The AG's letter to the bureau of investigation says one prosecutor even steered police away from arresting the McMichaels before he was formally appointed to the case.
AG Bill Barr had said the executions would rely on a single drug instead of the three-drug cocktail typically used.
A letter from Shepard's parents attacking Barr was read aloud during a ceremony inside the Justice Department.
The plan would have effectively gutted the landmark agreement that established standards for the treatment of unaccompanied migrant kids
Investigators who worked on the probe are frustrated with the attorney general
The DOJ released a scathing 56-page report on Wednesday that details the "deplorable conditions" in 16 Alabama prisons.
They're not accepting the attorney general's promise of a mid-April redacted release
Beijing is standing behind one of its most prestigious companies and urged Washington to “stop the unreasonable crackdown.”
Gun rights groups are ready to fight Trump's ban on the accessory that fueled the Las Vegas massacre
“In the coming days, an estimated half a million bump stock owners will have the difficult decision of either destroying or surrendering their valuable property"
Senators are suing to get "unconfirmed lackey" Matt Whitaker’s appointment declared unconstitutional
"The stakes are too high to allow the president to install an unconfirmed lackey ... whose stated purpose, apparently, is undermining a major investigation into the president"
“The news that criminal charges have apparently been filed against Mr. Assange is even more troubling than the haphazard manner in which that information has been revealed.”