77th and 85th United States Attorney General
William Barr ▸ Facts ▸ Comments ▸ News ▸ Videos
Flynn case to be reheard by appeals court
Credit: Reuters - Politics Duration: 01:33Published
Barr fends off Democrats' attacks over protests
Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 03:35Published
Rep. Swalwell grills Barr on Stone commutation
Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 01:46Published
Barr 'abetted' Trump's 'worst failings': Nadler
Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 01:25Published
'What enemies have I indicted?': Barr pushes back
Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 01:37Published
Nadler to Barr: 'Shame on you'
Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 00:59Published
Ousted U.S. prosecutor says Barr pressed him to resign
Credit: Reuters - Politics Duration: 02:06Published
Barr forms panel on 'anti-government extremism'
Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 01:20Published
Pelosi Rules Out Impeaching Attorney General William Barr
Credit: Wochit News Duration: 00:32Published
Partisan tensions flare at House hearing on Barr
Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 03:30Published
US Attorney General Barr To Testify Before Congress
Credit: Wochit News Duration: 00:33Published
135 Former SDNY Prosecutors Decry Ousting Of US Attorney Geoffrey Berman
Credit: Wochit News Duration: 00:34Published
Impeaching Barr a 'waste of time' -top Dem
Credit: Reuters - Politics Duration: 01:55Published
I'm not involved' -Trump on the firing of top Manhattan prosecutor
Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 00:22Published
Barr says Trump fired U.S. Attorney who refused to resign
Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 02:32Published
Facebook pulls Trump ad over 'hate' policy breach
Credit: Reuters - Politics Duration: 01:45Published
U.S. sues Bolton over publication of book
Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 02:15Published
Trump: If Bolton publishes, it's 'criminal liability'
Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 02:12Published
You Might Like
William Barr: Trump's faithful protector – and a danger to democracy?William Barr was hungry. “Mr Chairman, could we take a five-minute break?” the attorney general asked Jerry Nadler of the House of Representatives’ judiciary committee. “No,” retorted Nadler,..
Trump administration sends federal agents to three more citiesWashington, July 30 : The Donald Trump administration of the US has announced it’s sending federal agents to three more cities to deal with what it has called “violent crime”. Attorney General..
Does Trump have the right to send federal agents to quell protests?President Donald Trump's decision to dispatch federal agents to cities to put down violent protests and make arrests has drawn a wave of criticism. Senate Democrats are proposing that the next..
Fact Checking the Portland Protests: How Violent Are They?Attorney General William P. Barr said protesters had used fireworks, Tasers, pellet guns and lasers to target federal officers in Portland.
Fact Check: How Violent Are the Portland Protests?Attorney General William P. Barr said protesters had used fireworks, Tasers, pellet guns and lasers to target federal officers in Portland.
Barr, Nadler clash on federal response to unrestAttorney General William Barr clashed with the top Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee over the federal response to unrest in U.S. cities. (July 28)
A direct threat to the country': Barr waging 'war' on Justice Department to protect Trump, top Democrat saysAttorney General William Barr's leadership of Donald Trump's Justice Department represents "a direct threat to the country," House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler said on Tuesday, accusing the AG of..
Bill Barr to House lawmakers: Portland riots are 'an assault' on US governmentAttorney General William Barr's testimony comes as part of House Democrats' investigations into alleged politicization of the Justice Department.
Barr to Testify on Protest Response, Mueller Inquiry and Other IssuesThe attorney general heads to Capitol Hill this morning to testify for the first time more than a year.
Barr's House appearance, Emmy nominations, NFL training camps: 5 things to know TuesdayAttorney General William Barr is expected to address a House committee, the Emmy nominations will be announced and more news to start your Tuesday.
The unethical William Barr: 27 lawyers, 4 powerful allegations of dishonesty and deceitLawyers' complaint is shocking evidence of Barr's mendacity and a warning for us: He's America's most important public lawyer, and we can't trust him.
Portland protests: US attorney general to condemn attacks on buildingsIn congressional testimony, William Barr will defend sending federal security forces to the city.
Barr to Testify on Capitol Hill for First Time in More Than a YearThe attorney general is expected to be pressed on a host of issues, including the federal response to nationwide protests and his handling of the criminal cases of Trump advisers.
John Legend Isn't Happy About The Name of Pres. Trump's Federal Agent Surge Plan, At Allarticle-overlay-handle js-fitvids-content"> John Legend has had plenty of reason to beef with Pres. Trump lately. But on Wednesday (July 22) he found out what happens with administrations stop being..
Ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen sues William Barr for 'gag order'Michael Cohen claims he was sent back to jail in retaliation for writing a book about the president.
Barr Urges U.S. Companies to Resist Serving as ‘Pawns’ for ChinaThe attorney general accused several companies by name of appeasing an authoritarian government to preserve access to a huge consumer market.
AG Barr suggests China is 'stealing the future' as he pushes Trump administration's attacks on BeijingAttorney General William Barr: China employing 'unlawful tactics' in pursuit of global supremacy
Attorney General William Barr was once widely respected. Thanks to Trump, not anymore.Barr's repeated interventions in the Justice Department in support of Trump's political goals have blackened what was once a sterling reputation.
Top Manhattan Prosecutor Ousted by Trump Details FiringGeoffrey S. Berman told House investigators about a tense meeting in a luxury hotel room in which Attorney General William P. Barr pressured him to resign and he refused.
Geoffrey Berman to testify before House Judiciary Committee on circumstances of his firingGeoffrey Berman was fired by the president last month following an extraordinary and highly public clash with Attorney General William Barr.
Attorney General Barr shouldn't make unfounded claims about the dangers of mail-in voting.The one thing most likely to undercut public confidence in the integrity of the ballot is the false narrative being peddled by the attorney general.
U.S. Attorney Ousted by Barr Will Testify Privately Before CongressThe interview with Geoffrey S. Berman, the former top federal prosecutor in Manhattan, is part of Democrats’ inquiry into potential Justice Department politicization.
Supreme Court clears way for federal executions to resumeAttorney General William Barr announced last year the federal government would conduct its first executions since 2003 using the drug pentobarbital
Attorney General Barr creates task force to investigate anti-government extremistsThe Justice Department is taking aim at extremist groups that officials said sowed chaos during protests over the death of George Floyd.
Senate Panel Moves to Empower Justice Dept. Watchdog Over Barr’s ObjectionsAttorneys general have long sought to stop a proposed expansion of the authority of the department’s independent inspector general.
Bombshell Testimony Against Trump and BarrDamning testimony and election warnings. This is your morning tip sheet.
Prosecutors accuse Barr and Justice Department of politicizing investigations(CNN)Two prosecutors in the Justice Department will ratchet up the criticism of Attorney General William Barr on Wednesday with remarkable congressional testimony accusing senior Justice Department..
Fmr SDNY: Berman firing a 'fire alarm moment'While the standoff between Attorney General William Barr and the top federal prosecutor in Manhattan has ended, one former Assistant US Attorney is unsure the story is over. (June 22)
For Barr, Standoff With Prosecutor Adds to String of MiscuesThe attorney general has found himself at odds with the White House on high-profile issues in recent weeks.
Trump fires prosecutor who refused to resign, says U.S. attorney generalU.S. Attorney General William Barr said on Saturday that President Donald Trump has fired Attorney for the Southern District of New York Geoffrey Berman, who refused to step down over unfinished..
AP Top Stories June 20 PHere are the top stories for Saturday, June 20th: Manhattan top prosecutor leaves job after standoff with Barr; Bolton can publish book; Thousands pack Trump rally amid fears it could fuel virus;..
DOJ tries to oust US attorney investigating Trump alliesWASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department moved abruptly Friday night to oust Geoffrey S. Berman, the U.S. attorney in Manhattan overseeing key prosecutions of President Donald Trump’s allies and an..
US attorney who oversaw prosecution of Trump allies steps downBerman's sudden resignation is likely to raise additional questions from Democrats who have accused Barr of politicizing the DOJ and acting more like Trump's personal attorney than the nation's chief..
US to resume federal executions after 17 yearsShares The United States will resume federal executions on July 13, after a 17-year stay, the Justice Department said Monday. There have been just three federal execution since the death penalty was..
Trump says John Bolton's 'highly inappropriate' book could lead to chargesTrump said it would be Attorney General William Barr's job to issue charges, saying Bolton could be breaking federal law.
U.S. attorney general orders execution dates set for four federal inmatesU.S. Attorney General William Barr on Monday ordered the Federal Bureau of Prisons to schedule executions for four federal death-row inmates, the Justice Department said in a statement.
Lawmaker quizzes Attorney General Barr on protest surveillanceA U.S. senator on Thursday urged Attorney General Bill Barr to provide an account of how surveillance technology has been deployed against Americans during protests over the death of George Floyd, an..
Federal Arrests Show No Sign that Antifa Plotted ProtestsDespite claims by President Trump and Attorney General William P. Barr, there is scant evidence that loosely organized anti-fascists are a significant player in protests.
More than 1,200 former DOJ officials call for review of AG Barr's role in clearing protesters near White HouseMore than 1,200 former Justice Department staffers are calling for a review of William Barr's role in clearing protesters near the White House.
Coronavirus was Paul Manafort's ticket home. Many other old, ill, nonviolent inmates are still in prison.Attorney General Barr ordered vulnerable prisoners be moved to home confinement amid the pandemic. Advocates say many of them are still behind bars.
Prince Andrew won't be extradited over Epstein investigation, says US attorney general'I don't think it's a question of handing him over,' William Barr says. 'I think it's just a question of having him provide some evidence'
Contradicting Trump, Barr Says Bunker Visit Was for Safety, Not an ‘Inspection’The attorney general’s account stood in direct contrast to the version that the president offered last week when he suggested he had merely been looking the place over.
Barr contradicts Trump's claim he went to the White House bunker to inspect it, rejects calls to defund policeAttorney General William Barr contradicts Trump's bunker claims and also says that defunding police departments is both "dangerous" and "wrong."
No plans to extradite Prince Andrew to US as part of Epstein investigation – BarrLawyers for Britain’s Prince Andrew on Monday hit back at claims that he was not co-operating with US prosecutors investigating the late financier Jeffrey Epstein, suggesting they were seeking..
U.S. says no extradition for Prince Andrew over Epstein caseU.S. Attorney General William Barr said on Monday there were no plans to extradite Britain's Prince Andrew to the United States for questionining in the sex crimes case involving late financier Jeffrey..
Attorney General Bill Barr Denies Nation's Police Are Systemically RacistAttorney General Bill Barr said Sunday that he does not believe that there is systemic racism in the nation’s police force, contradicting a staggering body of evidence that shows racial bias in..
Barr Says There Is No Systemic Racism in PolicingThe attorney general’s remarks, which mirrored those of other administration officials, came as the president was scheduled to meet with law enforcement officials at the White House.
Congress must impeach Trump's enabler in corruption, oppression, Attorney General Bill BarrAttorney General Barr is too dangerous to democracy and to the well-being of Americans to be left in place. He must be removed from office.
Civil rights groups sue Trump over assault on peaceful protesters near White HouseThe American Civil Liberties Union and other civil rights groups are suing Donald Trump, William Barr and other federal officials over the assault on peaceful protesters near the White House on Monday..
AG Barr defends clearing protest near White House, disputes claims demonstration was peaceful"It was not a political act," Barr said of the visit where the president was photographed with a bible. "It was entirely appropriate for him to do."