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Reports: DOJ Review of Russia Probe Origins
Is Now Criminal Investigation

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Posted By: ladydawgfan, 10/24/2019 9:20:30 PM

The Department of Justice’s sweeping investigation into the origins of its Trump-Russia probe is now a criminal investigation, according to the New York Times and NBC News. The development comes after a Monday report stating Attorney General William Barr has expanded his department’s review, noting that U.S. Attorney John Durham, who is heading up the review, has “found something significant and critics should be careful.”


Entire article. More than a few deep staters are effectively soiling their shorts tonight!!

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Peaches 10/24/2019 9:44:32 PM (No. 216813)
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Reply 2 - Posted by: volksford 10/24/2019 9:46:50 PM (No. 216814)
Oh boy! subpoena power and a grand jury , it's going to get interesting. These subpoenas will be real unlike Schiff and Nancy's
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Reply 3 - Posted by: smcchk 10/24/2019 9:56:02 PM (No. 216817)
We can only hope and pray for some justice to be served now.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: zuker5 10/24/2019 9:59:41 PM (No. 216820)
Let me know when they actually indict someone.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Trigger2 10/24/2019 10:38:52 PM (No. 216830)
Seems to me Durham should expand his investigation into the faux Ukraine, Ukraine, Ukraine too including investigating demonrat congressional politicians like Jabba and Pencil Neck. Others too. One poster took me to another article about the soon to be released every week for eons IG report. Apparently the IG said there was little redaction. I take that to mean nothing to see if the report. The FBI/DOJ dirty rotten FISA abuse is being covered up.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: davew 10/24/2019 10:50:39 PM (No. 216834)
Schiff and Nadler have already released statements calling this a plot by Trump and his stooge Barr to obstruct their impeachment inquiry. Good luck with that tactic.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: earlybird 10/24/2019 11:02:54 PM (No. 216837)
This was evident from a similar report a few days ago in which it was also noted that “prosecutors are interviewing” those CIA analysts. Prosecutors. A change of terms indicating a change in the game...
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Reply 8 - Posted by: earlybird 10/24/2019 11:04:26 PM (No. 216839)
Re #4, that will come from the Grand Jury. They are the ones who issue indictments after reviewing evidence, hearing testimony, etc. Durham has been providing them with that…continues to do so. That is why Barr brought Durham in.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 10/24/2019 11:21:21 PM (No. 216848)
oh boy. It's the big moment we have been waiting for. Members of Obie's administration as well as senior department heads under his watch should enjoy their current remaining freedom. the grand junction has its hands full.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: janjan 10/24/2019 11:52:35 PM (No. 216857)
Once the indictments start rolling, and they will, this basement impeachment charade will go up in smoke. The Democrats have known all along that this was coming.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Omen55 10/25/2019 12:33:34 AM (No. 216880)
I can hear the sound of the cavalry CHARGING down on dem.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Texpub 10/25/2019 7:17:51 AM (No. 217013)
Who sits on the Grand Juries? Won't it be all the D.C. citizens? Can they possibly be fair? All of D.C. is a swamp. I'm afraid they will protect their own.
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