National Newswatch

Attorney General William Barr is bringing in an outside team to challenge the work of his own prosecutors in the case of Michael Flynn, President Trump’s former national security adviser, according to a person familiar with the Justice Department’s decision.

The Justice Department confirmed that Jeff Jensen, a prosecutor in the U.S. attorney’s office in St. Louis, is working closely with Flynn prosecutor Brandon Van Grack to review the case. The issue being reviewed is not related to the supervision of the case. Van Grack worked on the special counsel’s team.

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