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Former FBI lawyer faked evidence in Trump probe

WASHINGTON — A former FBI lawyer plans to plead guilty to making a false statement in evidence that led to the investigation of Trump and his campaign by the FBI, a special counsel, and Congress. Specifically, the inspector general accused Kevin Clinesmith, though not by name, of altering an email about Page to say that he was “not a source” …

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Mueller deputy Weissmann criticizes DOJ for bringing case against ex-FBI lawyer

Andrew Weissmann, who served as a top prosecutor for former special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) MuellerCNN’s Toobin warns McCabe is in ‘perilous condition’ with emboldened Trump CNN anchor rips Trump over Stone while evoking Clinton-Lynch tarmac meeting The Hill’s 12:30 Report: New Hampshire fallout MORE, criticized the Justice Department’s decision to bring a case against former FBI lawyer Kevin Clinesmith as …

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Trump’s ex-lawyer Michael Cohen says to reveal president’s ‘skeletons’ in upcoming book

Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York City BY KAREN FREIFELD Michael Cohen, U.S. President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer and fixer, on Thursday promised to show how Trump cheated in the 2016 election with Russian help in an upcoming book titled “Disloyal, A Memoir.” “Trump had cheated in the …

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Ex-FBI lawyer to plead guilty in probe review of Trump-Russia ties

By ERIC TUCKER and MICHAEL BALSAMOAssociated Press WASHINGTON (AP) – A former FBI lawyer plans to plead guilty to making a false statement in the first criminal case arising from U.S. Attorney John Durham’s investigation into the probe of ties between Russia and the 2016 Trump campaign, his lawyer said Friday. Kevin Clinesmith is expected to plead guilty to one …

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‘Grim Reaper’ lawyer tours Capital City with anti-DeSantis billboard

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) — A truck is visiting various locations in Tallahassee with a mobile billboard with a strong political statement about COVID-19 in the Sunshine State. “’Killing Florida With His Stupidity,’ Ron DeathSantis.” Known as the ‘grim reaper’ lawyer, attorney Daniel Uhlfelder has pushed for closures of crowded beaches in Florida and has gone to court over the issue. …

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Defense lawyer tells panel secret dishonest police ‘Laurie List’ system ‘a mess’

Screenshot of the first page of the most recent 14-page Laurie List. CONCORD, NH – New Hampshire Commission on Law Enforcement Accountability, Community and Transparency took a deep dive Friday into ‘Laurie List’ issues, as the commission begins work on the final report to Gov. Chris Sununu. After finalizing the report on the police interactions with members of the public, …

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In-house counsel on the move: Girl Scouts taps former Exxon lawyer as CEO

Another in-house attorney has made the jump to chief executive. Or, at least, interim chief executive. The Girl Scouts of the United States on Monday announced that board member Judith Batty is taking the reins from CEO Sylvia Acevedo on August 15 to serve as the organization’s interim top exec. She’ll be the group’s first Black CEO, it said in …

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