By Katelyn Caralle, U.s. Political Reporter For Dailymail.com
Published: 19:48 GMT, 16 February 2020 | Updated: 19:48 GMT, 16 February 2020
Bill Barr is facing pressure to resign from more than 1,000 former Justice Department employees.
In a public letter, 1,143 DOJ alumni said the attorney general should step down from his post due to his handling of the case with Roger Stone, a longtime friend of Donald Trump.
'Each of us strongly condemns President Trump's and Attorney General Barr's interference in the fair administration of justice,' the letter reads, and welcomes other former employees to join in signing the petition.
The disgruntled former employees also urged current department workers to report any unethical conduct they witnessed.
The letter is the latest in a crisis of confidence at DOJ after prosecutors recommended Stone received nine years in prison.
On Sunday, 1,143 former DOJ employees released a public letter