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Fast and Furious: DOJ Wants Executive Privilege Lawsuit Dropped

joethibo Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 6:03 PM
Hey Holder just release the documents and then there is no reason to sue anyone unless you lied under oath. Then you need to be tried for breaking the law just like anyone under oath.

In June, President Obama asserted executive privilege over Fast and Furious documents just moments before Attorney General Eric Holder was voted in contempt by the House Oversight Committee.  The House Oversight Committee then filed a lawsuit to challenge the executive privilege. President Obama claimed for more than a year Fast and Furious was a "low level, rogue operation" based in Phoenix but asserted executive privilege anyway. Now, the Department of Justice is asking for the lawsuit to be dismissed.

The Justice Department on Monday night sought dismissal of a lawsuit by a Republican-led House of Representatives...