Mueller Report Will Be Released Thursday, Justice Dept. Says – The New York Times

A redacted version of the Mueller report will be released by AG Barr on Thursday.

WASHINGTON — Attorney General William P. Barr will release the highly anticipated special counsel’s report to Congress and to the public on Thursday morning, a Justice Department spokeswoman said Monday.

mueller report release date merlin_152554440_046cb6c7-a3a5-48a3-9065-74256ace3e52-superJumbo.jpgRobert S. Mueller III, the special counsel, last month in Washington. Attorney General William P. Barr said he would deliver a version of the special counsel report to Congress with delicate information redacted. (Credit Cliff Owen/Associated Press)

Mr. Barr will release the report after department lawyers black out secret grand jury testimony, classified information, material related to continuing investigations and other delicate information, said the spokeswoman, Kerri Kupec.

Investigators for the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, found no conspiracy between Russia’s 2016 election interference and Trump associates, Mr. Barr told lawmakers last month in a letter outlining their main findings. They declined to make a decision on whether President Trump illegally obstructed justice but stopped short of exonerating him, but Mr. Barr and Rod J. Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general, stepped in and concluded that Mr. Trump had not committed an obstruction offense.

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