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News Roundup: Georgia’s Disastrous Election, the Administration’s Alarming Protest Response, and Barr’s Troubling Tenure
June 12, 2020
As stirring protests against police brutality gripped the nation’s attention and as the coronavirus continued its tragic spread through multiple states, Georgia held a chaotic primary election.
American Oversight Sues Justice Department for Attorney General Barr Records
June 11, 2020
For nearly a year and a half, the attorney general has abetted Trump’s attempts to politicize the Justice Department. We're suing to shed light on his tenure in office.
Complaint: American Oversight v. DOJ – Barr’s Texts, Calendars, and Visitor Logs
June 11, 2020
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against the Department of Justice for Attorney General William Barr’s calendars, visitor logs, and text message communications.
Documents We Obtained Show Barr Met with Prosecutor Examining Mueller Investigation — Immediately After Mueller Investigation Ended
May 20, 2020
The frequency of the meetings — including during the week Mueller finished his investigation — reveal the importance the attorney general placed on U.S. Attorney John Durham's investigation.
The Justice Department Found No Records Indicating Barr Considered Recusing Himself from Ukraine Investigations
May 8, 2020
The department could find no records of communications or guidance about whether Barr should have recused himself from Ukraine investigations.
News Roundup: Corruption and Coronavirus
April 10, 2020
Trump is apparently counting on the public to be too distracted by the coronavirus to pay much attention to his continuing dictator-like purges of government officials and his brazen rejection of oversight.
FOIA to DOJ Seeking AG Seeking Barr’s Visitor Logs
April 6, 2020
FOIA request to the Department of Justice for Attorney General Barr’s visitor logs.