Controversy Rises Over Preet Bharara’s Dismissal

Fired U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara spoke out on Sunday with a cryptic message about his dismissal.

“By the way, now I know what the Moreland Commission must have felt like,” Bharara tweeted, referring to the Moreland Commission to Investigate Public Corruption, which investigated corruption within New York’s political system in 2013. Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) dissolved the independent body in 2014 after passing ethics reforms, but a later investigation by Bharara attempted to bring a criminal case against Cuomo himself.

Source: Huffington Post

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