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The DOJ supports its petition
for writ of mandate
with an explosive brief

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Posted By: Magnante, 6/2/2020 9:02:48 AM

It was highly unusual for the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals to order Judge Emmett Sullivan to explain his refusal to grant General Michael Flynn’s motion to dismiss. That made it easy to miss that it also allowed the Department of Justice the right to file a brief supporting its petition. Sullivan filed his pathetic and dishonest brief on Monday. The DOJ’s brief, however, is filled with devastating facts and entirely on-point legal authority. What makes it even more compelling is its front page, which is weighted with the names of big guns. The DOJ is taking this matter very seriously.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Jerseyden 6/2/2020 9:34:01 AM (No. 429287)
In my opinion Sullivan is trying to set himself up for a Supreme Court spot in case the Dems win in November. By showing his complete disregard for the law and contempt for the constitution he is just what the Dems want.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: HotRod 6/2/2020 9:59:24 AM (No. 429330)
When was the last time Sullivan acted as a judge, instead of a democrat operative? The man has no shame!
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Reply 3 - Posted by: oldmagnolia 6/2/2020 10:38:57 AM (No. 429382)
It is passed the time that this "judge" should be impeached, disbarred and removed from the bench. He is a DNC operative.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: mathman 6/2/2020 11:00:20 AM (No. 429426)
Judge Sullivan is no judge. He is unfit for the post. He can't write an intelligible brief. He can't reason on the basis of statute law. He is being controlled somehow, although I do not know the details. I think it is an attempt to defend Obama. Obama ordered the hit on Flynn. Flynn was trying to take down the Deep State. So he had to go. I guess knowledge of the law is no longer a requirement for a judge.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 6/2/2020 12:17:48 PM (No. 429580)
The DOJ has just publicly bitchslapped Judge Sullivan by releasing this brief, which exposes Sullivan as a liberal hack doing whatever he could to protect the Deep State from Gen. Flynn suing corrupt individuals within gvt. institutions into oblivion. Get ready Comey, McCabe et. al., Durham is coming for YOU.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: DVC 6/2/2020 3:53:52 PM (No. 429900)
Sullivan has nothing left. His reply was baloney, but nicely written, and will convince no one. I think it is highly likely that the writ will be granted and the Flynn matter will be over soon, with Flynn walking free.
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