The Supreme Court on Friday granted an emergency request from the
Department of Justice to block enforcement of an order to release grand
jury materials from former Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation
into Russian interference in the 2016 election and alleged Trump campaign
collusion in those efforts.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, better
known as the D.C. Circuit Court, ruled in March that the House Judiciary
Committee, led by Rep. Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., could view secret grand jury
papers that had previously been redacted in Mueller's original report. The
House investigators are seeking that information ostensibly as part of an
impeachment investigation against Trump despite the fact Trump was
acquitted earlier this year of unrelated articles of impeachment.
"Almost a year ago, the Judiciary Committee requested access to the grand
jury materials contained in Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Report,"
Nadler said when he got the favorable ruling two months ago. "The Justice
Department has consistently provided grand jury material to the Committee
in past investigations involving presidential misconduct — but Attorney
General Barr chose to break from that long-standing practice, and DOJ
radically altered its position in an attempt to withhold this
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But the Supreme Court on Friday blocked the lower court's order, which
gave the DOJ a deadline of Monday to turn over the documents.
In an order signed by Chief Justice John Roberts, it further requested
that lawyers for the House Judiciary Committee respond with arguments
against why the unredacted Mueller documents should be turned over by May
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The Supreme Court would then issue a final order on whether or not the DOJ
will be forced to hand over the documents.
House Intelligence Committee transcripts released Thursday night indicated
that top Obama officials acknowledged that they knew of no “empirical
evidence” of a conspiracy between the Trump campaign and Russia in the
2016 election, despite their concerns and suspicions.
Fox News' Ronn Blitzer and Brooke Singman contributed to this report.
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