Hillary Clinton’s email use lays bare, just days before the election, tensions inside the bureau and the Justice Department over how to investigate the Democratic presidential nominee.The surprise disclosure that agents from the Federal Bureau of Investigation are taking a new look at
Investigators found 650,000
emails on a laptop used by former Rep. Anthony Weiner and his estranged
wife Huma Abedin, a close Clinton aide, and underlying metadata suggests
thousands of those messages could have been sent to or from the private
server that Mrs. Clinton used while she was secretary of state,
according to people familiar with the matter.
It will take weeks,
at a minimum, to determine whether those messages are work-related from
the time Ms. Abedin served with Mrs. Clinton at the State Department;
how many are duplicates of emails already reviewed by the FBI; and
whether they include either classified information or important new
evidence in the Clinton email probe.
had to await a court order to begin reviewing the emails—which they
received over the weekend, according to a person familiar with the
matter—because they were uncovered in an unrelated probe of Mr. Weiner.