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Why a contempt case against Jeffrey Clark is a much tougher call for Biden's Justice Department compared with Steve Bannon

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Jeffrey Clark. a former top Trump DOJ official, is defying congressional investigations into the January 6 riot at the Capitol. SUSAN WALSH/POOL/AFP via Getty Images
The House is set to refer another Trump ally to DOJ for a contempt-of-Congress prosecution.
But the Justice Department is expected to have a more difficult decision in charging Jeffrey Clark.
Clark refused to answer lawmakers' questions about Trump's effort to overturn the 2020 election.
After going decades without prosecuting anyone for blowing off Congressional investigators, the Justice Department ended its drought by...
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DOJ Lawyer Who Walked Out of Jan. 6 Panel Interview Faces Contempt Charges

1 month ago   |   By Newsweek

The House could vote on whether to charge Jeffrey Clark with criminal contempt as soon as Thursday.
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Jan. 6 panel to take up contempt referral for former DOJ official Jeffrey Clark

Jan. 6 panel to take up contempt referral for former DOJ official Jeffrey Clark

1 month ago   |   By NPR

Clark, who had promised to pursue former President Donald Trump's false election fraud claims, appeared for a deposition, but the select committee said Clark failed to cooperate.
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Jan. 6 panel to vote on contempt against former DOJ official

1 month ago   |   By Star Tribune

The House panel investigating the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol insurrection will vote on pursuing contempt charges against a former Justice Department official Wednesday as the committee aggressively seeks to gain answers about the violent attack by former President Donald Trump's supporters.
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