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Paul Manafort is being prosecuted because of who he knows. I hope he walks.

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 16, 2018 at 9:00pm 8/16/2018 at 9:00pm
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The jury ended its first day of deliberations in the prosecution of Paul Manafort in the Eastern District of Virginia. When this trial is over, Manafort faces a second trial on other charges in federal court in D.C.

The jury asked the judge for help understanding “reasonable doubt.” As is usual in...

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Phrase of the Week: Perjury Trap

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 13, 2018 at 9:05am 8/13/2018 at 9:05am

Should Donald Trump sit down to a face-to-face interview with Robert Mueller and his team?

The answer for me has been clear for a long time: Just Say No.

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Mueller should go public now about the President, or go home

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at 9:30pm 8/1/2018 at 9:30pm
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Robert Mueller did not start Trump Derangement Syndrome. That started before the 2016 election, but went ballistic when Trump won.

#TheResistance movement immediately went into crisis attack mode, trying to intimidate Electors and to delegitimize the election result.

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Trump Demands Sessions Shut Down Russia Probe ‘Right Now’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at 1:00pm 8/1/2018 at 1:00pm
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President Donald Trump took to Twitter to demand Attorney General Jeff Sessions shut down Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe immediately.

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Trump Tells Putin: ‘We have great opportunities together as two countries’

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 16, 2018 at 9:00am 7/16/2018 at 9:00am
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President Donald Trump met privately with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Finland, this morning around 6:30 AM ET.

Trump told CBS News that he had “low expectations” going into the meeting.

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12 Russian Intelligence Officers, 0 Americans Indicted for Hacking DNC, Hillary Campaign

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 13, 2018 at 3:00pm 7/13/2018 at 3:00pm
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Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein announced today that a federal grand jury indicted 12 Russians, all officers with Russia’s intelligence agency GRU, for allegedly hacking into the DNC and Hillary’s campaign.

The most important part of Rosenstein’s speech: “...

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Virginia Federal Judge: Mueller can continue to prosecute Manafort for matters unrelated to the campaign

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at 9:32pm 6/26/2018 at 9:32pm
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In early May 2018, we reported on comments by the U.S. District Court Judge in Virginia that had many pundits giddy.

The Judge lambasted Robert Mueller’s team during a hearing on whether to dismiss the Superseding Indictment, Manafort Judge: Mueller only really cares about the “prosecution or impeachment” of Trump:

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Rudy unleashed: Trump interview with Mueller off the table, and maybe we’ll pardon everyone

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 15, 2018 at 9:00pm 6/15/2018 at 9:00pm
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Rudy Giuliani’s role in the Trump defense against the Mueller onslaught is part lawyer, and a bigger part public perception shaping.

About a month ago I wondered what Rudy was thinking when he suggested Trump should have a sit-down interview with Mueller, Rudy’s terrible, horrible, no good idea about Trump sitting for a...

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Robert Mueller to provide Paul Manafort with free room and board until September

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 15, 2018 at 1:00pm 6/15/2018 at 1:00pm
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Special Counsel Robert Mueller finally has sent someone to jail. Paul Manafort.

For nothing having to do with Russia or the Trump campaign.

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Former Mueller Team Attorney Texted: “Viva le Resistence”

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 14, 2018 at 7:00pm 6/14/2018 at 7:00pm
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An FBI Attorney who was part of Mueller’s investigative team until February sent several anti-Trump texts. The texts were released in the IG report published Thursday.

One of the anti-Trump text messages sent to a colleague read, “Viva le Resistance.”

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New Poll Shows Mueller’s Public Image has Dropped to All-Time Low

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 11:00am 6/13/2018 at 11:00am

A new Politico/Morning Consult Poll shows the public’s image of Special Counsel Robert Mueller has hit an all-time low. Now 53% of the public view him “in an unfavorable light.”

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Media Shamelessly Misreport Sean Hannity’s Criticism of Mueller Investigation

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 7, 2018 at 7:00pm 6/7/2018 at 7:00pm

From the department of YOU HAVE ONE JOB, comes yet another tale of a merry band of reporters who don’t give a damn about actual reporting.
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Mueller and His Team Accuse Manafort of Witness Tampering

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 7:00am 6/5/2018 at 7:00am
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In a court filing Monday, U.S. Special Counselor accused former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort of tampering with potential witnesses.

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Trump needs to confront, not appease, Mueller’s posse

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 21, 2018 at 9:08pm 5/21/2018 at 9:08pm

I’m still shaking my head in disbelief at Rudy Giuliani’s idea that if Robert Mueller and his team agreed to wrap up the “obstruction” investigation by September 1, Trump would sit for an interview.

I covered this development in my prior post, Rudy’s terrible, horrible, no good idea about Trump sitting for a...

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Rudy’s terrible, horrible, no good idea about Trump sitting for a Mueller interview to speed things up

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 9:00pm 5/20/2018 at 9:00pm
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In my January 24, 2018 post I explained why, Trump should not voluntarily submit to an interview with Mueller:

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Manafort hearing transcript reflects Mueller fishing expedition being put on trial

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 9:35pm 5/5/2018 at 9:35pm
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We reported on Friday about the hearing in federal court in Virginia regarding Paul Manafort’s request to have his criminal indictment and case dismissed because it was beyond the jurisdiction of Special Counsel Robert Mueller to prosecute.

Statements made by the judge during the hearing generated a lot of news, 

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Manafort Judge: Mueller only really cares about the “prosecution or impeachment” of Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 4, 2018 at 12:36pm 5/4/2018 at 12:36pm

Almost since the day Robert Mueller was appointed, I have been pointing out that Mueller has gone rogue and is employing a scorched earth strategy to get Trump, on anything.

The Paul Manafort prosecution on things having nothing to do with the reason Mueller was appointed, alleged Russia collusion, is a good...

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