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Trump will provide written responses in Summer Zervos case

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump will provide written responses to questions in a defamation lawsuit brought by Summer Zervos, according to court documents obtained by CNN.<p>Zervos, a former contestant on Trump's reality TV show, "The Apprentice," filed a lawsuit against Trump in January 2017 in which …

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Trump to send written answers under oath in defamation lawsuit from former ‘Apprentice’ contestant: report

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Trump to provide written responses in Summer Zervos defamation lawsuit

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump has agreed to provide written answers to questions in a defamation lawsuit brought by a former contestant on the television show “The Apprentice,” according to court papers filed on Friday.<p>FILE PHOTO: Summer Zervos, a former contestant on The …

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Kamala Harris’s mysterious Kasowitz question during the Kavanaugh hearings, explained

She was trying to call out Trump’s Supreme Court nominee about a meeting that may have happened.<p>Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) on Wednesday had the entire hearing room on tenterhooks, as she opened her questioning of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh with a somewhat mysterious inquiry. Her question …

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Kavanaugh denies discussing Russia probe with Trump lawyer's firm

Senator Kamala Harris talks with Rachel Maddow about Brett Kavanaugh's evasiveness on whether he discussed Robert Mueller's Trump Russia …

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The second-most-intense guessing game in D.C.

The frenzied search for the identity of the author who penned the anonymous op-ed in the New York Times, in essence confirming it really is Crazyland over at the White House, consumes Washington. Anyone can play the guessing game, and for now no one can prove a guess is wrong. Hence, the perfect, …

Opinion

Kamala Harris' mind-reading act at the Kavanaugh hearing failed miserably

Among several surreal moments at the confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, one of the strangest was an encounter Wednesday evening between Sen. Kamala Harris and the nominee.<p>In full prosecutorial mode, Harris asked Kavanaugh: “Have you discussed [Robert S.] Mueller or his …

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Trump Attorney Wrecks Kamala Harris' Attack On Kavanaugh

In a statement given to CNBC, attorney Marc Kasowitz, who has represented Donald Trump, crunched the attack on Wednesday from Senator Kamala Harris …

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Watch Kamala Harris Make Kavanaugh Squirm With A Single Question

We stan a direct and persistent queen<p>There's no better way to start your day than by watching a man-child squirm as he's asked one very simple, direct question. Especially when that man-child is none other than Donald Trump's pick to fill the vacant Supreme Court seat, Brett Kavanaugh.<p>The clip …

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Kamala Harris vs. Kavanaugh: Did you ever talk about Mueller with a lawyer from Marc Kasowitz’s law firm?

I’m putting this on your radar because (a) this clip passed the anonymous NYT op-ed overnight as top draw on Resistance PornHub and (b) Harris will …

Conservative View

Grilled On The Hill: Kamala Harris Lights Fire To Stuttering SCOTUS Hopeful Brett Kavanaugh

Image via Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images<p>Kamala Harris Grills Brett Kavanaugh At SCOTUS Confirmation Hearing<p>Senator Kamala Harris did not come to play. …

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Sen. Kamala Harris Grills Brett Kavanaugh Over His Potential Contact with Trump Lawyer's Firm About the Mueller Probe

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) pressed an intriguing line of questioning with Judge Brett Kavanaugh late Wednesday night in the ongoing hearings about his …

Brett Kavanaugh

Did the new Supreme Court pick discuss the Russia probe with anyone from Trump’s lawyer’s firm?

“Judge, have you ever discussed special counsel Mueller or his investigation with anyone?”<p>That’s how Democratic Sen. Kamala Harris began her grilling …

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Kamala Harris Knew Exactly Who Kavanaugh Talked To At Kasowitz Law Firm When She Grilled Him

After Senator Kamala Harris grilled SCOTUS nominee Brett Kavanaugh about any conversations he had with someone at former Trump lawyer Marc Kasowitz' …

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Lest You Trust That Midlevel Satisfaction Survey Too Much — See Also

<b>WOMEN AND MINORITY LAWYERS ARE LESS SATISFIED</b> -- The midlevel survey doesn't show uniform happiness. <b>KNOW YOUR CLIENT</b> -- Marc Kasowitz, Chris Christie …

Law

U.S. Probes Whether 1MDB Malaysian Fugitive Laundered Funds to Top Trump Figures

The U.S. is investigating whether a fugitive Malaysian financier laundered tens of millions of dollars and used the money to pay a legal team that …

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A Malaysian fugitive might have paid Chris Christie and a Trump lawyer with laundered funds

The Justice Department is investigating whether former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Marc Kasowitz, and others with ties to the Republican Party were paid by a Malaysian fugitive with laundered funds.<p>Christie and Kasowitz are part of a legal team for Jho …

Corruption

Feds probe if Malaysian fugitive paid Chris Christie and Trump lawyer with laundered funds: Report

Federal investigators are looking into whether Low Taek Jho, a fugitive Malaysian businessman, laundered tens of millions to pay a legal team that …

Corruption

WSJ: Malaysian Financier May Have Paid Chris Christie With Laundered Cash

The Justice Department is probing whether fugitive Malaysian financier Jho Low laundered tens of millions of dollars to pay a team of attorneys in …

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Feds Probing Payments To Marc Kasowitz, Chris Christie, Recently Single Biglaw Partner

Marc Kasowitz (Photo by Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images)<p>It’s been a few months since we’ve checked in on Marc Kasowitz. At that time, it was hard to …

Law

Marc Kasowitz denies Kavanaugh ever spoke to anyone at his firm about Mueller probe

Marc Kasowitz, a personal attorney for President Donald Trump, threw cold water on Sen. Kamala Harris's questioning of Brett Kavanaugh, denying he …

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Court Rejects Trump’s Attempt to Squash Summer Zervos Defamation Case

fA New York appeals court rejected President Donald Trump’s third attempt to squash a defamation case brought by former “Apprentice” contestant …

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Trump’s lawyer calls out judges for having ‘partisan interests’

A lawyer for President Trump claims Manhattan judges were “swayed by partisan interests” when they refused to postpone a defamation lawsuit against …

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Russian oligarch-linked firm that paid Michael Cohen was also represented by Trump lawyer Marc Kasowitz

The news on Tuesday that the same shell company that Michael Cohen, a longtime personal lawyer for Donald Trump, had used to pay $130,000 to porn …

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Russian Oligarch-Linked Firm That Paid Michael Cohen Was Also Represented by Trump Lawyer Marc Kasowitz — ProPublica

The news on Tuesday that the same shell company that Michael Cohen, a longtime personal lawyer for Donald Trump, had used to pay $130,000 to porn …

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How many more Stormy Daniels are out there?

Donald Trump’s recently-hired lawyer Rudy Giuliani offered up several surprises in an interview with Fox News’ Sean Hannity, and revealed that Trump had known of and financed a payment to adult film star Stormy Daniels.<p>Giuliani’s unexpected admissions last night (May 2) also included a reference to …

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Trump seeks legal advice ‘from virtually any attorney who calls him’

At face value, Donald Trump’s legal defense team in the Russia scandal is shrinking in ways that should worry the president’s supporters. Marc …

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Marc Kasowitz Might Be Responsible For Trump’s First Diplomatic Blunder

Marc Kasowitz (Photo by Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images)<p>Technically we’re still waiting on Robert Mueller to confirm that Trump’s <i>first</i> diplomatic blunder …

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Trump's newest addition to his Russia legal team has a doctorate in medieval history

For some reason, President Trump appears to be having trouble hiring top lawyers to represent him in Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation …

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The growing list of lawyers who will not be representing President Trump

In less than one year, President Donald Trump has faced two shake-ups of the legal team defending him in the special counsel's probe.<p>His longtime …

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