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Trump pardons former campaign chairman Paul Manafort, who was convicted of multiple felonies and described as a ‘grave counterintelligence threat’

President Donald Trump has pardoned his former campaign manager, Paul Manafort. He was among a group of people issued pardons by the president on Wednesday, including longtime Republican strategist Roger Stone and Charles Kushner, the father of Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner. Trump also issued pardons to 20 people on Tuesday. […]
Trump pardons former campaign chairman Paul Manafort, who was convicted of multiple felonies and described as a ‘grave counterintelligence threat’
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Mueller prosecutor Andrew Weissmann says Trump should be investigated and potentially charged with federal crimes after leaving office

Andrew Weissmann, who was a prosecutor on the special counsel Robert Mueller’s team, said President Donald Trump should be investigated and, if warranted, prosecuted for federal crimes after leaving the White House. “Mr. Trump’s criminal exposure is clear,” Weissmann wrote in a New York Times op-ed article, adding that Mueller’s […]
Mueller prosecutor Andrew Weissmann says Trump should be investigated and potentially charged with federal crimes after leaving office
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Mueller prosecutor once said that if Republicans ‘retain the House, we all need to retain criminal lawyers’ because ‘that’s how bats— crazy they are,’ a new book says

The special counsel Robert Mueller’s team was acutely aware that the “third act in this play would be an inevitable investigation of us, by the Trump administration, when our investigation was complete,” Andrew Weissmann, a former prosecutor who worked on Mueller’s team, wrote in his new book. The jokes about […]
Mueller prosecutor once said that if Republicans ‘retain the House, we all need to retain criminal lawyers’ because ‘that’s how bats— crazy they are,’ a new book says
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‘Motherf—–‘: Former Mueller prosecutor describes the moment his team nailed Paul Manafort for financial fraud

Andrew Weissmann, a former prosecutor on the special counsel Robert Mueller’s team, vividly detailed in his upcoming book the moment he uncovered incriminating evidence against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort. “Motherf—–,” one FBI agent on Mueller’s team said when Weissmann showed him what he’d found. Another prosecutor “let out […]
‘Motherf—–‘: Former Mueller prosecutor describes the moment his team nailed Paul Manafort for financial fraud
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Trump’s draft memo firing James Comey was ‘tinfoil helmet material,’ according to a former Mueller prosecutor’s upcoming book

A draft memo that President Donald Trump composed laying out his reasons for firing FBI Director James Comey was “tinfoil helmet material,” a former member of the special counsel Robert Mueller’s team said. That’s according to “Where Law Ends,” an upcoming memoir by Andrew Weissmann, who worked on Mueller’s investigation […]
Trump’s draft memo firing James Comey was ‘tinfoil helmet material,’ according to a former Mueller prosecutor’s upcoming book
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Justice Department turns over a minimally redacted memo outlining the scope of the Mueller probe to Senate Republicans

The DOJ has turned over a nearly unredacted memo outlining the scope of the former special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russia’s 2016 election interference to two Republican senators, Politico reported. The unredacted portions of the memo reveal that Mueller was specifically authorised to investigate former Trump campaign chairman Paul […]
Justice Department turns over a minimally redacted memo outlining the scope of the Mueller probe to Senate Republicans
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The prosecutors on Roger Stone’s case withdrew en masse after senior DOJ officials publicly overruled them

All four prosecutors overseeing the US government’s case against the longtime Republican strategist Roger Stone withdrew themselves from the case Tuesday after senior Justice Department officials publicly overruled their sentencing recommendation for Stone. The shocking public rebuke came after President Donald Trump weighed in on the prosecutors’ initial sentencing recommendation, […]
The prosecutors on Roger Stone’s case withdrew en masse after senior DOJ officials publicly overruled them
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Former national security adviser Michael Flynn wants to withdraw his guilty plea in Mueller probe and accuses DOJ of ‘bad faith’ and ‘vindictiveness’

Former national security adviser Michael Flynn filed a motion to withdraw his guilty plea in the former special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe on Tuesday. The motion said he was withdrawing his plea “because of the government’s bad faith, vindictiveness, and breach of the plea agreement.” Flynn pleaded guilty in […]
Former national security adviser Michael Flynn wants to withdraw his guilty plea in Mueller probe and accuses DOJ of ‘bad faith’ and ‘vindictiveness’
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Trump could be impeached a 2nd time if the House obtains new evidence of obstruction from former White House counsel Don McGahn

The House of Representatives could file a second set of articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump if former White House counsel Don McGahn provides further evidence of wrongdoing, justice committee lawyers argued in a court filing. The Democrat-led justice committee is seeking McGahn’s testimony as part of its impeachment […]
Trump could be impeached a 2nd time if the House obtains new evidence of obstruction from former White House counsel Don McGahn