Barr 'Wrong' That Mueller Outcome Should've Meant No Probe

Law360 (May 1, 2019, 9:07 PM EDT) -- U.S. Attorney General William Barr suggested Wednesday that since special counsel Robert Mueller didn't decide whether or not President Donald Trump committed a crime, maybe he shouldn't have investigated Trump at all — a position that struck some legal observers as wrong.

U.S. Attorney General William Barr testifies during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday. (AP) Mueller declined to decide whether or not Trump tried to obstruct the probe into contacts between his presidential campaign and Russia. In his first congressional appearance since the release of Mueller's report, Barr told the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday that...

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