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Chuck Grassley slams Justice Department for not prosecuting employees for lying | Just The News

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“An unsettling pattern has emerged from the Department of Justice (DOJ) whereby criminal referrals by the Department of Justice, Office of Inspector General (OIG), against DOJ employees for making materially false statements are rarely prosecuted,” Grassley wrote in a letter to Attorney General Merrick Garland.

Grassley said the “most shocking example of this pattern” occurred last month after the DOJ declined to bring charges against the former FBI agents who botched the investigation of Dr. Larry Nassar, the former U.S. women's national gymnastics team physician who was sentenced to prison for assaulting gymnasts.