By Tal Fortgang Corey Lewandowski’s congressional testimony this week — confirming that President Trump had directed him to contact Attorney General Sessions and ask that the Mueller investigation be shut down — excited interest among some commentators. For them, this confirmed that the president had obstructed justice by engaging in a corrupt act.
This is a mistaken interpretation of what is a corrupt act in the context of an alleged obstruction of justice. Bringing a little common sense to their judgments would have helped these commentators — along with Democratic members of the House Judiciary Committee as they conduct an impeachment probe — to …read more
Source:: Marc Thiessen