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Why Robert Mueller’s Facebook Warrant Is a Huge Deal

The warrant has the potential to profoundly change this investigation—as well as its fallout.

Special counsel Robert Mueller
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The recent news that Robert Mueller obtained a search warrant for the contents of Facebook accounts associated with Russian operatives trying to undermine the 2016 presidential election was a key turning point in our knowledge of his investigation that could transform the scope of the inquiry and the legal strategy of the people in the special…