Donald Trump appears to fear an obstruction of justice investigation reportedly being conducted by Special CounselRobert Mueller, even more than he fears Mueller's Russian Federation collusion investigation, with Trump's public mouthpiece and defense lawyer Rudy Giuliani saying that Trump will refuse to answer any questions about obstruction of justice from Mueller, as Bloomberg Newsreported.
Meanwhile, Jay Sekulow, another of Trump's personal lawyers, told Fox News on Tuesday that Mueller's Russian Federation investigation will find no evidence of collusion, before also stating that collusion is not a crime.
A new investigative report says a memo proves that Donald Trump knew he was obstructing justice when he tried to shut down the FBI investigation into Michael Flynn.
The former NY mayor went on to say, "They can squeeze him, [but] Paul Manafort does not know anything...what I'm saying is, he was not involved with intimate business relationships with Donald Trump".
"Rudy Giuliani was correct - collusion is not a crime", Sekulow said.
Mueller might decide, for example, that a crime was committed if he finds evidence that an American was involved in the hack of Democrats, either by soliciting it or paying someone to do it. Instead, he shifted the conversation by noting that the president did not "pay them for hacking", which he said was the real offense.
Michael Cohen, Trump's former personal attorney, told CNN that Trump definitely knew about the Trump Tower meeting in 2016.
"Collusion is not a crime", he tweeted Tuesday.
Giuliani told Sean Hannity that his team had moved away from allowing the president to answer even "a few limited questions on collusion". As the first trial in the 14-month Russian Federation probe, the case throws a fresh spotlight on an investigation that has dogged Trump's presidency. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) wrote on Twitter on Monday, citing a reference in the federal code.
Rudy Giuliani is purposely exchanging "Conspiracy" for "Collusion" to intertwine a legal term of art with a political one.
Manafort's trial, in which he faces charges on 18 counts of violating tax and banking laws, is a high-profile test of the Mueller team's investigation into Russian election interference in 2016.
So I know what you're thinking: why should we trust this guy who has ties to someone Trump has accused of bias and dishonesty? He said about ten of them feature Cohen and reporters, while another one is a tape of Trump, Cohen and CNN anchor Chris Cuomo.
Joining the vice president are the children of two USA service members who never returned from the Korean War. North Korea has threatened to attack the USA and its allies with nuclear weapons on numerous occasions.
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Police have not yet made any arrests, with spokesman Thomas Agnevik telling reporters in Sweden: 'It's 1-0 to them right now. The royal treasures were taken from a cathedral in Sweden where they were on display.
Legal experts said Manafort may be hoping to be found not guilty - or holding out hopes of a presidential pardon. A jury of six men and six women was ultimately selected, along with four alternate jurors.
If you're not familiar, it's where someone gets out of their vehicle and dances in the street to DRAKE's " In My Feelings ". The challenge requires the performer to dance along with a moving vehicle and then jump back into the auto .
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Schmidt said he saw the gun and feared for his life, and that's when he stopped running, aimed and fired at Blevins. He said police officers, including Kelly and Schmidt, were "promptly" available for interviews after the shooting.
The president accused Democrats of obstructing his agenda and Brett Kavanaugh, who he chose as a Supreme Court nominee. Stay tuned to Breitbart News for live updates of the rally, which begins at 7 p.m.
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