No Signs Yet of Investigators Giving Flynn Immunity

Overview


Stephen Ryan explained that, ever since a federal appeals court ruled that a congressional grant of immunity to Oliver North in the Iran-Contra matter tainted the entire criminal case against him, Congress has been very reluctant to get in the way of the Justice Department on immunity. For that reason, Mr. Ryan pointed out, DOJ gets about 30 days to object to any congressional immunity deal before it takes effect.