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May 28 2023
State police probe 2 Rockport deaths
The Arkansas State Police on Saturday was investigating the deaths of a Rockport couple that investigators think was a murder-suicide, a news release from the agency states.
A family member found David Lewis, 55, and Kesha Lewis, 49, dead inside their home at 351 Military Road in the Hot Spring County town on Friday, the release states.
Authorities transported the bodies to theArkansas Democrat-Gazette
May 25 2023
Texas Lawmakers Urge Impeaching AG After GOP Probe
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton teetered on the brink of impeachment Thursday after years of scandal, criminal charges and corruption accusations that the state's Republican majority had largely met with silence until now. In an unanimous decision, a Republican-led House investigative committee that spent months quietly looking into Paxton recommended impeaching the state's top lawyer. TheNewsmax (News)
May 25 2023
IRS Whistleblower Goes On Camera With Hunter Biden Probe Claims
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) whistleblower who claims the criminal investigation into Hunter Biden is being mishandled has revealed his identity. Gary Shapley, a supervisory special agent, appeared on-camera Wednesday night for an interview with CBS News a little more than a week after he said his entire team was abruptly removed from the case at the behest of the Department of Justice (The Daily Wire
May 25 2023
Hunter Biden Probe Tensions Mounted, IRS Agent Alleges
In a charged meeting last year, federal prosecutors were informed of investigators’ “longstanding concerns” about what they described as irregularities in the handling of the Justice Department’s criminal investigation into President Biden’s son, Hunter Biden, a lawyer for an IRS supervisory agent said in a letter.
The letter to the Office of Special Counsel, an independentWall Street Journal (News)
May 24 2023
IRS worked overtime to probe Twitter Files journalist Matt Taibbi
The IRS really must have wanted to investigate Matt Taibbi, the Twitter Files journalist.
Records produced to Congress show that the tax agency opened an examination of Mr. Taibbi’s 2018 return last Christmas Eve, according to House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jim Jordan.
The records also show that Mr. Taibbi was able to resolve the tax issue quickly, did not owe the IRSWashington Times
May 24 2023
IRS: DOJ Responsible for Whistleblower Purge from Hunter's Tax Probe
IRS Commissioner Daniel Werfel told Congress the Justice Department (DOJ) made the decision to purge an IRS whistleblower from the DOJ’s probe into Hunter Biden, according to a letter sent to House Ways and Means Committee Chair Jason Smith (R-MO). Werfel’s letter on May 17 responded to Smith’s May 16 inquiry about concerns that a high-ranking IRS agent faced retaliation for raising red flagsBreitbart News
May 26 2023
Durham to Testify Before House Judiciary Committee on ‘Seriously Flawed’ Russia Probe
Special counsel John Durham will testify before the House Judiciary Committee on his report excoriating the FBI’s “seriously flawed” investigation of whether former President Donald Trump colluded with Russia to interfere in the 2016 presidential election, The Epoch Times has confirmed. The hearing, scheduled for June 21, will follow Durham’s closed-door briefing with the House IntelligenceNTD
May 23 2023
Harlan Crow refuses to cooperate with Dem senators’ Supreme Court probe
Real-estate billionaire and GOP megadonor Harlan Crow, who has come under fire for his mysterious relationship with Justice Clarence Thomas, is refusing to cooperate with a Senate Judiciary Committee probe.
In a Monday night letter to Judiciary Chair Dick Durbin, obtained by POLITICO, Crow’s lawyer said the panel did not have “the authority to investigate Mr. Crow’s personalPolitico
May 25 2023
IRS Whistleblower Breaks Silence On DOJ’s Handling Of Hunter Biden Tax Probe
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) whistleblower who sounded the alarm on the Department of Justice’s handling of the Hunter Biden tax probe broke his silence Wednesday evening. The IRS agent blew the whistle on a DOJ investigation into President Joe Biden‘s son’s alleged tax fraud and financial crimes, according to CBS News. Gary Shapley, who has been with the agency for 14 years, believed itThe Daily Caller
May 16 2023
Ukraine detains Supreme Court head in corruption probe
Two Ukrainian anti-corruption agencies said on Tuesday that the top judge in the country's highest court was in detention, a day after they announced a seizure of cash and a suspected corruption case at the Supreme Court.
"At this time, the head of the Supreme Court has been detained and measures are being taken to check other individuals for involvement in criminal activity,"Deutsche Welle