Prosecutor named to probe U.S. attorneys' firings

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    WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Michael Mukasey appointed a prosecutor Monday to pursue possible criminal charges against Republicans who were involved in the controversial firings of U.S. attorneys.

    His move follows the leading recommendation of a Justice Department investigation that harshly criticized Bush administration officials, members of Congress and their aides for the ousters, which were seen by many as politically motivated.

    The Associated Press: Prosecutor named to probe US attorneys' firings
     

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