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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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Trump pardons former national security advisor Michael Flynn

President Donald Trump has pardoned former national security advisor Michael Flynn. Flynn pleaded guilty in December 2017 to one count of lying to the FBI about his communications with Sergey Kislyak, Russia’s ambassador to the US at the time. But after he initially cooperated with prosecutors, Flynn shook up his […]
Trump pardons former national security advisor Michael Flynn
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EXCLUSIVE: Mueller’s ‘legal pit bull’ Andrew Weissmann discusses Trump, the 2020 election, and Russian interference

Insider held a wide-ranging interview with the former special counsel Robert Mueller’s lead prosecutor, Andrew Weissmann, following the release of his book, “Where Law Ends: Inside the Mueller Investigation.” Weissmann discussed the most challenging aspects of working for Mueller; how prosecuting Enron executives and New York mobsters made him uniquely […]
EXCLUSIVE: Mueller’s ‘legal pit bull’ Andrew Weissmann discusses Trump, the 2020 election, and Russian interference
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Trump’s Helsinki summit with Putin was ‘soul crushing’ for Mueller’s team and showed them Russia had won a ‘servile’ American president, new book says

President Donald Trump’s 2018 summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki was “soul crushing” for the special counsel Robert Mueller’s team, according to a new book by Andrew Weissmann, who worked in Mueller’s office. Following their bilateral summit, Trump publicly sided with Putin over the US intelligence community and […]
Trump’s Helsinki summit with Putin was ‘soul crushing’ for Mueller’s team and showed them Russia had won a ‘servile’ American president, 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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A veteran DOJ prosecutor has resigned amid reported concerns that Attorney General Barr is trying to force the release of a politically charged report ahead of the election

A veteran prosecutor working on Attorney General William Barr’s investigation into the origins of the Russia probe resigned from the Justice Department on Thursday, the Hartford Courant reported. The prosecutor, Nora Dannehy, reportedly resigned amid concerns that Barr was exerting inappropriate political pressure on investigators to release their findings before […]
A veteran DOJ prosecutor has resigned amid reported concerns that Attorney General Barr is trying to force the release of a politically charged report ahead of the election