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Trump Prosecutors See Evidence for Bringing Obstruction Case (2)

Oct. 19, 2022, 2:27 PM

A group of Justice Department prosecutors believe there is sufficient evidence to charge Donald Trump with obstruction of justice, but the path to an actual indictment is far from clear.

The team that’s part of the classified records probe has not yet made a formal recommendation to Attorney General Merrick Garland, who would ultimately approve or reject such a move, according to people familiar with the matter. It’s also unlikely officials would bring only obstruction charges amid several other Trump investigations into potential crimes, the people said.

Watch: Prosecutors try to build their case against President Donald Trump.
Source: Bloomberg

In addition, while some Federal Bureau of Investigation agents oppose bringing ...