Mueller's approach has been to classify everything and then leak selectively. We've seen this same tactic being employed by the FBI leadership.
This entire investigation has been a series of efforts to keep everything secret while implying the very worst. And now Mueller Inc. would like to extend that to what is supposed to be a public trial.
Special counsel Robert Mueller made an unusual request Thursday to keep a Trump campaign-related portion of Paul Manafort’s trial confidential because it uncovered “substantive evidence” relating to the ongoing investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election.
The evidence was revealed during a private discussion between federal Virginia Judge T.S. Ellis and lawyers representing Manafort and his former associate Rick Gates, Mueller charged in a filing.
You know which kind of government conducts secret trials and uses secret evidence? A police state.