Trump claims that former presidents are above the law. That flies in the face of the country's history, common practice and conception as a democratic republic.
"If you don't at least look at this with the closest possible microscope, you're basically saying that a president is completely above the law," the attorney said.
Ashli Babbitt was killed at the Capitol and hundreds of others face criminal records and prison for taking part in Trump’s attempt to overthrow democracy.
President-elect Joe Biden's administration has “many priorities,” Sen. Dick Durbin said. “Those should not be the first.”
A week after promising to crack down on corporate crime, the Obama administration may have gotten its chance with Volkswagen.