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77th and 85th United States Attorney General

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William Barr: 77th and 85th United States Attorney General
William Pelham Barr is an American lawyer and government official serving as the 85th United States Attorney General, in the Donald Trump administration since February 14, 2019. He also served as the 77th Attorney General from 1991 to 1993 during the George H. W. Bush administration.

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Justice Department says Bolton 'grossly mischaracterizes' Barr's take on Trump's talks with Xi, Erdogan

National security adviser John Bolton reportedly told Attorney General William Barr he was concerned President Trump was granting "personal favors" to the presidents of Turkey and China.
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Lev Parnas accuses AG William Barr of conflict of interest, seeks special prosecutor

Lev Parnas, the ex-ally of Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani, accuses Attorney General William Barr of conflict of interest, seeks special prosecutor
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Videos for William Barr


Schumer: 'We're not trading' evidence with GOP [Video]Schumer: 'We're not trading' evidence with GOP

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer after day two of President Donald Trump's Senate impeachment trial said there are no "discussions" being had with Republicans over potential evidence or..

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Apple dropped plan for encrypting backups after FBI complained - sources [Video]Apple dropped plan for encrypting backups after FBI complained - sources

Apple dropped plans to let iPhone users fully encrypt backups of their devices in the company's iCloud service after the FBI complained that the move would harm investigations, six sources familiar..

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Saudis Withdraw 21 Cadets From US After Stabbing Spree [Video]Saudis Withdraw 21 Cadets From US After Stabbing Spree

Saudi Arabia will withdraw 21 cadets receiving military training in the United States. This is following a U.S. investigation into a Saudi officer’s fatal shooting of three Americans. The stabbing..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:36Published

DOJ watchdog: Agents probing Trump campaign broke rules, no bias [Video]DOJ watchdog: Agents probing Trump campaign broke rules, no bias

The U.S. Department of Justice's internal watchdog told Congress on Wednesday that the FBI made "basic and fundamental errors" during a politically sensitive investigation into Donald Trump's..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 03:32Published

Barr: FBI may have acted in 'bad faith' on Russia probe [Video]Barr: FBI may have acted in 'bad faith' on Russia probe

U.S. Attorney General William Barr said on Tuesday he is still not fully convinced that the FBI acted without bias when it opened its 2016 investigation into possible links between President Donald..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 02:28Published

William Barr Thinks The FBI May Have Still Acted In 'Bad Faith' [Video]William Barr Thinks The FBI May Have Still Acted In 'Bad Faith'

Attorney General William Barr said the FBI might have acted in “bad faith” launching its Russia investigation. This comes after a report by the inspector general that found the decision to be..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

Trump Attempts To Distract From Impeachment Charges [Video]Trump Attempts To Distract From Impeachment Charges

Donald Trump continues to emphasize the FBI is crooked and Democrats are against him. Attorney General William Barr agrees with Trump, saying the inspector general found “a clear abuse” of the..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

Report finds FBI probe of Trump 2016 campaign legitimate [Video]Report finds FBI probe of Trump 2016 campaign legitimate

The Department of Justice's watchdog on Monday (December 9) announced that FBI agents were 'properly authorized' to launch an investigation into then-candidate Donald Trump's political campaign,..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 03:03Published

William Barr Revealed To Have Hazed Robert Mueller [Video]William Barr Revealed To Have Hazed Robert Mueller

A new profile in New York Magazine revealed more about Attorney General William Barr. According to Business Insider, Barr’s relationship with former special counsel Robert Mueller wasn’t great...

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

 

Mexico and U.S. plan to reduce illegal arms and drug trade

Mexico and the United States have agreed on a plan to combat illicit trafficking of arms, drugs and money, the Mexican government said on Thursday, following meetings between U.S. Attorney General..
Reuters - Published

Apple refuses latest government iPhone-unlock request

apple refuses latest government iphone-unlock request
Apple turned down a request from U.S. Attorney General William Barr this week, saying it will...
WorldNews - Published

Apple doesn’t need to open iPhone shooter for US Justice

apple doesn’t need to open iphone shooter for us justice
It is the iPhone of a Saudi soldier who opened fireplace at an American military base in Florida in December, killing three and injuring eight. US Justice Minister William Barr requested Apple to..
WorldNews - Published

After Florida killings, Saudis withdraw 21 cadets from United States

after florida killings, saudis withdraw 21 cadets from united states
Saudi Arabia will withdraw 21 cadets receiving military training in the United States following a US investigation into a Saudi officer's fatal shooting of three Americans at a Florida naval base that..
WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Reuters

DOJ says Apple hasn't helped unlock Pensacola shooter's iPhones. Apple says it only asked a week ago.

Attorney General William Barr said Apple hasn't helped unlock iPhones belonging to the Saudi pilot who opened fire at Naval Air Station Pensacola.
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US attorney general: Pensacola Navy base shooting 'act of terrorism'

us attorney general: pensacola navy base shooting 'act of terrorism'
U.S. Attorney General William Barr said on Monday that the shooting by a Saudi pilot at a Navy base in Pensacola, southeastern state Florida, in December was "an act of terrorism." The evidence shows..
WorldNews - Published

U.S. presidential campaign probes to require top officials' approval: Barr

U.S. Attorney General William Barr said on Monday that he would raise the threshold needed to open counterintelligence investigations of presidential campaigns, a move that follows complaints by..
Reuters - Published

U.S. top attorney: Killing Soleimani 'legitimate,' Trump had authority

President Donald Trump clearly had authority to kill Qassem Soleimani, U.S. Attorney General William Barr said on Monday, adding that the White House consulted with his department before the strike on..
Reuters - Published

U.S. ousts 21 Saudi military personnel after Florida killings

Twenty-one Saudi military cadets undergoing U.S. training will be ousted following an investigation into the fatal shooting of three Americans by a Saudi officer at a Florida naval base that U.S...
Reuters - Published

U.S. calls shooting by Saudi officer in Florida 'act of terrorism'

The fatal shooting of three Americans by a Saudi Air Force officer at a Florida naval base last month was "an act of terrorism," U.S. Attorney General William Barr said on Monday, adding that 21 Saudi..
Reuters - Published

U.S. attorney general to visit Mexico next week: Mexican minister

U.S. Attorney General William Barr will visit Mexico next week, Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Tuesday.
Reuters - Published

Attorney General Barr wrong about role of prosecutors. Tough-on-crime stance stunts progress

Criticism of "social justice" prosecutors, threat to communities shows DOJ leaders lack vision, understanding to ensure justice system reform
USATODAY.com - Published

Is The Second Most Dangerous Man (Barr) Using The DOJ To Shield Corporations?

is the second most dangerous man (barr) using the doj to shield corporations?
Article by WN.Com Correspondent Dallas Darling There is justice, which proceeds from the courtroom and is based on fairness and the rule of law, and then there is pretended justice, which is the worst..
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Attorney General defends preserving surveillance court despite past FBI mistakes

U.S. Attorney General William Barr on Wednesday broke ranks with some fellow Republicans who have suggested the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court should be shuttered, calling it a "critical tool"..
Reuters - Published

Ex-Obama Attorney General Eric Holder says William Barr is 'unfit to lead the Justice Department'

Holder said Barr's attacks on Trump's critics sound "more like the tactics of an unscrupulous criminal defense lawyer than a U.S. attorney general."
USATODAY.com - Published

Attorney General Barr slams FBI's Russia collusion investigation, disputes new IG report

The report released Monday found no evidence of political bias behind the FBI's Russia investigation, but Attorney General William Barr disputed that.
USATODAY.com - Published

U.S. Attorney General Barr says FBI may have acted in 'bad faith' on Russia probe

U.S. Attorney General William Barr said on Tuesday he is still not fully convinced that the FBI acted without bias when it opened its 2016 investigation into possible links between President Donald..
Reuters - Published

The FBI properly, legally investigated 2016 Trump campaign. The rest is noise and spin.

Low-level misconduct had no bearing on the opening of the FBI investigation or its findings. Barr is trying to muddle that message. Don't fall for it.
USATODAY.com - Published

Barr and Durham Publicly Disagree with Horowitz Report on Russia Inquiry

The attorney general reprised his role as a vocal defender of President Trump.
NYTimes.com - Published

US Supreme Court blocks Trump bid to resume federal executions

us supreme court blocks trump bid to resume federal executions
The US Supreme Court sided with lower courts to keep executions of federal inmates temporarily on hold. The decision spoiled the Trump administration's plan to execute five federal inmates in the..
WorldNews - Published Also reported by •USATODAY.com

Mexican president eyes cooperation after U.S. meeting on security

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Friday that his government is not at odds with the Trump administration after what he called good meetings on security with U.S. Attorney General..
Reuters - Published

U.S.-Mexico talks address arms and drug trade, money laundering

High level security meetings between U.S. Attorney General William Barr and a host of Mexican officials on Thursday made progress addressing arms and drugs trafficking as well as money laundering,..
Reuters - Published

27 Years Later, Senators Want Inquiry into Barr’s Blessing of Call Logs Collection

In 1992, during his first stint as attorney general, Barr permitted the Drug Enforcement Administration to begin collecting bulk records of Americans’ international calls.
NYTimes.com - Published

Mexico, top U.S. law official Barr had 'good meeting' on cartel threat: president

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he and senior government officials had a "good meeting" with U.S. Attorney General William Barr on Thursday about the threat of Mexican drug cartels.
Reuters - Published

Mexican president hails 'good meeting' with U.S. attorney general Barr

Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he had a "good meeting" on Thursday with U.S. Attorney General William Barr, as they sought to address the threat of Mexican drug cartels, which the..
Reuters - Published

Mexico, U.S. eye cooperation in meetings sparked by cartel threat

Mexico's government said its meetings with U.S. Attorney General William Barr on Thursday will focus on bilateral cooperation, as they seek to address the threat of Mexican drug cartels, which the..
Reuters - Published

Mexico meeting with U.S. attorney general to focus on cooperation: president

Meetings between Mexican officials and U.S. Attorney General William Barr on Thursday will focus on bilateral cooperation, Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador told a regular morning news..
Reuters - Published

Dueling investigations? Days before inspector general's report on FBI's Russia investigation, Trump promotes AG probe

A report is expected to conclude FBI surveillance of a Trump campaign aide was justified. Now he's promoting an inquiry conducted by AG William Barr.
USATODAY.com - Published

U.S. Attorney General Barr to meet top Mexican officials on Thursday: Mexico government

U.S. Attorney General William Barr will meet Thursday with Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, as well as other top officials, Mexico's Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Wednesday.
Reuters - Published

Mexico to seek cooperation on arms flows with U.S. attorney general

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Wednesday his government will seek to strengthen cooperation with the United States to control the flow of "arms and dollars" during meetings this..
Reuters - Published

William Barr: 'Communities' that don't show law enforcement more respect may lose 'police protection'

William Barr made the comments, which have drawn some criticism, while awarding law enforcement officers and deputies for service in policing.
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Barr Is Said to Doubt Inspector General’s Finding on Russia Inquiry

If the attorney general rebuts the finding that the F.B.I. had sufficient cause to open the investigation, the president’s allies could use his skepticism to dismiss the entire report.
NYTimes.com - Published

House sues William Barr and Wilbur Ross over census documents

The House Oversight Committee sues attorney general and commerce secretary for ignoring requests for census documents
CBS News - Published

U.S. House panel sues Barr, Ross seeking to enforce Census probe subpoenas

U.S. House Democrats on Tuesday said they had filed a federal lawsuit seeking to enforce subpoenas against Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross as part of their..
Reuters - Published

Trump to create task force on missing and murdered Native Americans

The executive order comes after Attorney General William Barr announced a nationwide plan on Friday to address the crisis
CBS News - Published

Barr’s Legal Views Come Under Fire From Conservative-Leaning Lawyers

A speech by Mr. Barr last week, in which he argued that Mr. Trump had never overstepped his authority, so alarmed a group of lawyers that they felt compelled to push back publicly.
NYTimes.com - Published

Jeffrey Epstein was not murdered, it was a 'perfect storm of screw-ups', William Barr says

jeffrey epstein was not murdered, it was a 'perfect storm of screw-ups', william barr says
The death of financier and paedophile Jeffrey Epstein in August has been the subject of continued interest and debate. Epstein was found dead in his cell at the Metropolitan Correctional Centre in New..
WorldNews - Published

Barr Says Epstein’s Suicide Resulted From ‘Perfect Storm of Screw-Ups’

Attorney General William P. Barr acknowledged his own initial suspicion that Mr. Epstein may have been murdered but said the evidence ultimately showed the financier hanged himself.
NYTimes.com - Published

US federal executions halted over 'potentially unlawful' method

The ruling temporarily blocks a policy ordered resumed by Attorney General William Barr in July.
BBC News - Published

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