Goverment v Government

No person…shall be compelled in any criminal case to be a witness against himself…. – Amendment V

IRS official Lois Lerner goes to Congress again in the investigation of the IRS scandal, and she takes the 5th Amendment. But can a Government Official, presumably acting in the name of the Government, claim that the Government is not going to cooperate with the Government when the Government is investigating the Government?

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Posted on March 18, 2014, in 5th Amendment, Podcast and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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