Mueller report to be released on Thursday: 5 things to look for

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President Donald Trump on Monday once again hit out at special counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russian election interference, calling it a "hoax" perpetuated by "Trump Haters".

The Justice Department is planning to release the 400-page report to both Congress and the public.

The plan to release the redacted report on Thursday means that all of Washington will be on edge this week anticipating the almost 400-page report from the special counsel. Two days later, Barr summarized Mueller's conclusions in a four-page letter.

Barr wrote Congressional leaders last month with the special counsel's top-line findings, revealing that Team Mueller concluded that the Trump campaign did not collude with Russian Federation.

"The Special Counsel. did not draw a conclusion - one way or the other - as to whether the examined conduct constituted obstruction", Barr wrote.

Barr stepped on his own announcement that the redacted report would likely be out some day this week when he told a Senate committee he believes the Department of Justice, under the previous administration, spied on Donald Trump's campaign.

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Barr is shielding four specific categories of information: grand jury material, details whose public release could harm ongoing investigations, any information that would "potentially compromise sources and methods" in intelligence collection, and anything that would "unduly infringe on the personal privacy and reputational interests of peripheral third parties". Trump tweeted. "Attorney General Barr will make the decision!"

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Last month, Mueller submitted his nearly 400-page report to the Justice Department for review by the attorney general and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein.

But the extent of Barr's redactions could prove controversial and leave many dissatified.

Since Barr released his letter, Trump has set his sights on the Federal Bureau of Investigation and accused the Obama Justice Department of spying on his campaign.

On Sunday Jerrold Nadler, the chairman of the House judiciary committee, claimed the full report may still reveal "proof of very bad deeds". Chairman Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., has threatened to subpoena the Justice Department to release Mueller's report and related documents, if he and Barr can not come to an agreement over redactions and the special counsel's underlying evidence.

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