• Michael Cohen says DOJ acted like 'mafia' under the 'corrupt arm of the Trump administration' after the revelation it secretly obtained data from Democratic lawmakers

    11 days ago - By Business Insider

    Michael Cohen pauses while speaking with members of the media after leaving the Manhattan district attorney's office on March 19, 2021 in New York City.
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    Michael Cohen told Insider the Justice Department was corrupted by former President Donald Trump.
    The ex-president's former personal attorney was reacting to news the department spied on lawmakers.
    The department had subpoenaed Apple for data on Reps. Adam Schiff and Eric Swalwell, among others.
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    The revelation that the US Department of Justice obtained records...
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  • Deputy AG asks DOJ watchdog to investigate the Trump-era seizure of Democrats' phone data

    Deputy AG asks DOJ watchdog to investigate the Trump-era seizure of Democrats' phone data

    11 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco asked the Justice Department inspector general on Friday to open an investigation into the Trump administration's seizure of House Democrats' phone data, The Associated Press reported .
    The data was collected in 2018 as part of the Trump DOJ's investigation into leaking to the media. The New York Times reported that the DOJ seized from Apple the phone metadata of two Democrats, Reps. Adam Schiff and Eric Swalwell, on the House Intelligence Committee. The department also seized the data of family members and aides of the two...
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  • Top Senate Democrats Threaten To Compel Barr, Sessions Testimony On Efforts To Obtain Lawmakers' Data

    11 days ago - By Forbes

    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Intel Chair Adam Schiff both called for the Justice Department's inspector general to launch a probe.
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