Mueller investigated 'a member of the news media' suspected of participating in the 2016 plot to hack and share Dems' emails, the DOJ said

Sep 02, 2021 - Business Insider
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Special Counsel Robert Mueller had investigated an unidentified "member of the news media" who was suspected of hacking senior Democrats' emails accounts and leaking their contents during the 2016 election, The New York Times reported, citing a new Justice Department release.

The DOJ announced the news in an amendment published on Wednesday to a report about the department's use of subpoenas and other legal tools used in 2018 against memb...