Legal experts say Trump’s last-ditch effort to hide his taxes is ‘untenable,’ and we could see them as soon as next year

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President Donald Trump. Associated Press President Donald Trump’s lawyers are duking it out with New York state prosecutors over a subpoena for his tax returns in a case that is likely to go all the way to the Supreme Court. Trump’s lawyers … Read More

Special Counsel Robert Mueller to make statement at Justice Dept. amid pressure to testify

Special Counsel Robert Mueller is expected to deliver his first public statement on his investigation into Russian interference during the 2016 presidential election on Wednesday at 11 a.m. from the Justice Department. The Justice Department announced Mueller would make a statement on Wednesday morning–his first … Read More

Trump Gives Attorney General Sweeping Power in Review of 2016 Campaign Inquiry

President Trump and Attorney General William P. Barr this week at the White House. The directive gives Mr. Barr immense leverage over the intelligence community and enormous power over what the public learns about the roots of the Russia investigation. … Read More

Trump urges Attorney General Sessions to end Russia probe

President Trump called Wednesday for Attorney General Jeff Sessions to end Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation “right now,” alleging bias on the investigative team and complaining about the trial of his former campaign chairman. “This is a terrible situation … Read More

Judge Orders Paul Manafort Jailed Before Trial, Citing New Obstruction Charges

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Paul Manafort, President Trump’s former campaign chairman, arrived for a hearing in federal court in Washington on Friday.CreditErin Schaff for The New York Times WASHINGTON — A federal judge revoked Paul Manafort’s bail and sent him to jail on Friday … Read More