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Key takeaways from new release of Mueller investigation files

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A second round of the FBI’s interview summaries with key witnesses from former special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation was released Monday, BuzzFeed first reported.

The big picture: The cache includes summaries of FBI interviews with President Trump's former personal counsel Michael Cohen, former FBI director James Comey, former White House communications director Hope Hicks and Trump's 2016 campaign manager Corey Lewandowski.

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The Department of Justice published nearly 300 pages of memos and notes from FBI interviews with key witnesses in the Mueller investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.

The big picture: The release was in response to a Freedom of Information Act request and lawsuit from BuzzFeed and CNN.

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