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U.S. Attorney General William Barr listens during a Department of Justice African American History Month Observance Program at the Department of Justice February 26, 2019 in Washington, DC

Attorney General William Barr has tapped an outside prosecutor to investigate allegations of ‘unmasking’ related to the Russia probe

The inquiry "can shed light on and give us a better understanding of what happened with respect to President Trump" and his campaign, a DOJ spokesperson said.
U.S. Attorney General William Barr listens during a Department of Justice African American History Month Observance Program at the Department of Justice February 26, 2019 in Washington, DC

Barr says he doesn’t expect Obama and Biden to be investigated as part of the DOJ’s internal investigation into the origins of the Russia ...

Attorney General William Barr criticized "increasing attempts to use the criminal justice system as a political weapon."
US Attorney General William Barr.

For months, Apple said it wouldn’t break into an iPhone for the FBI. Attorney General Barr just said the FBI was able to do it without AppleR...

The FBI said it managed to gain access to the Pensacola shooter's iPhone, raising questions about Apple's role in matters of national security.

Federal judge halts the Justice Department’s effort to drop its case against Michael Flynn

Judge Emmet Sullivan said that because of the political nature of the case, he expected third parties to weigh in on the matter in the coming days.
US President Donald Trump listens with Vice President Mike Pence as U.S. Attorney General William Barr addresses coronavirus task force daily briefing at the White House in Washington, U.S., March 23, 2020

Attorney General Bill Barr threatens that the Department of Justice could sue states over prolonged social distancing

While conceding that shelter-in-place orders have done good, the attorney general suggested he might sue states that keep such orders in place.
Ivanka Trump is pictured with Australian Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton (next to her in a black suit and pink tie) in this picture tweeted by the Australian embassy in the US.

An Australian minister was pictured next to Ivanka Trump days before testing positive for the coronavirus

In a March 5 picture Ivanka Trump was seen with Peter Dutton at a justice department event. Dutton has tested positive for the coronavirus.
Roger Stone, longtime political ally of US President Donald Trump, flashes a trademark Nixon victory gesture as he departs following a status conference in the criminal case against him brought by Special Counsel Robert Mueller at US District Court in Washington, US, February 1, 2019.

Trump goes after Roger Stone juror as judge says the risk of intimidation is ‘extremely high’

President Trump's tweet further complicates the Stone case, where a judge put in place restrictions to protect jurors ahead of a retrial hearing.

Attorney General William Barr reportedly told people that he is considering quitting over Trump interference in DOJ cases

Justice Department spokeswoman Kerri Kupec denied the rumors of Barr's intention to resign in a tweet, saying Barr "has no plans to resign."
Attorney General Barr.

Trump declares himself the ‘chief law-enforcement officer of the United States’ and admits he makes Attorney General Barr’s job hard...

Trump falsely called himself the US's top law-enforcement officer and acknowledged he makes the attorney general's "job harder."

More than 2,000 former Justice Department officials have signed the letter calling for William Barr’s resignation after his handling of Roger St...

"Mr. Barr's actions in doing the President's personal bidding unfortunately speak louder than his words," the former DOJ officials wrote.