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How Bill Barr turned the Mueller report into a legal defense of Trump

How Bill Barr turned the Mueller report into a legal defense of Trump

In one four-page letter, Barr set a historic new precedent for executive power.
The "CliffsNotes version" of the Mueller report isn't good enough, Democrats say

The "CliffsNotes version" of the Mueller report isn't good enough, Democrats say

“We are perfectly capable of reading it and understanding it,” Rep. Jamie Raskin of House Judiciary Committee, told VICE News. "And we want the evidence that the report is based on.”
6 huge questions the attorney general’s Mueller report letter left unanswered

6 huge questions the attorney general’s Mueller report letter left unanswered

“I have one overwhelming reaction: I want to read the report.”
Mueller’s supposedly not firing off any more indictments — but that might not tell us much

Mueller’s supposedly not firing off any more indictments — but that might not tell us much

Mueller’s spokesperson, Peter Carr, didn’t immediately return requests for comment about Mueller’s plans.
Now the fight for the Mueller report begins

Now the fight for the Mueller report begins

“I think we’re in for an epic showdown between Congress and the executive branch.”
The Mueller report is finally done, and has been sent to the attorney general

The Mueller report is finally done, and has been sent to the attorney general

The special counsel has finished his report, which will likely set off a huge legal battle to release the report's findings.
Jared Kushner is using WhatsApp to conduct U.S. foreign policy

Jared Kushner is using WhatsApp to conduct U.S. foreign policy

Asked whether Kushner has ever sent any classified information over WhatsApp, Kushner’s lawyer Abbe Lowell told lawmakers: “That’s above my pay grade.”
How Deutsche Bank could reveal the truth about Trump's finances

How Deutsche Bank could reveal the truth about Trump's finances

“The bank knows exactly what he’s really worth, because they’ve gone through and verified all his properties and bank accounts.”
Manafort’s second sentence means he’ll spend more than 7 years in prison

Manafort’s second sentence means he’ll spend more than 7 years in prison

Now Manafort, who turns 70 next month, looks set to spend a big chunk of his retirement in prison — unless President Trump pardons him.
Paul Manafort sentenced to less than four years in prison

Paul Manafort sentenced to less than four years in prison

The sentence equalled just a fraction of the 19 to 24 years tabulated under the guidelines.
Cohen's testimony is bad news for Don Jr.

Cohen's testimony is bad news for Don Jr.

“This is a really bad look for Don Jr.”

Who—or What—Was the FBI’s Mole at the Heart of the Trump Campaign?

The answer to this question will reveal the core secrets of Trump's presidency and perhaps change American politics forever.
Paul Manafort should spend the next two decades in jail, Mueller’s prosecutors say

Paul Manafort should spend the next two decades in jail, Mueller’s prosecutors say

“In the end, Manafort acted for more than a decade as if he were above the law.”
Prosecutors say Stone communicated with WikiLeaks and they have the receipts

Prosecutors say Stone communicated with WikiLeaks and they have the receipts

“Several of those search warrants were executed on accounts that contained Stone’s communications with Guccifer 2.0 and with Organization 1.”
Paul Manafort deliberately lied to Mueller's team, court rules

Paul Manafort deliberately lied to Mueller's team, court rules

Judge Amy Berman Jackson ruled that Mueller’s team “established by the preponderance of evidence” that Manafort “intentionally made false statements” on multiple subjects.
Michael Cohen postpones Senate appearance after surgery

Michael Cohen postpones Senate appearance after surgery

The delay marks the third postponement in Cohen’s much-anticipated string of Congressional appearances this month.
Whitaker says he hasn’t “interfered” with Mueller, denies talking probe with Trump

Whitaker says he hasn’t “interfered” with Mueller, denies talking probe with Trump

“We have followed the special counsel’s regulations to a T,” Whitaker said.
House Democrats respond to Trump’s call to halt investigations by relaunching Russia probe, investigating his family

House Democrats respond to Trump’s call to halt investigations by relaunching Russia probe, investigating his family

“During the prior Congress, the Committee began to pursue credible reports of money laundering and financial compromise related to the business interests of President Trump, his family, and his
The House just voted to send key Trump team transcripts to Mueller

The House just voted to send key Trump team transcripts to Mueller

The move puts new pressure on top members of President Trump’s inner circle — especially Don Jr.