Stories tagged: "William Barr"

FILE - In this Nov. 12, 2019, file photo Roger Stone leaves federal court in Washington. A federal prosecutor is prepared to tell Congress on Wednesday, June 24, 2020, that Stone, a close ally of President Donald Trump, was given special treatment ahead of his sentencing because of his relationship with the president.  (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
Bombshell Claim: Roger Stone Got Off Easy Due to Political Pressure Inside DOJ

“What I heard—repeatedly—was that Roger Stone was being treated differently from any other defendant because of his relationship to the president."

Photo courtesy of Shane T. McCoy / US Marshals
Barr Forced Out a Top Federal Prosecutor Whose Office Was Investigating Trump’s Inner Circle

In a letter denouncing U.S. Attorney General Bill Barr, 135 former New York prosecutors write that U.S. Attorney Geoff Berman's dismissal undermines "confidence in the criminal justice system."

AP Photo/Pat Eaton-Robb, File
Even a Pandemic Can’t Stop the Trump Justice Department From Attacking Trans Rights

The Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference allows transgender athletes to compete as the gender with which they identify. Attorney General William Barr disagrees with the legality of that policy.

(Official White House Photo by Tia Dufour)
More Than 1,100 Former DOJ Employees Want Barr to Resign

Plus three more things to know today, February 17.