federal tax investigations into Hunter Biden before the 2020 US election, The Wall Street Journal reported. The report includes new details of Barr’s efforts to keep the investigations under […]
Attorney General Barr reportedly instructed prosecutors not to reveal the Hunter Biden tax probes before the election to keep the DOJ out of politics
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Attorney General Bill Barr reportedly knew about the Hunter Biden tax probes for months but kept them under wraps before the election

Attorney General William Barr knew about two criminal investigations into Hunter Biden’s financial dealings for months before the US general election but kept them from the public, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday. The news is a remarkable twist in Barr’s tenure as President Donald Trump’s attorney general, during which […]
Attorney General Bill Barr reportedly knew about the Hunter Biden tax probes for months but kept them under wraps before the election
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The DOJ’s top election-crimes official stepped down hours after AG Barr authorised investigations into voter fraud in violation of department policy

The Department of Justice’s top election-crimes official resigned Monday after Attorney General William Barr authorised investigations into election fraud in violation of department policy, The New York Times reported. Barr said federal prosecutors could investigate any “substantial allegations” of election-related fraud before states had certified results, contradicting long-standing DOJ guidelines […]
The DOJ’s top election-crimes official stepped down hours after AG Barr authorised investigations into voter fraud in violation of department policy
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Attorney General William Barr authorizes election investigations — despite a lack of evidence — before states have certified results

Attorney General William Barr has authorised federal prosecutors to investigate any “substantial allegations” of election-related fraud, the Associated Press reported Monday, despite little evidence of such fraud. But Barr said the memo itself didn’t include any evidence of voting irregularities impacting “the outcome of any election,” according to The Wall […]
Attorney General William Barr authorizes election investigations — despite a lack of evidence — before states have certified results
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Pro-Trump demonstrators showed up outside Attorney General William Barr’s home demanding he “lock up’ Joe Biden

A group of Pro-Trump demonstrators showed up outside of Attorney General William Bar’s Virginia home, demanding he investigate and prosecute Trump’s opponent, Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden. Barr went outside and met with the demonstrators, explained his role in any investigation, shook their hands, and took photographs with them, according […]
Pro-Trump demonstrators showed up outside Attorney General William Barr’s home demanding he “lock up’ Joe Biden
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Justice Department officials say their antitrust lawsuit against Google is not politically motivated — but Trump’s shadow will continue to loom over the case, especially if he’s reelected

The Department of Justice’s historic antitrust lawsuit against Google, filed Tuesday, comes as President Donald Trump is urging his administration to accelerate a push to regulate big tech companies more heavily. Both Democrats and Republicans agree that Google should be more heavily regulated, and the issues highlighted by the lawsuit […]
Justice Department officials say their antitrust lawsuit against Google is not politically motivated — but Trump’s shadow will continue to loom over the case, especially if he’s reelected
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The Justice Department just announced a significant policy change that would allow prosecutors to take steps that could affect the outcome of the election

The Department of Justice made a significant change to a longstanding policy against election interference this week, ProPublica reported. The change would allow prosecutors who suspect election-related offences to take public investigative steps, even if those steps alter the outcome of the election. In an email Friday, an official in […]
The Justice Department just announced a significant policy change that would allow prosecutors to take steps that could affect the outcome of the election