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Paul Manafort sues to rein in Mueller

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at 5:00pm 1/3/2018 at 5:00pm
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One of the concerns about the appointment of Robert Mueller as special counsel is that from the get go his investigation has appeared to go far afield of the “Russia collusion” that was the basis for his appointment.

I made this point in an earlier post with regard to the guilty plea...

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Top Mueller Attorney Attended Hillary’s Election Night Party

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 8, 2017 at 1:30pm 12/8/2017 at 1:30pm
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One of the top attorneys working with special counsel Mueller in the Russia investigation attended Hillary’s election night party, reports the WSJ.

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Revealed: Key Mueller Team Prosecutor Praised Sally Yates’ Refusal to Enforce Trump Travel Order

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 5:00pm 12/5/2017 at 5:00pm
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Judicial Watch released emails from the Department of Justice today and some of them showed support for former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates when she refused to support President Donald Trump’s travel restrictions from some Middle East countries.

It sounds like no big deal, right? Well, it turns out one of the...

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Mueller’s Quest for The Donald: Making sense of the Michael Flynn plea

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 1, 2017 at 8:20pm 12/1/2017 at 8:20pm

Today was another spectacular speculative day on Twitter and in the media due to Michael Flynn’s guilty plea to one count of lying to the FBI regarding Flynn’s communications with the Russian Ambassador in late December 2016.

A somewhat moribund Russia-collusion conspiracy community sprang back to life instantaneously.The treason-choir found its...

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Mueller finds another process crime: Michael Flynn pleads to making false statement (Updated w Plea Docs)

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 1, 2017 at 9:49am 12/1/2017 at 9:49am
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As predicted, Robert Mueller’s investigation was more likely to find process crimes, such as making false statements to federal investigators, or crimes unrelated to alleged Russia collusion, than crimes related to actual collusion.

Mueller just charged Michael Flynn with lying to the FBI during a January 2017 interview (which predated Mueller) about...

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Mueller Investigating Alleged Deal Between Michael Flynn, Turkey to Hand Over Cleric

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 10, 2017 at 2:30pm 11/10/2017 at 2:30pm

In March, I blogged about a report in The Wall Street Journal, in which former CIA Director James Moosley claimed he attended a meeting with former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn and Turkish Foreign Ministers to discuss removing Fehtullah Gulen, a Turkish cleric living in Pennsylvania. This meeting happened when Flynn...

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Judge Issues Gag Order in Manafort Case

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 1:30pm 11/8/2017 at 1:30pm
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A judge has issued a gag order in the case of former President Donald Trump chairman Paul Manafort and his protege Rick Gates. From Politico:

U.S. District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson’s directive Wednesday doesn’t ban such statements outright, but prohibits any remarks that “pose a substantial likelihood of material prejudice to...

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Report: Mueller Has Evidence To Bring Charges Against General Flynn, His Son

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 5, 2017 at 1:30pm 11/5/2017 at 1:30pm
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Earlier this week, Professor Jacobson noted that Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation is focused on process crimes and other things unrelated to the purpose of the Trump campaign-Russia collusion investigation.

He wrote:

So I’ve had to watch several news cycles without being able to jump in. One...

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The Optics of Trump’s Flip-flop On Investigating Hillary Clinton

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 3:30pm 11/4/2017 at 3:30pm
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One of the mainstays of then-candidate Trump’s campaign rallies was the attendees’ “lock her up” chant, a reaction to his campaign promise to “jail crooked Hillary” Clinton.

In late November of last year, President Trump shocked many of his supporters by announcing that ...

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Mueller proceeding as predicted: Rounding up the usual suspects and process crimes

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at 7:15pm 11/1/2017 at 7:15pm
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Sorry I’ve been mostly absent the past week.

The Vassar meltdown threw me for a loop. I devoted much more time getting ready for the lecture due to the campus hysteria, and have had to devote more time than expected after the event starting the process of addressing the malicious lies spread...

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Tony Podesta Leaves Lobbying Firm After Inclusion in Mueller Probe

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 30, 2017 at 4:00pm 10/30/2017 at 4:00pm
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Okay, what isn’t going to happen today!? First President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort and then his former campaign foreign policy advisor.

Now Tony Podesta has decided to leave his lobbying company the Podesta Group after Special Counsel Robert Mueller included the group in his investigation.

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Trump’s Campaign Foreign Policy Adviser Pled Guilty to Lying to FBI About Russian Contacts

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 30, 2017 at 11:30am 10/30/2017 at 11:30am
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While everyone is in outrage over Manafort’s indictment, which does not mention President Donald Trump or collusion with Russia, other court documents reveal that Trump’s former foreign policy advisor George Papadopoulos,30, pled guilty to lying to the FBI about his contact with Russians.

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Manafort Charges Include Conspiracy Against U.S., Money Laundering, False Statements

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 30, 2017 at 8:30am 10/30/2017 at 8:30am
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President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort has surrendered to authorities at the FBI field office in Washington, D.C., and indicted along with his former business associate Rick Gates on charges of money laundering and conspiracy against the United States.

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Report: Mueller To Issue First Indictment Monday

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 12:03pm 10/29/2017 at 12:03pm
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The Special Council investigation led by James Comey friend and ally and former FBI head Robert Mueller has been

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Mueller Investigation Now Includes Democratic Lobbyist Tony Podesta

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 23, 2017 at 10:00am 10/23/2017 at 10:00am
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Be careful for what you wish for because it may go your way, but it may also come back to bite you. The left has pressured for an investigation to find collusion between President Donald Trump and Russia, but now that investigation has brought in one of their own.

Mueller’s investigation now...

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A warning about Robert Mueller, from a civil liberties lawyer he tried to entrap

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 11:00am 10/21/2017 at 11:00am
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It has been relatively quiet lately on the Russian-collusion Democrat-Media leak and rumor mill. “Relatively” is the key word.

What once was a sustained campaign of leaks timed to hit every 2-3 days to create a permanent Russia-collusion news cycle, now barely makes a sound.

Of course, some Russian collusion is more newsworthy...

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Russia, Russia, Russia: Roger Stone Testifies Before House Intelligence Committee

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 5:30pm 9/26/2017 at 5:30pm
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Roger Stone, an ally of and unofficial campaign adviser of President Trump, testified Tuesday in a closed hearing of the House Intelligence Committee.  Though Stone requested an open hearing, it was at the Committee’s insistence that the interview be closed.

This is the latest in the efforts of Congress to root out...

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