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In politically charged Flynn case, DC circuit reaffirms limited power of judges

By Ines Kagubare

26 June 2020

In politically charged Flynn case, DC circuit reaffirms limited power of judges
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Despite concerns about political interference in DOJ cases, the DC Circuit once again said judges have extremely limited oversight powers of prosecutorial charging decisions.