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Trump Justice Department Orders FBI to Probe Weinstein

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John Smith
Trump Justice Department Orders FBI to Probe Weinstein

From The Daily Mail: "The FBI has opened an investigation into Harvey Weinstein, DailyMail.com has exclusively learned."

"DailyMail.com understands the move came at the behest of the Department of Justice, run by Donald Trump's Attorney General Jeff Sessions, which instructed the bureau to investigate the mounting allegations leveled at the movie mogul."

"While it is unknown whether the DOJ order came directly from Sessions, the move is likely to be seen in a political light given Weinstein's friendship with Trump foe Hillary Clinton."

"The move by the DOJ came amid rumors that Weinstein plans to head to Europe for sex rehab – leading to fears of a Roman Polanski-style situation where he dodges prosecution in the U.S."

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