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Attorney General William Barr attending an event in the East Room of The White House with President Donald Trump commemorating a record of judicial confirmations by the Republican controlled Senate, on Nov. 6, 2019. Photo: Diego M. Radzinschi/ALM

U.S. District Judge Carol Bagley Amon of the Eastern District of New York on Wednesday granted prosecutors’ motion to dismiss drug trafficking and money laundering charges against a former Mexican cabinet secretary, noting that the decision to dismiss came from “the highest level of government.”

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Jane Wester

Jane Wester is a litigation reporter for the New York Law Journal. Email her at [email protected] or find her on Twitter @janewester.

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