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So, as I have been warning for quite some time, it turns out that, at least according to Attorney General Bill Barr’s summary of Robert Mueller’s conclusions, President Donald Trump is not a “Manchurian Candidate,” Mueller is not James Bond, and Trump is not going to be removed from office, at least not in his first term. Putting aside for now the many issues related to how much of the news media bought into a false narrative of Trump “collusion” with Russia and held onto it (partly because Mueller did nothing at all to tamp it down) long after there were clearly major problems with the theory, there was one surprising element of yesterday’s big reveal which is worthy of immediate analysis. This is the decision by AG Barr to effectively veto Mueller’s case that Trump had obstructed justice in the Russia investigation, and to Continue reading "Why the Barr/Trump ‘President Can’t Obstruct Justice Without a Crime’ Precedent Is Very Wrong"