Opinion

Opinion

In 2006, the sale of condos within the first worldwide lodge enterprise below the Trump model, the previous Trump Ocean Club International Hotel and Tower in Panama, fell, largely, to a Brazilian named Alexandre Ventura Nogueira. He labored with a Colombian who was later convicted of cash laundering. Mr. Nogueira told NBC News final 12 […]

Former Lawyer for Stormy Daniels Is Drawn Into Federal Investigation

Former Lawyer for Stormy Daniels Is Drawn Into Federal Investigation

Ms. Clifford, who acquired $130,000 from Mr. Cohen weeks earlier than the election, has sued him, searching for to be launched from that settlement, which her lawyer has argued is invalid as a result of Mr. Trump didn’t signal the contract. Ms. McDougal equally sued American Media Inc., the media firm that had paid her […]

Democratic Party Alleges Trump-Russia Conspiracy in New Lawsuit

Democratic Party Alleges Trump-Russia Conspiracy in New Lawsuit

“I don’t know when Mueller will finish,” Mr. Perez stated. “I’m very concerned about the run-up to the midterm elections.” Mr. Perez firmly denied that the lawsuit had a political objective, however he appeared to allude at factors to the chance that civil litigation would possibly deliver to mild damaging details about Mr. Trump and […]

6 Takeaways From the Comey Memos

6 Takeaways From the Comey Memos

Mr. Trump denied the episode had taken place and appeared to Mr. Comey to be defending himself. Mr. Comey replied that the allegations may have been made up, however that the job of the F.B.I. was to guard the president from efforts to coerce him. Though Mr. Trump ended the assembly genially, the accusations clearly […]

New York Attorney General Seeks Power to Bypass Presidential Pardons

New York Attorney General Seeks Power to Bypass Presidential Pardons

While Mr. Schneiderman’s jurisdiction doesn’t embody most of the areas being investigated by Mr. Mueller, a president has no authority to commute sentences or pardon offenses on the state stage. That leaves convictions obtained by the state lawyer normal’s workplace or another native prosecutor exterior the president’s skill to intervene. The proposal could be structured […]

Racist Terror Plot, or Just Idle Talk? Kansas Trial Hinges on the Answer

Racist Terror Plot, or Just Idle Talk? Kansas Trial Hinges on the Answer

Defense legal professionals say that federal officers, who relied on a paid informant who infiltrated the group, have overstepped by making an attempt to criminalize offensive however authorized speech. The legal professionals argued that the lads’s conversations, a lot of them secretly recorded by the informant and performed for the jurors, amounted to idle discuss. […]

Opinion

Opinion

We are actually within the midst of an epic conflict between Donald Trump and fired F.B.I. Director James Comey, neither of whom I maintain in excessive esteem, each males with raging egos and questionable motives. The depth of my contempt differs between the 2, however there may be contempt for each. Comey is now making […]

James Comey vs. President Trump. How It Came to This.

James Comey vs. President Trump. How It Came to This.

An inauguration and a termination Here is a timeline of Mr. Comey’s brief tenure as F.B.I. director below Mr. Trump. Mr. Comey met the president-elect for the primary time in January 2017, during an intelligence briefing about Russian meddling within the election. In conferences and conversations afterward, Mr. Comey has said, the president tried in […]

Who Are Diamond and Silk? A Look at 2 Pro-Trump Social Media Stars

Who Are Diamond and Silk? A Look at 2 Pro-Trump Social Media Stars

They additionally promote Trump merchandise on their web site and have launched into a speaking tour that gives followers the possibility to see them dwell for $50 a ticket (or $150 if you want to take an image with them and eat hors d’oeuvres). They had been paid $1,274.94 by the Trump marketing campaign in […]