• U.S. Attorney Ousted by Barr Will Testify Privately Before Congress

    1 month ago - By NY Times

    The interview with Geoffrey S. Berman, the former top federal prosecutor in Manhattan, is part of Democrats' inquiry into potential Justice Department politicization.
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  • House judiciary panel to interview ousted NY prosecutor

    1 month ago - By My Sanantonio

    WASHINGTON - The ousted former U.S. attorney for Manhattan will sit down with the House Judiciary Committee next week for a closed-door interview as the panel investigates politicization in the Justice Department.
    Geoffrey Berman, the former U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York who led investigations into allies of President Donald Trump, will appear in person for the transcribed interview July 9, according to a person familiar with the meeting who requested anonymity because it hasn't yet been announced. The committee plans to publicly release the transcript.
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  • Judiciary Committee to interview Manhattan federal prosecutor ousted by Barr

    Judiciary Committee to interview Manhattan federal prosecutor ousted by Barr

    1 month ago - By Politico

    The former top federal prosecutor in Manhattan, who resigned last month under pressure from Attorney General William Barr, will testify to the House Judiciary Committee next week about the circumstances of his departure, according to a congressional aide.
    The July 9 closed-door interview will be Congress' first foray into allegations that Barr sought to remove Geoffrey Berman as U.S. attorney to assert more control over investigations that touch closely on President Donald Trump‘s associates and personal interests. Barr has denied the suggestion.
    But Berman‘s departure followed a series of...
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