While the draft opinion is not indicative of what the final opinion will show, USI political science professor Dr. Nicholas LaRowe says to not be surprised if the final opinion reads the same, or at least similar.
U.S. Attorney Zachary Myers says Darryl Brent Waltz, 48, of Greenwood, Indiana, pled guilty in federal court Monday to two felonies: making and receiving conduit contributions, and making false statements to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Senate Democrats say it’s important to pass federal legislation to ensure each person’s right to vote. Republican senators say bills have been passed to extend voting rights and the power of changing voting laws should remain at the state level.
Federal prosecutors argued in court documents filed Thursday that a three-judge panel of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals correctly ruled last month that the government had proven its case against Dylann Roof, despite his protestations on several points.
The investigation is yet another liability for the embattled attorney general, who is facing a years-old criminal case, a separate, newer FBI investigation, and a Republican primary opponent who is seeking to make electoral hay of the various controversies.