Mr Barr said the Office of Legal Advisers based his decision on a memorandum drafted in March 2019.
Judge Amy Berman ordered the release of the internal document on Tuesday evening, which was opposed by the former prosecutor and other Justice Department officials, citing internal decision-making and professional confidentiality.
After reviewing the document and other matters, the judge wrote in a 30-page notice that the department’s arguments
So they are different to the evidence submitted to the file [n’étaient] Not reliable.
Examination of the document reveals that the Attorney General was not involved in the process of deciding whether the charges against the President were at Mopala with the obstruction of justice; Given the fact that he was not prosecuted.
She gave the Justice Department, headed by Merrick Garland, appointed by Democrat Joe Biden, until May 17 to decide whether or not to appeal her decision.
The findings of Judge Berman Jackson are linked to a case filed by Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington. The watchdog demanded an impartial government under the Freedom of Information Act documents from the Department of Investigation of former Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller about Moscow’s involvement in the 2016 presidential election and coordination between Russia and Donald Trump’s campaign team.
The rejection of a judge appointed by Democrat Barack Obama against Bill Barr is Republican George W. Bush. Echoes the Bush-appointed judge.
Last year, Judge Reggie Walton called
Misleading Public statements on the Mr. Barr report, challenging him
Reliability. He expressed
Serious concerns about the impartiality of the process That led to the publication of the M ముller report.
Democrats have widely accused him of acting as former attorney general Donald Trump’s personal lawyer and often criticizing him for politicizing the judiciary. There are also former employees of the department Demanded his departure More than once.
Two days After receiving the Mller report, In March 2019, wrote in Bill Bar a Letter to Congress The investigation did not confirm that the Trump campaign conspired with Russia to influence the 2016 presidential election.
He asserted that his confession had been obtained through torture and that his confession had been obtained through torture.
Fits To make the allegations, he ruled in his 4-page letter, which officially sought to be a summary of the nearly 450-page report.
Now, Judge Berman Jackson has found that Bill Barr was there
No time [le] Browse and less [de l’]Study closely. She was further reminded that she had her resolutions
Announced an immediate reaction.
Donald Trump boasted very quickly
Total and complete exception.
Robert Mueller Moreover Wrote to Bill Barr to express his frustration How the results of his report were presented is believed to be misleading.
Mr. Barr’s letter to Congress and memo based on his resolutions
Written by the same people at the same time, Judge Berman Jackson continues.
The authors and recipients of the memo worked
Hand in hand to develop recommendations Bill addressed the bar, but the magistrate said he preferred the letter to Congress, which had originally been completed.
Mr Barr then made his decision not to make the allegations to Congress in April 2019
In consultation With the office of legal advisers and other lawyers in his department.
Two years of investigation
In him Report, Revealed in April 2019 after a two-year investigation, in fact Robert Mueller said he could not rule out the possibility of Donald Trump being found guilty of obstructing justice.
He said his team had decided not to recommend on possible charges because of the Justice Department’s policy of not prosecuting a president.
He was also present when he appeared before Congress in July 2019 He insisted he had not cleared Contrary to what the main interested party claims is Donald Trump.
The Mల్లెller report describes a dozen acts of obstruction of justice in which the pattern of behavior is implicitly seen.
Mr Mల్లెller also pointed out that there was no evidence
It is not enough to accuse members of Trump’s campaign team of coordinating with Russian government officials to influence the 2016 election.
Judge Berman Jackson presided over the trial of two former Donald Trump aides accused in connection with the M ముller investigation.
Paul Manafort is the former president of the Trump campaign Pleaded guilty Tax and banking fraud allegations. Roger Stone, a former adviser and longtime friend of the former president, was his turn Seven counts were found guiltySuch as lying to Congress, obstructing the work of the House Committee, and bribing witnesses.
There were two men Benefited from a presidential apology, A few weeks before the end of the Donald Trump order.