Mark and Charlie's Blog

Blog > Mark and Charlie's Blog > IRS lawyer: Lois Lerner's Blackberry deliberately destroyed after start of congressional probe

IRS lawyer: Lois Lerner's Blackberry deliberately destroyed after start of congressional probe

Lois Lerner’s Blackberry was intentionally destroyed after Congress had begun its probe into IRS targeting of conservative groups, a senior IRS lawyer acknowledged in a sworn declaration.

Thomas Kane, Deputy Assistant Chief Counsel for the IRS, wrote in the declaration, part of a lawsuit filed by Judicial Watch against the IRS, that the Blackberry was "removed or wiped clean of any sensitive or proprietary information and removed as scrap for disposal in June 2012."

Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2014/08/27/lois-lerner-blackberry-deliberately-destroyed-after-start-congressional-probe/

More than 2,000 physicians announced their support Thursday for a single-payer national health care system,...
Donald Trump's march to the White House encountered fierce resistance from his own party Thursday as senior...
For his first act as the presumptive Republican nominee, Donald J. Trump strode on stage, extended his arms and...
General Motors Co. and Lyft Inc. within a year will begin testing a fleet of self-driving Chevrolet Bolt electric...
Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump told my colleague Robert Costa that he is eager to start...