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House OKs Lawsuits Over Ignored Subpoenas

The House on Tuesday approved a measure authorizing the Judiciary Committee to take Attorney General William Barr to federal court to gain access to former special counsel Robert Mueller’s unredacted report and underlying evidence, Politico…

DOJ Targets Domestic Abusers with Guns

Attorney General William Barr has announced the formation of a working group to bolster efforts by U.S. attorneys to crack down on domestic abusers who have guns, The Trace reports. The working group will comprise nine U.S. attorneys from…

Democrats May Subpoena Barr to Testify

The powerful chairman of the House Judiciary Committee threatened on Sunday to subpoena Attorney General William P. Barr if Barr refuses to testify this week, a move that could lead to a major escalation of the long-running feud between the…

Science Takes a Hit at the Department of Justice

On Wednesday morning, all members (including me) of the Department of Justice’s Science Advisory Board (SAB) for the Office of Justice Programs were notified that the Department is abolishing the SAB. The news was not unexpected. Since the…