CNN's Jeffrey Toobin on Comey’s opening statement about Trump: "If that isn't obstruction of justice, I don't know what is"

CNN's Jeffrey Toobin on Comey’s opening statement about Trump: "If that isn't obstruction of justice, I don't know what is"

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From the June 7 edition of CNN Newsroom with Brooke Baldwin:

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JEFFREY TOOBIN: Let's just keep this in perspective. There is a criminal investigation going on of one of the president's top associates, his former national security adviser [Michael Flynn], one of the most -- handful of most important people in the government. He gets fired. He's under criminal investigation and the president brings in the FBI director [James Comey] and says, "Please stop your investigation." If that isn't obstruction of justice, I don't know what is. 

Related:

Statement for the Record, Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, James B. Comey

Previously: 

Law School Dean: Trump's Comey Actions “Are Evidence Of Obstruction Of Justice”

Fox anchor equates Trump urging Comey to drop Flynn investigation with saying "I hope it doesn't rain tomorrow"

CNN's Jeffrey Toobin: Bombshell NY Times Report On Trump Points To "Obstruction Of Justice"

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