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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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Robert Mueller speaks out for the first time in a year, writing that Roger Stone ‘rightly’ remains a convicted felon even after Trump’s commutation

The former special counsel Robert Mueller published a Washington Post op-ed on Saturday defending the Russia investigation just one day after President Donald Trump commuted Roger Stone’s sentence. Mueller wrote that despite Stone’s commutation, he “remains a convicted felon, and rightly so.” Mueller appeared to fire back at the Trump […]
Robert Mueller speaks out for the first time in a year, writing that Roger Stone ‘rightly’ remains a convicted felon even after Trump’s commutation