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Berman's ouster is Barr's latest push for tighter control under Trump

  • This is the office investigating Rudy Giuliani, President Donald Trump's friend and personal lawyer, and Berman limited his briefings with Barr, curbing efforts by the attorney general to keep close tabs on this and other potentially sensitive cases, say people familiar with interactions between the two.
  • Carpenito, in a conference call Saturday morning, told prosecutors and staff in his New Jersey office that had Barr called him on Friday and told him Berman was stepping down, and asked him to take over SDNY until Trump's nominee was confirmed by the Senate, according to a person familiar with the call.
  • Soon after Barr took office, Berman's office gave the attorney general a briefing on an ongoing investigation into Ukrainian associates of Giuliani, the President's personal lawyer, according to people briefed on the matter.

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