Judge orders DOJ to release memo that Barr used to clear Trump of obstruction of justiceA federal judge on Tuesday ordered the Justice Department to turn over a 2019 internal memo that then-Attorney General William P. Barr cited as the reason for not charging former President Trump with obstruction of justice.
Judge orders DOJ to release Trump obstruction memo, slams Barr as 'disingenuous'
U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson, in a sharp rebuke of the former attorney general, said the Justice Dept. had obscured “the true purpose of the memorandum."
Judge orders release of memo on Trump obstruction decision
DoJ attorneys ‘disingenuous’ in attempts to keep document at conclusion of Mueller investigation secret, judge says
Judge orders U.S. Justice Department to release Trump Russia obstruction memo
The memo was prepared for Barr by the then-head of the Office of Legal Counsel and another senior Justice Department official.
Judge orders DOJ to release memo that Barr used to clear Trump of obstruction of justice
A federal judge on Tuesday ordered the Justice Department to turn over a 2019 internal memo that then-Attorney General William P. Barr cited as the reason for not charging former President Trump with obstruction of justice.
Judge rebukes former AG William Barr, orders Justice Department to release Trump obstruction memo
U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson said AG William Barr had obscured "the true purpose of the memorandum" when it withheld the document.
Secret William Barr memo saying not to charge Trump must be released, judge says
A federal judge this week rejected the Justice Department's attempts to keep secret a departmental opinion to not charge former President Donald Trump with obstruction at the end of the Mueller investigation, calling the administration's lawyers "disingenuous."
Judge orders Justice Dept. to release Trump obstruction memo
A federal judge has ordered the release of a legal memorandum the Trump-era Justice Department prepared for then-Attorney General William Barr before he announced his conclusion that President Donald Trump had not obstructed justice during the Russia investigation
Judge Rebukes Barr’s Justice Dept. as Misleading on Decision Not to Charge Trump
Judge Amy Berman Jackson said in a ruling that the misleading statements were similar to others that William P. Barr, the former attorney general, had made about the Mueller investigation.
Judge blasts Barr, Justice Dept. for ‘disingenuous’ handling of secret Trump obstruction memo
Judge orders release, calling DOJ’s claims ‘not worthy of credence’ in latest court review of Barr’s actions in Mueller probe.
Justice Department ordered to release memo on why Trump wasn’t charged in Mueller probe
Former Attorney General William Barr leaned heavily on the memo in declining to charge Trump with a crime, but Barr never released the document publicly.