These actions threaten to throw the Justice Department into existential crisis.
The president’s tweet and the department’s reduction of Stone’s sentencing were utterly rank and improper. The action runs counter not only to standard practice but also to the standard that the Justice Department is supposed to embody: the administration of justice without fear or favor."
Translation: If a Dem wins Barr goes to jail.
Harry Litman, is a former U.S. attorney and deputy assistant attorney general. He teaches constitutional law and national security law..