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Feb 14, 2020
US attorney-general William Barr issues rare rebuke of Donald Trump, says justice department tweets 'make it impossible to do my job'William Barr, the country’s top law enforcement officer, said Donald Trump’s criticism of those involved in the case of Roger Stone “make it impossible for me to do my job.”
Oct 01, 2019
Australian government confirms Donald Trump asked PM Scott Morrison for help to discredit Robert Mueller investigationPresident Donald Trump recently asked the Australian prime minister and other foreign leaders to help Attorney General William Barr with an investigation into the origins of the Russia probe
Aug 14, 2019
Jeffrey Epstein death: Two guards suspended and warden removed over alleged suicide of high-profile detaineeThe warden of the high-security New York prison where convicted paedophile Jeffrey Epstein apparently committed suicide has been temporarily reassigned and two guards put on leave
Aug 13, 2019
Jeffrey Epstein found dead in Manhattan jail: Attorney-General William Barr says 'serious irregularities' found in federal prisonAttorney-General William Barr has said that there were 'serious irregularities' at the federal jail where Jeffrey Epstein took his own life as he awaited trial on charges he sexually abused underage girls.
May 29, 2019
Special Counsel Robert Mueller resigns, says didn't charge Donald Trump with crime as 'it was not an option'Robert Mueller opened his remarks by announcing that he was formally closing the Special Counsel's office and resigning his post at the Department of Justice
May 09, 2019
'Don't relish doing this but have no choice': House Judiciary charges US attorney general with contempt after Trump blocks access to Mueller reportDonald Trump invokes the principle of executive privilege, intensifies the dispute between Democrats and Republicans over Mueller report.
May 02, 2019
US attorney-general William Barr cancels second day of testimony before House, escalates battle with Congress over handling of Mueller reportBarr was due to face the Democratic-controlled House Judiciary Committee on Thursday but pulled out after the two sides were unable to agree on the format for the hearing. "It's simply part of the administration's complete stonewalling of Congress," Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler told reporters.
Mar 27, 2019
Robert Mueller probe into 2016 presidential election, collusion between Russia and Donald Trump inconclusive: What's in store for US presidentThe Justice Department says that special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation did not find evidence that Donald Trump's campaign conspired or coordinated with Russia to influence the 2016 presidential election.
Mar 23, 2019
Robert Mueller concludes inquiry into Donald Trump-Russia collusion, submits report to attorney general: What happens next?Now what? Special counsel Robert Mueller has concluded his Trump-Russia investigation and on Friday delivered his final report to Attorney General William Barr.