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Glenn Kirschner: FBI Admits Failing to Investigate 4,500 Citizen Tips About Kavanaugh’s Suitability to join SCOTUS


July 23, 2021

Senator Sheldon Whitehouse and other members of Congress for the past two years have been demanding information about what the FBI did or did not do regarding investigating Brett Kavanaugh’s suitability to be a Supreme Court Justice. The FBI finally sent a letter disclosing that although it set up a citizen tip line and received approximately 4,500 tips providing information about Brett Kavanaugh, the FBI investigated none of it. This video explores the questions raised by the FBI’s failures and proposes a path by which the FBI can now make right what went so terribly wrong during the Kavanaugh confirmation process.

About Glenn Kirschner

Glenn Kirschner brings analysis and insight to legal issues of the day, drawing from his 30 years as a federal prosecutor, homicide prosecutor and Army JAG. Glenn is an NBC News and MSNBC legal analyst and teaches criminal law at George Washington University.

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