US Attorney General William Barr exonerates President Trump
The BL News-AG Barr exonerates President Trump
Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s final report is in. And according to Attorney General William Barr, the verdict is in. Donald Trump, the President of the United States of America, is cleared of any further implications regarding Russian Collusion. According to the final report handed over to the Office of Attorney General on Sunday, March 24rd, it does not recommend any further indictments, nor did the special counsel obtain any sealed indictments that have yet to be made public.
The Investigation was divided into two parts, Russian Interference, and Obstruction of Justice. The report stated that there was Russian interaction on social media involving a Russian organization called the Internet Research Agency (IRA). According to the Special Counsel’s report, The IRA conducted disinformation and social media operations in the United States designed to sow discord with the aim of interfering with the election, but the investigation ultimately found that no US person or Trump campaign official or associate conspired or knowingly coordinated with the IRA.
The Special Counsel also found that Russian Government actors successfully hacked into computers and obtained emails from persons affiliated with the Clinton campaign and the Democratic Party, and publicly disseminated the material through various intermediaries including WikiLeaks, who has repeatedly denied the claim.
Regarding the second part of the investigation, Obstruction of Justice, Special counsel Robert Mueller passed the puck and chose not to draw any conclusions. After reviewing the Special counsel's final report, Attorney General William Barr and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein both concluded that the evidence was not sufficient enough to establish that the President committed obstruction of justice offense.
19 layers, assisted by a team of 40 FBI agents, intelligence analysts, forensic accountants, and other professional staff. Since May 17th, 2017, The Special Counsel issued more than 2,800 subpoena’s, executed nearly 500 search warrants, obtained more than 230 orders for communication records, issued almost 50 orders authorizing the use of pen registers, made 13 requests to foreign governments for evidence, and interviewed approximately 500 witnesses.
The full report is still being reviewed, and According to AG Barr, he will release the report, but redaction will be required to protect classified information any grand jury proceedings.