"Barr was called to testify Rysslandsutredningen and their decision to censor parts of it. The white house has previously objected to the committee to allow lawyers to participate in the hearing, rather than, as is customary only to allow the elected representatives to ask questions. It was this argument a spokesperson for the justice department on Wednesday stated that the reasons for the minister to be absent."
"– He is terrified to meet the skilled lawyers, " says Nadler, who has threatened to take binding legal action, by filing a form of tuning to get Barr to the hearing."
"William Barr testified Wednesday before the senate judiciary committee, where the democrats do not have a majority and where the lawyers have not asked any questions. He then defended his assertion that president Donald Trump virtually acquitted in the Rysslandsutredningen."
"I do not believe that the government had the basis for a prosecution," said Barr before congress, where he had to answer questions about their summary of the 400 page report."