A U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals today held 2-1 that the criminal case against former Trump security advisor Michael Flynn must be dismissed as the corrupt William Barr Justice Department has asked.

Perjury by a Trumper is not a crime in these United States.

There’ll be plenty elsewhere on this case. But had I missed this before?

Attorney General Leslie Rutledge of Arkansas joined her usual posse of Republican attorneys general to support Flynn’s petition.

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What possible interest outside of rigid ideological interest does the state of Arkansas have in deploying one of its taxpayer-supported officials to ensure that a confessed liar go free?

PS: Another Arkansan was in the group supporting Flynn: Who else but Terrible Tom Cotton, joining in a brief filed on behalf of Mitch McConnell.

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