BREAKING: William Barr tasks federal prosecutor with investigating genesis of Trump-Russia investigation

MAY 13, 2019

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Attorney General William Barr has assigned a federal prosecutor in Connecticut to examine the origins of the federal Russia investigation.

U.S. Attorney John Durham in Connecticut has been chosen to lead the project, according to the New York Times, making it the third known federal probe dedicated to unearthing information about the genesis of the FBI’s counterintelligence investigation into the Trump campaign’s ties to Russia, which was later wrapped into special counsel Robert Mueller’s effort.

The article goes on to state the following:

Durham, a Trump nominee who has been a Justice Department lawyer for decades, has prior experience working as a special prosecutor investigating alleged wrongdoing among national security officials.

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