Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller will be his own subject when he teaches a course on his eponymous investigation of President Donald Trump, the University of Virginia Law School announced Wednesday.
The school said the notably reticent former FBI chief and federal prosecutor, 76, will teach a class on special counsel investigations alongside three other members of his nearly two-year probe into connections between Russia and Trump’s 2016 election campaign.
“I was fortunate to attend UVA Law School after the Marine Corps, and I’m fortunate to be returning there now,” Mueller said in the announcement. “I look forward to engaging with the students this fall.”
Since submitting the investigation’s final 448-page report in March 2019, Mueller has commented very little on it nor on how the controversial investigation operated.
The probe suggested repeated instances of collusion or attempted collusion between the campaign and Russian to interfere with the 2016 election.
It also made a strong case that Trump had illegally obstructed the investigation on multiple occasions.
It issued indictments for more than two dozen Russians and several Trump advisors.
But when it was presented to Trump-appointed attorney general Bill Barr, he immediately dismissed its conclusions as not enough to support