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Top US officials considered removing Trump using 25th amendment, FBI lawyers confirm

Top US officials considered removing Trump using 25th amendment, FBI lawyers confirmAn explosive claim that senior officials at the FBI and Justice Department discussed forcing Donald Trump out of office has been backed by two more witnesses in secret Congressional hearings. Former acting head of the FBI Andrew McCabe revealed earlier this week there had been conversations at the top echelons of the government about invoking the 25th Amendment to remove Mr Trump after he fired FBI director James Comey in May 2017.



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Maybe Giuliani's Right: Trump Lawyers May Not Know of Collusion

Maybe Giuliani's Right: Trump Lawyers May Not Know of CollusionIt may explain the always voluble Giuliani’s comment in a CNN interview on Wednesday night that “I never said there was no collusion between the campaign, or people in the campaign.” Instead, he said he knows only that “there is not a single bit of evidence the president of the United States committed the only crime you can commit here, conspiring with the Russians to hack” the Democratic National Committee. By Thursday morning, the former New York mayor was saying his comments were being misinterpreted.



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Kidnap suspect's lawyers: Confession problematic for defense

Kidnap suspect's lawyers: Confession problematic for defenseMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Defense attorneys for the man accused of kidnapping a Wisconsin teenager and killing her parents acknowledged Wednesday that they're starting the case at a disadvantage after their client gave detectives a detailed confession and said they're not sure he can get a fair trial in the state.



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The Latest: Lawyers: Treat client fairly in Jayme Closs case

The Latest: Lawyers: Treat client fairly in Jayme Closs caseBARRON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on a Wisconsin teenager found alive three months after she disappeared following her parents' deaths (all times local):



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‘Putin’s Chef’ Lawyer’s Tactics Called ‘Unprofessional’ by Judge

‘Putin’s Chef’ Lawyer’s Tactics Called ‘Unprofessional’ by Judge“It’s unprofessional, inappropriate and ineffective,” Judge Dabney Friedrich told defense lawyer Eric Dubelier during a Washington federal court hearing on Monday. Dubelier’s client is Concord Management and Consulting LLC, a company run by Russian businessman Yevgeny Prigozhin, a man sometimes referred to as “Putin’s chef” because Vladimir Putin had hosted dinners in his restaurants.



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Trump Lawyer’s Main Argument Why You Shouldn’t Believe Michael Cohen: He Is A Liar

Trump Lawyer’s Main Argument Why You Shouldn’t Believe Michael Cohen: He Is A LiarWASHINGTON ― Donald Trump in two years has distinguished himself as likely the



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Ex-Trump aide Flynn does not deserve jail, lawyers say

Ex-Trump aide Flynn does not deserve jail, lawyers sayUS President Donald Trump’s former national security advisor Michael Flynn does not deserve jail for lying about his contacts with Russians after Trump’s 2016 election win, his lawyers argued in a memorandum on Tuesday. In a court filing before his December 18 sentencing in Washington, the lawyers asked that he be sentenced to a maximum of one year on probation, with minimal supervision conditions along with 200 hours of community service. The request is in line with a recommendation last week from Special Counsel Robert Mueller.



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Michael Flynn's lawyers request no prison time, defend cooperation with Mueller team

Michael Flynn's lawyers request no prison time, defend cooperation with Mueller teamFlynn's lawyers defend cooperation with Robert Mueller; ask for no prison time



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Weinstein's lawyers: New evidence undermines rape charge

Weinstein's lawyers: New evidence undermines rape chargeNEW YORK (AP) — A woman who claims Harvey Weinstein raped her in 2013 attended one of his screenings the same day of the alleged assault, Weinstein's lawyers said Friday in a letter to a New York City judge overseeing his criminal case.



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Trump Administration Is Turning Child Migrants Away At The Border, Lawyers Say

Trump Administration Is Turning Child Migrants Away At The Border, Lawyers SayU.S. officials turned away seven unaccompanied minors attempting to make



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