Inquiry will examine legality of origins of Russia probe

May 14, 2019

Attorney General William Barr has appointed a US attorney to examine the origins of the Russia investigation and determine if intelligence collection involving the Trump campaign was “lawful and appropriate”, according to a person familiar with the issue.


Trump tried to seize control of Mueller probe, report says

April 18, 2019

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s report has revealed that US President Donald Trump tried to seize control of the Russia probe and force Mr Mueller’s removal to stop him from investigating potential obstruction of justice by the president.