Appearance of Impropriety

Daily CallerThe documents show that Andrew Weissmann arranged a meeting with DOJ and FBI officials and four Associated Press reporters on April 11, 2017, just over a month before Mueller was appointed special counsel.

Manafort’s lawyers obtained the documents on June 29 and revealed them in a briefing filed in federal court in Virginia. The attorneys are pushing for a hearing into what they say are possible leaks of secret grand jury information, false information and potentially classified materials from the meeting.

The reporters also provided information to Weissman, reportedly the location of a storage unit and the code to open it. Did they get the code via legal means?

This entry was published Tue Jul 10 09:50:17 CDT 2018 by TriggerFinger and last updated 2018-07-10 09:50:17.0. [Tweet]

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