Independent Counsels, Special Prosecutors, Special Counsels, and the Role of Congress

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Report that provides information on the procedure for the appointment of an "independent counsel," a "special prosecutor," or a "special counsel" to investigate and prosecute potential or possible violations of federal criminal law by officials in the executive branch of the federal government and in federal agencies.

Creator(s): Maskell, Jack
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: June 20, 2013
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Maskell, Jack

Legislative Attorney

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: June 20, 2013
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United States
Description:

Report that provides information on the procedure for the appointment of an "independent counsel," a "special prosecutor," or a "special counsel" to investigate and prosecute potential or possible violations of federal criminal law by officials in the executive branch of the federal government and in federal agencies.

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8 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Resource Type: Report
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