Appeals Court Makes Mueller Report Ruling–DOJ Must Release Some Redacted Parts Of Mueller Report

A federal appeals court ruled that the DOJ must release some pages of the Mueller report.

The pages pertaining to the individuals who were investigated by Mueller but not charged are the ones that will be released.

From The Washington Examiner:

A federal appeals court unanimously ruled that the Department of Justice must release some of the redacted parts of Robert Mueller’s special counsel report.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit ruled in favor of Buzzfeed that the DOJ must release the pages of the Mueller report that discussed individuals who were investigated by Mueller but not charged.

“The district court determined that the privacy interests of the individuals whose information DOJ withheld under the exemption were not outweighed by the public’s interest in disclosure of the redacted information,” Judge Karen Henderson said in the court’s opinion

Buzzfeed said it believed that Donald Trump Jr., the son of former President Donald Trump, was investigated by Mueller for possible campaign finance violations but was not charged. It is unclear who else might be named, but it is expected that among them are former aides to the 2016 Trump campaign.

Buzzfeed previously filed a Freedom of Information Act request for the information. The DOJ argued that releasing that information “could reasonably be expected to constitute an unwarranted invasion of personal privacy.”

The Palmieri Report is a Pro-America News Outlet founded by Jacob Palmieri. The Palmieri Report is dedicated to giving people the truth so that they can form their own informed political opinions. You can help us beat Big Tech by following us on GETTR , Telegram, and Rumble.


Share Your Thoughts

We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, profanity, vulgarity, doxing, or discourteous behavior. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain fruitful conversation.