Tag: Rod Rosenstein

FBI agents have raided New York residences and offices of Michael Cohen (L), Donald Trump's long-time lawyer, adding to the president's legal woes

Trump Properly Discloses Payment to Michael Cohen

The 92 pages of President Donald Trump’s financial disclosures for 2017 include a line item between $100,001 and $250,000 for lawyer Michael Cohen, consistent with the $130,000 payment Cohen made to a porn star claiming to have had a tryst with the president 12 years ago.

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Turley: Rosenstein Impeachment Proposal ‘Pretty Frivolous’

On Wednesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” George Washington University Law Professor Jonathan Turley characterized the draft impeachment articles written by members of the House Freedom Caucus against Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein as “pretty frivolous.” Turley further argued that

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Jeff Sessions Decides Not to Recuse Himself Over Michael Cohen Probe

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is not backing down this time.

On Tuesday, he decided against recusing himself from an investigation into President Trump’s personal lawyer Michael Cohen, and will reportedly only consider stepping back from specific questions related to the probe.

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Exclusive — Dershowitz: ‘Sessions Should Un-Recuse Himself’

Harvard Law School professor emeritus Alan Dershowitz told Breitbart News Tonight on Monday that Attorney General Jeff Sessions should withdraw his recusal from the Department of Justice’s investigation into Trump associates — at least as far as it considers President Donald Trump’s personal attorney Michael Cohen.

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Former Prosecutor: Raid on Cohen ‘Dramatic and Extraordinary Move’

It is hard to know how to react to the search warrant that was executed by federal authorities on Monday at, according to media sources, Michael Cohen’s office, home, and  hotel room, other than to note that it is a dramatic and extraordinary move, with all sorts of potentially ominous implications for Mr. Cohen and for President Trump.