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William Barr plans to reveal extent of contacts with White House on Thursday, officials say

WASHINGTON - Attorney General William Barr plans to publicly reveal Thursday how much advance knowledge the Justice Department has given White House officials about the redacted version of special counsel Robert S. Mueller's confidential report.

At the news conference he is scheduled to hold Thursday morning, Barr plans to talk about contacts with the White House, the process of blacking out some portions of the report and whether executive privilege was invoked to withhold any information, a department

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