When federal prosecutors are nearing the end of criminal investigations, they often invite the subjects of those investigations to speak with them.
Judge T.S. Ellis revealed Friday that he has faced “criticism and threats” as he oversees the first trial in special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation.
Donald Trump has told advisers he wants his attorney general, Jeff Sessions, to have his former aide Omarosa Manigault Newman arrested, Vanity Fair’s Gabriel Sherman reports.
According to the report, Avenatti will be speaking at the Democratic Wing Ding fundraiser on Friday night.
Deadline after deadline is missed.
One person who agrees is Paul Schmidt, a retired former immigration judge and general counsel for the now-defunct predecessor of ICE, the Immigration and Naturalization Service.
Rudy Giuliani accused Robert Mueller of setting a ‘perjury trap’ for Trump because he knows Trump will lie under oath.
A federal judge in Washington on Thursday threatened to hold Attorney General Jeff Sessions in contempt after the Trump Administration tried to deport a woman and her daughter.
A top Trump cheerleader in Congress faces serious charges for an unbelievably obvious attempt at insider trading.
Rick Gates, who served on Trump’s campaign and on his inaugural committee, testified against Paul Manafort, who was campaign chairman.
Jay Sekulow said he misled the American public about Trump’s role in the Trump Tower coverup because of ‘bad information’ — in other words, because Trump lied to him about what really happened.
Is any of this unlawful? That question brings us back to Giuliani.
Trump’s New York hotel turned a profit, thanks to help from the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia. Trump is personally enriching himself from this transaction, causing ethical and constitutional concerns.
Paul Manafort’s trial entered Day 4 this morning in Alexandria, Virginia, with the former Trump campaign manager continuing to battle multiple federal counts of bank fraud and tax evasion.
Condemning the innocent is the most glaring problem with the death penalty, but it’s by no means the only problem.
When Trump tweeted Monday that “Attorney General Jeff Sessions should stop this Rigged Witch Hunt right now,” some brushed it off as just another one of the president’s rants.
The studious Madison did not rest his criticism on pure reason, but drew support from history.
Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani argues that Trump has the legal right to obstruct the Russia probe if and when he wants to.
“The impeachment proceedings would have already started if congressional Republicans weren’t colluding with Trump to obstruct justice,” he writes.
It’s now part of the official government record that Trump is a liar.
Trump is obstructing justice out in the open, and there’s no defending it. That didn’t stop Sarah Huckabee Sanders from trying.
Giuliani stunned many observers as he appeared on CNN and Fox News for multiple interviews in recent days.
He also told CNN Trump never attended the June 2016 Trump Tower meeting, a claim that raised questions as no reporting has placed Trump at that meeting.
“What are you and Mr. Trump so afraid of if he did nothing wrong as you claim?” Avenatti wondered.
Giuliani also claimed the conversations exonerate Trump from any wrongdoing.