Brad Heath (@bradheath )

Brad Heath

Bio DC reporter for @reuters on crime and justice. Ex-@usatoday.

Data, documents and convoluted KGB style back-door stuff.

202-527-9709, brad.heath@tr.com

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iPhone : A federal judge has BLOCKED the release of so-called zip tie guy Eric Gavelek Munchel—the Capitol rioter who invaded the Capitol with his mother—until she can review a Tennessee judges ruling on the matter.

Background, via @ColinKalmbacher and me lawandcrime.com/u-s-capitol-si…

Twitter Web App : Exclusive: Justice Department, FBI debate not charging some of the roughly 800 Capitol rioters in cases where no link seen to violence washingtonpost.com/national-secur…

iPhone : Are you trying to look up whether you or a loved one is eligible for a COVID vaccine? The The New York Times is tracking the ever-changing rules in all 50 states and will be updating this tool regularly. You can look up rules in your state, here: nytimes.com/interactive/20…

iPhone : This is quite a scoop: Bill Barrs replacement, Jeff Rosen, refused to help Trump overturn the election. Trump almost replaced him with a loyalist. But top DOJ lawyers averted this plan by saying theyd all quit if Trump did it.
nytimes.com/2021/01/22/us/…

Twitter Web App : New: Justice Dept lawyer said in court Friday it isn’t yet clear if Biden administration would release Donald Trump's tax returns to Congress. Exec branch under Trump had resisted allowing Democrat-led House Ways & Means Cmte to get the returns from Treasury Department & IRS.

Twitter Web App : A slim majority of Americans say former President Donald Trump should be convicted by the Senate of inciting an insurrection and barred from holding public office, according to a Reuters / Ipsos poll.

reuters.com/article/us-usa…

Twitter Web App : Biden has ordered an assessment of the threat we face from domestic terrorism, to be carried out by ODNI, FBI, and DHS.

Any new policies will be guided by a "respect for constitutionally protected speech and political activities," White House spox Psaki said.

Twitter Web App : The White House press corps is trying to corral Jen Psaki into answering a question about the impeachment trial, and she just won't do it.

Twitter Web App : This is an amazing claim: The defendant got kicked off a flight out of DC because he started chanting "TRUMP 2020!" and disturbing people. While waiting at the gate for the next flight, a cop is scrolling Instagram, realizes a suspect is sitting near him, and arranges his arrest. twitter.com/SeamusHughes/s…

Twitter Web App : Today in go-big-or-go-home post-election litigation, two lawyers are asking a judge in Texas to invent an entirely new system of government (and also order that they not be arrested).

courtlistener.com/recap/gov.usco…

Twitter Web App : WASHINGTON (AP) — Schumer: Pelosi will transmit Trump impeachment article Monday, triggering trial of former president.