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The Beat with Ari Melber

Why the DOJ is Giving Mueller extra power in Trump probe

A federal judge in the case against Paul Manafort is questioning if Mueller is exceeding his authority. Trump defenders say Mueller is going beyond his jurisdiction, which is to investigate links or collusion between Trump campaign officials and Russia. Ari Melber walks through the criticisms of Mueller’s scope and breaks down the limits to Mueller’s power.

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