Category Archives: Investigation

Six Big Takeaways from Mueller’s Indictment of Russian Intel Officers

by Andy Wright, Alex Whiting, Ryan Goodman and Kate Brannen of Just Security Here are two of the six: 5. Mueller Investigation Vitality: Notwithstanding the laments and wishful thinking from people like Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) and Rudy Giuliani, Trump’s … Continue reading

Posted in Cyber security, Donald Trump, Elections, Investigation, Political parties, Robert Mueller, Russia, United States

‘Shaken’ Rosenstein Felt Used by the White House in Comey Firing

By Michael S. Schmidt and Adam Goldman of the New York Times In the days after the F.B.I. director James B. Comey was fired last year, the deputy attorney general, Rod J. Rosenstein, repeatedly expressed anger about how the White … Continue reading

Posted in FBI, Investigation, James Comey, New York Times, Rod Rosenstein, White House

The Constitutional Crisis Is Already Underway

By Jonathan Chait in New York Magazine Trump’s me-above-all persona is also his unsettling legal stance on presidential power. Trump cannot obstruct justice, according to his official legal stance, because justice is whatever Trump says it is. Before this is … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Donald Trump, Investigation, Presidential pardon, Rule of Law

Is this what gets Trump? How money laundering works in real estate

By Philip Bump of the Washington Post If Michael Wolff’s reporting is to be believed, Stephen K. Bannon’s assessment of the most dangerous threat posed by special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s investigation is not the one you might have … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Donald Trump, Impeachment, Investigation, Jared Kushner, Money laundering, Robert Mueller, Russia, Washington Post

Should We Trust Michael Cohen If He Flips On Trump?

By Maggie Koerth-Baker of FiveThirtyEight Will Michael Cohen flip? The media have been debating that question ever since the FBI raided the office of President Trump’s longtime personal lawyer on April 8. Cohen is under investigation for bank fraud and … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Fairness, FiveThirtyEight, Investigation, Michael Cohen, Russia