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Facing Multiple Legal Probes, Fired FBI Deputy Director McCabe Sets Up GoFundMe Legal Defense Fund

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 30, 2018 at 5:00pm 3/30/2018 at 5:00pm

Attorney General Jeff Sessions fired now-former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe a couple of weeks ago.  Sessions noted “that Mr. McCabe had made an unauthorized disclosure to the news media and lacked candor — including under oath — on multiple occasions.”
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Jeff Sessions: Senior federal prosecutor already investigating DOJ/FBI abuse, no Special Counsel needed yet

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 29, 2018 at 8:30pm 3/29/2018 at 8:30pm

The breaking news last night was that the DOJ Office of Inspector General announced it was launching an investigation of possible Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court abuse.

The presumption, though not literally in the OIG announcement, was that it concerned the FISA warrant to surveil Carter Page based on the...

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DOJ Inspector General to investigate possible Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court abuse

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 9:30pm 3/28/2018 at 9:30pm

The surveillance of Carter Page, based in part on the Steele Memo, has been the subject of a House Intelligence Committee memo authored by the Republican majority, and a Democrat counter-memo.

The heart of the dispute is the failure to inform the FISA court that the Steele memo, which is almost entirely...

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DOJ Charges Former FBI Agent For Allegedly Leaking ‘National Defense Information’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 8:00pm 3/28/2018 at 8:00pm
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Terry James Albury was charged by the Department of Justice under the Espionage Act this week.

Albury, who worked as a counterterrorism liaison for the Minneapolis–St. Paul International Airport was, “charged this week by the Justice Department’s National Security Division with one count of “knowingly and willfully” transmitting documents and information...

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Team for Orlando Shooter’s Wife Seeking Mistrial After They Learned His Father Worked With FBI

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 26, 2018 at 1:00pm 3/26/2018 at 1:00pm

Well, this literally came out of nowhere and who expected this? The defense team for Noor Salman, the wife of the Pulse nightclub shooter Omar Mateen, claimed that prosecutors never told them Mateen’s father worked as an FBI informant.

Now they are seeking a mistrial or dismissal for their client.

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Trump Admin Slaps Sanctions on Nine Iranians, Company for Hacking Into Universities

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 23, 2018 at 11:00am 3/23/2018 at 11:00am
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The Trump administration has slapped sanctions on an Iranian company and nine Iranians for hacking into American universities. A tenth person received sanctions after he hacked accounts belonging to HBO employees to steal data and unaired episodes of shows like Game of Thrones.

Officials said these individuals do not work for the...

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Media and Dems Strategize How to Salvage McCabe’s Pension

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 18, 2018 at 10:00am 3/18/2018 at 10:00am
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By now you have probably heard that Jeff Sessions fired former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe just before he could retire and begin collecting a considerable government pension. The prospect of McCabe losing his golden parachute has got liberals very upset for some reason.

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Former FBI Deputy Director McCabe Fired Right Before Retirement

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 16, 2018 at 10:09pm 3/16/2018 at 10:09pm
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Attorney General Jeff Sessions has fired outgoing FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, who was set to retire in about 24 hours. From The Washington Post:

Sessions announced the decision in a statement just before 10 p.m., noting that both the Justice Department Inspector General and the FBI office that handles discipline had...

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Australian Diplomat Who Triggered Trump-Russia Investigation has Ties to Clintons

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 3:00pm 3/6/2018 at 3:00pm
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Nothing to see here I guess except that the man who provided the tip to the FBI that started the whole Trump-Russia collusion investigation has ties to failed Democrat presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.

A recent report claims former Australian Foreign Minister Alexander Downer organized a $25 million donation to the...

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Report: DOJ IG to Accuse McCabe of Misleading Investigators, Approving Media Leaks

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 2, 2018 at 1:00pm 3/2/2018 at 1:00pm
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The Washington Post reports that the Department of Justice inspector general has started to prepare a report on former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe that accuses him of misleading inspectors and approving media leaks.

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Nunes Asks Current, Former Government Officials About Knowledge of Dossier

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 1:00pm 2/20/2018 at 1:00pm

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-CA) has sent ten questions to former and current government officials about the dossier published by Fusion GPS against then-presidential candidate Donald Trump, funded by failed Democrat presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s campaign and the DNC. Former British spy Christopher Steele authored the dossier.

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Guilty Plea in another Mueller Process Crime prosecution unrelated to Trump Campaign or Russian Meddling

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 11:00am 2/20/2018 at 11:00am
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Special Counsel Robert Mueller has charged lawyer Alex Van Der Zwaan for making “materially false, fictitious, and fraudulent statements and representations” to his office and the FBI.

Van Der Zwaan will appear in a federal court in Washington this afternoon. He is expected to enter in a guilty plea since he was...

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Trump says “Liddle’ Adam Schiff, the leakin’ monster of no control” is “finally right about something”

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 19, 2018 at 2:00pm 2/19/2018 at 2:00pm
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“Liddle’ Adam Schiff, the leakin’ monster of no control” might be Trump’s best nickname yet. But nicknames aside, Trump gave Rep. Adam Schiff, his Russia/collusion arch nemesis a backhanded compliment Sunday.

Friday, the Department of Justice indicted 13 Russian nationals and 3 Russian entities. The DOJ also concluded that there was no...

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Trump ‘Supportive of Efforts to Improve’ Gun Federal Background Check

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 19, 2018 at 10:00am 2/19/2018 at 10:00am
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White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders has announced that President Donald Trump expressed an interest to improve gun federal background checks.

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Parkland School Shooting: People saw something and repeatedly said something, to no avail

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 18, 2018 at 10:00am 2/18/2018 at 10:00am

We recently noted that the FBI dropped the ball on the Parkland shooter, having received a very specific and explicit warning about Nikolas Cruz in early January 2018. That warning, including that Cruz was a potential school shooter, was ignored by the FBI.

Yet the more we learn about everything that came...

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FBI Admits Department Received Warning About Nikolas Cruz, Did Not Follow Up

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 16, 2018 at 12:55pm 2/16/2018 at 12:55pm
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The FBI has admitted it received a tip from someone regarding Florida shooter Nikolas Cruz on January 5, 2018, but never followed up on it.

The person even told the FBI that Cruz had a “desire to kill people” and “potential” to shoot up a school.

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Trump administration plans to demolish FBI building

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at 3:30pm 2/14/2018 at 3:30pm
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One would not be faulted for wondering if the FBI’s apparent role in Dossier Gate led the federal government to amend plans for the agency’s offices.

The Trump administration jettisoned a long-standing plan to build a new FBI headquarters in Maryland or Virginia in favor of demolishing the current building and replacing...

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