Bill Barr Could Lose Law License After NYC Bar Association Urges Congress To Investigate Him For Bias
The New York City Bar Association is now urging Congress to investigate Attorney General Bill Barr for using his position to be politically biased.
According to Bloomberg, the Bar Association feels as if Barr is using his position to encourage “political partisans willing to use the levers of government to empower certain groups over others.”
The association also accuses Barr of disregarding “fundamental obligations in several public statements during the past few months,” including his duty to “act impartially, to avoid even the appearance of partiality and impropriety, and to avoid manifesting bias, prejudice or partisanship in the exercise of official responsibilities.”
According to Bloomberg, this “appears to be the first time the New York bar or any comparable bar association has asked Congress to investigate a sitting attorney general.”
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