New special counsel has a long career of confronting corruption

New special counsel has a long career of confronting corruption

WASHINGTON (AP) — The year was 2010, and the Justice Department’s prestigious Public Integrity Section was still recovering from a costly debacle over the withholding of exculpatory evidence in a case against Alaska Sen. Ted Stevens. The crisis had prompted then-Attorney General Eric Holder, in a remarkable move, to ask a judge to throw out … Read more