“I think my reading here is correct. If so, it is the first time federal prosecutors have said they believe Donald Trump committed a felony,” former acting Solicitor General Neal Katyal added.
This is significant. The Justice Department is alleging in court that the president directed his onetime lawyer to commit two felonies.
“One of the biggest open questions is not about Mueller, but SDNY. They’ve concluded the president committed a crime, and they have hard evidence to prove it. What do they do with that? They can’t just drop it,” said MSNBC Justice and Security Analyst Matthew Miller.
Yes. So what happens now? What are we going to do about it? Link.
Of course, POTUS unlikely to be charged anyway under DOJ policy