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Durham subpoenas more records from Perkins Coie


CNNSpecial Counsel John Durham has issued a new set of subpoenas, including to a law firm with close ties to Hillary Clinton's 2016 campaign, an indication that Durham could be trying to build a broader criminal case, according to people briefed on the matter. So far, Durham's two-year probe into the FBI's Russia investigation hasn't brought about the cases Republicans has hoped it would.
The grand jury subpoenas for documents came earlier this month after Durham charged Clinton campaign lawyer Michael Sussmann with lying to the FBI in a September 2016 meeting. During that meeting, Sussmann handed over data purporting to show links between the Trump Organization and Russia's Alfa Bank. That tip became part of the FBI's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election but the FBI ultimately couldn't find evidence of a link.

The only thing we can really solidly read into this is that Durham is likely going after more people than Sussman.

This entry was published Fri Oct 15 23:36:58 CDT 2021 by TriggerFinger and last updated 2021-10-15 23:36:58.0. [Tweet]

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