U.S. Justice Dept issues new policy on communications with White House

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FILE PHOTO: A general view in the hours before U.S. President Joe Biden and German Chancellor Angela Merkel's meeting at the White House in Washington
FILE PHOTO: A general view in the hours before U.S. President Joe Biden and German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s meeting at the White House in Washington, U.S. July 15, 2021. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

July 21, 2021

By Jan Wolfe and Sarah N. Lynch

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland on Wednesday handed down new policies governing the Justice Department’s interactions with the White House aimed at minimizing political inteference in law enforcement, according to a memo seen by Reuters.

(Reporting by Jan Wolfe)