Among other outcomes, the consequences and repercussions are all but certain to include massive changes to self- and externally-imposed industry regulation. The Net's age of innocence is over.
Blanket declarations that the story is off-topic seem at best parlous thin.
Allow me to directly quote the guidelines: “Off-topic: Most stories about politics, or crime, [...] unless they're evidence of some interesting new phenomenon. [...] If they'd cover it on TV news, it's probably off-topic.”
Mentioning the internet, web, silicon valley, or “related technologies” does not make it on-topic.
And specific articles about numerous such issues have been discussed on HN (with varying "success"), and there's no reason to believe it won't happen with issues based on details from the Mueller report.