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Wednesday Open Thread | DOJ offers to share Mueller documents to avoid House action

So the Justice Department is resorting to blackmail? FOH! GALLING! How dare them! Just brazen thugs.

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department said Tuesday it is willing to provide the House Intelligence Committee with documents from special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, as long as the panel agrees not to take any action against Attorney General William Barr. 322 more words

Politics

Analyzing Strzok's capacity to lie. The deadpan declaration: "I am America."

Analysts love declarations. There are certain declarations that are stand-alone, and which simply cannot be voiced unless you mean them in any and all contexts or regardless of any particular context whatsoever. 371 more words

Intelligence Community

Farmers face organic food fraud charges

The conviction of five Midwestern U.S. farmers of selling non-organic grains as organic intensified growing concerns over organic food fraud.

John Burton, a farmer from Clarksdale, Missouri, pled guilty, Friday, May 10, and was convicted on one count of wire fraud for fraudulently selling $142 million in organic grain. 641 more words

Department Of Justice Urges SCOTUS To Strike Down NYC Gun Rule

H/T Bearing Arms.

Hopefully, the Supreme Court will strike down this unjust law.

New York City’s bizarre gun rule that prohibits gun owners from transporting their guns outside of the city is facing the ax via the Supreme Court. 479 more words

The Second Amendment

Guest Post: It's Time for Plan B on Disbursing the Obiang Settlement Money to the People of Equatorial Guinea

Today’s guest post is from the civil society group EG Justice, a civil society organization that promotes the rule of law, transparency, and the protection of human rights in Equatorial Guinea. 871 more words

Guest Commentary

Please read my email re your pestering @xychelsea, .@TheJusticeDept [updated]

The Department of Justice chose to ignore my email, below – and likely hundreds of others – to continue to act under Color of Law to persecute Chelsea Manning. 297 more words