Justice Department dragging feet in releasing Mueller records

CNN is asking a federal judge to prevent the Justice Department from withholding records from the Mueller investigation. Ordered to produce the documents on a reasonable schedule, the DOJ is releasing them at a snail’s pace by mail rather than electronic delivery. The judge ordered the DOJ to expedite delivery. (Courthouse News Service, November 25, 2019, by Megan Mineiro)

Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) filed a lawsuit in October over similar stonewalling of its requests for DOJ documents on the origins of the Mueller investigation. (Law & Crime, October 16, 2019, by Jerry Lambe)

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