A national joint effort of local, state and federal authorities is required to do justice in these cases.
Shan Wu is a former federal prosecutor and CNN legal analyst who served as counsel to Attorney General Janet Reno. He practices law in Washington, D.C.
One of the great unknowns facing Biden's incoming DOJ team is whether the origins of the Hunter Biden investigation, initiated under Attorney General Jeff Sessions, are righteous.
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The attorney general is interfering with career prosecutors in ways that are unprecedented.
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