U.S. judge allows Mueller case against Russian company to proceed

U.S. judge allows Mueller case against Russian company to proceedA U.S. judge on Monday backed Special Counsel Robert Mueller in the federal Russia investigation, allowing a case to proceed against a Russian company accused of helping fund a propaganda operation to sway the 2016 presidential election in Donald Trump’s favor. Judge Dabney Friedrich, in an opinion filed in the U.S. District court for the District of Columbia, rejected an argument by the company, Concord Management and Consulting LLC, that Mueller was unlawfully appointed and lacked prosecutorial authority.


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Judge allows case over illegal foreign gifts to proceed against President and Trump Organization

  1. Judge allows case over illegal foreign gifts to proceed against President and Trump Organization  CNN
  2. Judge lets emoluments lawsuit against Trump move ahead  Politico
  3. Emoluments Lawsuit, Accusing Trump of Violating Constitution, Clears a Hurdle  New York Times
  4. Trump Must Face Emoluments Lawsuit Over DC Hotel Profits  Bloomberg
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Michael Flynn ‘eager to proceed to sentencing’ on charges in Russia investigation

Michael Flynn ‘eager to proceed to sentencing’ on charges in Russia investigationMichael Flynn, Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, is “eager to proceed to sentencing” on charges related to the Russia investigation, his lawyer has said. General Flynn pleaded guilty in December to lying to the FBI about his contact with Russian officials and agreed to cooperate with the federal investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. At his first court appearance since then, his lawyers indicated he was continuing to cooperate with the investigation and was hoping to wrap up the case against him quickly.


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Avenatti asks court to let Stormy Daniels's case proceed against Trump

  1. Avenatti asks court to let Stormy Daniels’s case proceed against Trump  The Hill
  2. Stormy Daniels’ attorney Michael Avenatti is a big hit in the West Hollywood gay scene  New York Daily News
  3. Avenatti Seeks to Revive Hush Money Lawsuit After Trump’s Comments  Bloomberg
  4. Michael Avenatti Is the 1990s-Style Celebrity Lawyer of the Trump Age  The Atlantic
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US unafraid of trade war, will proceed with China tariffs: Mnuchin

US unafraid of trade war, will proceed with China tariffs: MnuchinUS Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin on Sunday insisted President Trump intends to implement $60 billion in tariffs on Chinese imports, saying the measures will benefit the economy long-term. Speaking on “Fox News Sunday,” Mnuchin said unless a deal is reached with China, Trump will implement the tariffs targeting sectors in which Washington says Beijing has stolen American technology.


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