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“The United States is currently facing unprecedented challenges, some of which are fueling increased bigotry and hatred.”
The Times cited two people with direct knowledge of the investigation.
A lawyer for Coronel could not immediately be identified.
The Justice Department’s mission to enforce the 1957 Civil Rights Act “remains urgent because we do not yet have equal justice,” said Garland, whose confirmation hearing is scheduled to begin Monday.
The Justice Department also alleged that the trio participated in the creation of the destructive WannaCry 2.0 ransomware – which hit Britain’s National Health Service hard when it was set loose in 2017.
“The president is committed to having an independent Justice Department that will make their own decisions about the path forward.”
After “a thorough & honest inquiry,” the charge was dismissed, attorney Robert Barnes said on Twitter.
Trump, a Republican, has said the probes are politically motivated.
“We are committed to ensuring a seamless transition.”
“There is simply no justification to object to a Feb. 8 hearing.”
DOJ Inspector General To Probe Whether Any Current or Former Officials Tried To Overturn the Election
“The investigation will encompass all relevant allegations that may arise that are within the scope of the OIG’s jurisdiction.”
The plan to oust Rosen was first reported by the New York Times.
He took the reins of the Justice Department after Barr announced he would step down on Dec. 23.
“The case is now closed.”
“We have to separate the aspirational from the intentional and determine.”
In Washington, the perimeter of a high fence surrounding the Capitol was pushed out to encompass the U.S. Supreme Court and the Library of Congress.
Most of the cases filed against rioters so far were for less serious offenses involving being inside the Capitol illegally, and many defendants were released within a day.
The sweatshirt also bore a skull and crossbones and the words “Work Brings Freedom” – echoing the German slogan atop the main gate at the original Auschwitz camp.