William Barr replaces prisons director following Jeffrey Epstein suicide – live

Attorney general gave no reason for Hugh Hurwitz’s reassignment, but the move comes as the bureau faces scrutiny after financier’s death Sign up to the US briefing and get a new perspective 6.18pm BST The acting director of the federal Bureau of Prisons has been removed from his position more than a week after millionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein took his own life while in federal custody, the AP reports: William…

August 20, 2019