Wednesday, May 30, 2018

FBI violated own rulebook by taking steps to recruit, use Trump campaign ‘spy’: Experts


There's some serious wrong doing to be sorted out if only Jeff Sessions would wake up from his yearlong nap.
Washington Times reports the FBI’s own guidelines restrict the deployment of informants to spy on Americans, such as the bureau’s decision to plant a human source among Donald Trump’s presidential campaign aides.

The cautionary regulation is contained in the FBI’s nearly 700-page Domestic Investigations and Operations Guide. The restrictions are prompting national security analysts to say the FBI should have heeded its own rulebook, which encourages alternatives to human spies in any investigation, much less one into a presidential political campaign.


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