On July 7, 2020, the America’s Last Line of Defense (LLOD) web site printed an article positing that an FBI investigation had turned up tons of of e-mail messages exchanged between U.S. Rep. Adam Schiff of California and infamous financier and convicted intercourse offender Jeffrey Epstein (who dedicated suicide in his jail cell in August 2019):
Last month, Attorney General, Bill Barr, launched an investigation into his political rivals, the Democrats. The investigation focuses primarily on the impeachment Democrats, particularly Adam Schiff. The outcomes of this investigation was troubling, to say the least.
A treasure trove of emails was discovered on Hillary‘s non-public e-mail server. Among these emails have been 256 between Adam Schiff and Epstein. The contents of those emails mentioned journeys to Epstein Isle and different issues too vile to say.
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