1/ Doing research into our upcoming deep dive series into the Mueller Report and I have a question: we know that Mueller didn't charge obstruction in Volume II because of the DoJ policy that disallows indicting a sitting president, but...
2/ Are we sure we are correct in our speculation that coordination and conspiracy weren't charged because of insufficient evidence? In the justice manual as described on page 9 of volume I, Special Counsel points out that to bring charges...
3/ Would prosecuting the crime serve a substantial federal interest that couldn't be satisfied elsewhere or by NON-CRIMINAL alternatives. Considering the counterintelligence piece isn't addressed in this report and could be open and ongoing...
4/ What if SCO felt that federal interests could be better served by a counterintelligence investigation into Trump/Russia coordination and conspiracy? Then all the activity outlined in Volume I with all the Russia contacts would not meet the standards...
5/ set forth in the justice manual. So we have to ask ourselves: were crimes not charged because Mueller lacked key pieces of evidence or because prosecuting these as crimes could be satisfied elsewhere in non-criminal alternatives such as a counterintel investigation?
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