• While Michael Cohen cooperates with Mueller probe, Paul Manafort appears to be betting on a presidential pardon

    2 days ago - By Business Insider

    Trump's former personal lawyer Michael Cohen and former campaign chairman Paul Manafort have both been charged in special counsel Robert Mueller's probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election.
    While Cohen has cooperated extensively with investigators, Manafort is playing into Trump's fixation with loyalty and angling for a presidential pardon.
    Legal experts say that given the magnitude of Cohen's cooperation and the risks of a presidential pardon, Cohen's strategy is likely to net him the least amount of jail time - but nothing is set in Stone.
    Special counsel Robert Mueller's...
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  • Giuliani's Mueller Rebuttal Already Is 87 Pages Long, Trump Says

    Giuliani's Mueller Rebuttal Already Is 87 Pages Long, Trump Says

    2 days ago - By Fortune

    Donald Trump said his lawyer Rudy Giuliani has begun work on a rebuttal to Special Counsel Robert Mueller's anticipated report capping his investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.
    "Already 87 pages done, but obviously cannot complete until we see the final Witch Hunt Report," Trump said Friday on Twitter.
    The president earlier lashed out at Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein as "totally conflicted" in a barrage of tweets only hours before Mueller is set to reveal new details of his investigation. Trump also lobbed fresh attacks at Mueller and his fellow...
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