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Donald Trump Jr. met with Russian lawyer after he was promised damaging info about Clinton: report
WASHINGTON — Donald Trump's eldest son says he met with a Kremlin-linked lawyer shortly after his father clinched the GOP nomination, hoping to get information helpful to the campaign. A New York Times report Sunday citing advisers to the White House ...
Ex-Bush ethics lawyer on Trump Jr: 'This borders on treason'
Bush 43 WH ethics lawyer on NYT story/Donald Trump Jr. and Kushner meeting with Russian lawyer: “This borders on treason” via @MSNBC pic.twitter.com/Ceu5xLYgnB. — Bradd Jaffy (@BraddJaffy) July 9, 2017. An ethics lawyer under former President ...
Athens lawyer appointed to Judicial Qualifications Commission
He is a member of the Board of Governors of the State Bar of Georgia, a life fellow of the American Bar Foundation and a fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers. Tolley's acceptance of this re-appointment is evidence of his continued dedication ...
Lawyer behind Sanders' allegations has history of complaints
MONTPELIER, Vt. — A Republican lawyer pushing the allegations that Sen. Bernie Sanders' wife committed bank fraud to win a loan while president of a now-defunct Vermont college has a long history of filing complaints against left-of-center politicians ...
No More Slut Shaming Blac Chyna
Rob Kardashian's lawyer will appear in court Monday morning and tell the judge ... his client will voluntarily refrain from attacking/bullying Blac Chyna on social media. Sources connected with Rob tell us, he'll be represented by Robert Shapiro of OJ ...
Trump Jr. Met With Russian Lawyer With Promise Of Damaging Clinton Information
President Trump's eldest son admitted to meeting a Kremlin-linked lawyer after being offered information that could have been "helpful" to his father's campaign. Facebook; Twitter. Google+. Email ...
Kremlin denies knowing of Donald Trump Jr. meeting with Russian lawyer during 2016 campaign
MOSCOW — The Kremlin on Monday said it was unaware of a 2016 meeting between Donald Trump Jr. and a Russian lawyer purported to have information that could potentially damage Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign. The revelations about the ...
Donald Trump Jr. confirms in a tweet that he took Russian lawyer meeting 'to hear info about an opponent'
In a tweet Monday morning, Donald Trump Jr. doubled down on his admission that he'd taken a meeting with a Kremlin-connected Russian lawyer during the presidential election "to hear info about an opponent." Above a Drudge Report link to a story calling ...
Ex-Bush ethics lawyer on Trump Jr. meeting: 'This borders on treason'
Donald Trump Jr.'s meeting with a Russian lawyer who claimed to have damaging information on Hillary Clinton "borders on treason," an ethics lawyer under ...
Be A Bold Lawyer | Above the Law
Those of you who've been reading our column for some time, won't be surprised that we can't stay quiet in light of the latest and most definitely not so greatest ...
Conway: No meaningful information received in Trump Jr.'s meeting with Russian lawyer
Kellyanne Conway, a counselor to President Trump, said today on "Good Morning America" that "no information was received that was meaningful or helpful" during Donald Trump Jr.'s meeting with a Russian lawyer in the days after his father clinched the ...
Donald Trump Jr. met with Russian lawyer during 2016 campaign
July 10, 2017 11:52 AM EDT - Donald Trump Jr. admitted on June 9 that he met with a Russian lawyer who promised damaging information on Hillary Clinton during the 2016 presidential election. (Elyse Samuels / The Washington Post) ...
How a Pageant Led to Trump Son's Meeting With Russian Lawyer
On Sunday, The New York Times reported that the president's eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., had met with a Kremlin-connected lawyer during the 2016 presidential campaign after being promised information damaging to Hillary Clinton. Mr. Trump's campaign ...
PR specialist says set up meeting between Trump's son, Russian lawyer at a client's request
Public relations specialist Rob Goldstone said in a statement that Agalarov asked him to help facilitate a meeting between Trump's son and Russian lawyer Natalya Veselnitskaya, who he said had apparently claimed to have information regarding illegal ...
Exclusive: Iowa Lawyer Gets $285K in False Arrest Settlement
Exclusive: Iowa Lawyer Gets $285K in False Arrest Settlement. Police and prosecutors will pay $285,000 to an Iowa lawyer who spent 16 days in jail after he was allegedly framed by a longtime tormentor and falsely accused of threatening witnesses and a ...
How a Music Publicist Connected Trump's Inner Circle to a Russian Lawyer Peddling Clinton Dirt
An entertainment publicist and manager named Rob Goldstone, though, told the Washington Post on Sunday that he had arranged the meeting at the request of a client and had attended it along with the Russian lawyer, Natalia Veselnitskaya. But Goldstone ...
Donald Trump Jr. retains New York-based lawyer
Alan Futerfas confirmed in an email to The Associated Press on Monday that he's the lawyer for Donald Trump Jr., who has acknowledged meeting during the presidential campaign with a Russian lawyer whom he thought might have negative information on ...
Factbox: Donald Trump Jr.'s Lawyer Has Experience With the Mob ...
Factbox: Donald Trump Jr.'s Lawyer Has Experience With the Mob ...
Factbox: Donald Trump Jr.'s lawyer has experience with the mob and music
Alan Futerfas, the lawyer Donald Trump Jr. has hired to represent him in connection with Russia-related probes, has over 25 years experience in handling government investigations and criminal cases. John Moscow, a former assistant district attorney in ...
EXCLUSIVE: Blac Chyna's Lawyer on Restraining Order Against Rob Kardashian: She's 'Not Trying to Start a War'
Following the 29-year-old model's day in court, her lawyer, Lisa Bloom, sat down with ET at her office in Woodland Hills, California, where she opened up about how she says her client feels following her successful bid for a restraining order, and what ...
Top Democrat calls Trump Jnr meeting with Russia lawyer 'remarkable' – video
Senator Mark Warner, the top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee, says the panel 'absolutely' wants to speak to the president's son about the meeting he had with a Russian lawyer who promised damaging information about Hillary Clinton during ...
The Latest: Lawyer: Army neglected soldier's mental illness
HONOLULU — The Latest on a Hawaii-based soldier being arrested on terrorism charges (all times local):. 5 p.m.. The defense attorney for a U.S. soldier arrested on terrorism charges says it appears his client may suffer from service-related mental ...
Lawyers: Donald Trump Jr. Is Getting Terrible Legal Advice
It all started Saturday, when The New York Times first reported that Don Jr. had met with a Kremlin-linked lawyer at Trump Tower during the campaign. Don Jr. tried, unsuccessfully, to downplay its significance. When the paper followed up that first ...
Homeless subway pusher acted in self-defense: lawyer | New York ...
Homeless subway pusher acted in self-defense: lawyer | New York ...
Just How Closely Linked Is The 'Kremlin-Linked' Lawyer?
Donald Trump Jr. met in 2016 with Natalia Veselnitskaya, a lawyer described as close to the Kremlin. NPR's Mary Louise Kelly asks Atlantic writer Julia Ioffe exactly what that means. MARY LOUISE KELLY, HOST: The president's son now finds himself at the ...
Donald Trump Jr.'s lawyer is a Juilliard-trained trombonist who plays in a symphony and defends mobsters
The case that helped put attorney Alan Futerfas on the map was full of bloodshed, backstabbing and secrecy, like a Mafia movie that played out in real life in a Brooklyn courthouse. The year was 1994, and Futerfas, a young defense lawyer, was ...
Russian Lawyer Who Met With Trump Jr.: I Didn't Have Clinton Info They Wanted
MOSCOW — The Russian lawyer who met with Donald Trump Jr. during the presidential campaign denied in an exclusive interview with NBC News that she had any connection to the Kremlin and insisted she met with President Donald Trump's son in 2016 ...
Prince William mosque vote legal, says county lawyer
A pair of Prince William County supervisors is frustrated that the board violated its procedural rules in a late-night vote involving a new mosque in Nokesville, but the county's top lawyer is reassuring supervisors that the vote was still perfectly ...
Trump son's Clinton claim denied by Russian lawyer
The Russian lawyer at the centre of allegations surrounding US President Donald Trump's son has insisted she was never in possession of information that could have damaged Hillary Clinton. Natalia Veselnitskaya said Donald Trump Jr and two senior ...
Sen. Bert Johnson broke after all, lawyer says
Detroit — State Sen. Bert Johnson cannot afford to hire an attorney to defend against federal corruption charges and wants to dump his current lawyer, according to a federal court filing. The filing provides new details about a breakdown between ...
Lawyer Behind Nationwide Voter Purge Effort Named to Trump Election Commission
Adams joined the department in 2005, when high-ranking official Bradley Schlozman was found by the department's inspector general to be illegally using political ideology to fill the Civil Rights Division with conservative lawyers. Adams, a ...
The Russian lawyer who met with Donald Trump Jr. was unknown in the US -- until now
It was named for Sergei Magnitsky, a Russian lawyer who had accused Russian officials of financial crimes and later died in prison, where he was being held on charges of tax evasion. Prison officials said he had a heart attack, but a human rights ...
Lawyer who met with Donald Trump Jr. was described as part of Russia's "government support for Mr. Trump"
Donald Trump Jr. was offered "high level and sensitive information" last June as "part of Russia and its government's support for Mr. Trump,” according to emails that he released Tuesday. The emails said that a person described as a Russian government ...
5 takeaways on Donald Trump Jr. meeting from Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya
Natalia Veselnitskaya, the Russian lawyer with reported links to the Kremlin who met with Donald Trump Jr. in the middle of the 2016 presidential election, sat down Tuesday for an interview with NBC News to try to tamp down the controversy. She told ...
Activist group files complaint against Yanez attorney with lawyer professional responsibility board
Michelle Gross, president of Communities United Against Police Brutality, filed a complaint in late June with the Minnesota Office of Lawyers Professional Responsibility about what she says was unprofessional conduct on the part of defense attorney ...
Donald Trump Jr. Releases Email Chain About His Meeting With Russian Lawyer
President Trump's eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., released emails Tuesday confirming he was informed in June 2016 that the Russian government was working to help his father win the election, and that he shared that information with other top campaign ...
The story behind the Russian lawyer who met with Donald Trump Jr. last year
The Russian lawyer who met with Donald Trump Jr. and other top Trump campaign officials in June 2016 is a white-collar defense attorney, former prosecutor, and prominent advocate for the repeal of the 2012 Magnitsky Act, a US law that blacklists ...
Russian lawyer who met with Trump Jr. has long history fighting sanctions
The photograph is striking: There sits Natalia Veselnitskaya, the Russian lawyer who met with Donald Trump Jr. and others at Trump Tower in Manhattan on June 9, 2016, seated a few days later in the front row of a House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing ...
Trump's Russia Lawyer Isn't Seeking Security Clearance, And May ...
Trump's Russia Lawyer Isn't Seeking Security Clearance, And May ...
Martin Shkreli's lawyer is well aware of his client's fondness for yapping
Long before Martin Shkreli went on trial for securities fraud, his lawyer knew the so-called Pharma Bro's big mouth could interfere with the trial. High-profile lawyer Benjamin Brafman noted Shkreli's windbag demeanor during an unrelated Manhattan ...
Donald Trump Jr.'s Choice of a Lawyer Raises Eyebrows on Late Night
Conan O'Brien pointed out that Donald Trump Jr. just hired a lawyer with a history of representing defendants accused of high-level organized crime. Credit TBS. Welcome to Best of Late Night, a rundown that lets you sleep — and lets us get paid to ...
Donald Trump Jr. Admits To Meeting With Russian Lawyer
Donald Trump Jr. acknowledges meeting with a Russian lawyer to get damaging information about Hillary Clinton, and FBI director nominee Christopher Wray prepares to answer questions from senators. Facebook; Twitter. Google+. Email ...
Did Trump Jr. Break Laws When He Met Russian Lawyer Veselnitskaya?
Federal investigators might have reason to examine whether Donald Trump Jr., the eldest son of the president, broke campaign finance law when he attended a meeting with a Russian lawyer who he believed would offer damaging information about Hillary ...
Netanyahu's lawyer being held in submarine corruption deal inquiry
David Shimron, Benjamin Netanyahu's lawyer and cousin, was identified by police after being arrested with Mickey Ganor, who acted as an agent for the German ThyssenKrupp shipyard in the deal. Other individuals who have been questioned by police ...
Donald Trump Jr. Plays Down Russian Lawyer Meeting
The president's eldest son told Fox News' Sean Hannity that he didn't tell his father about a 2016 meeting with a Russian lawyer because it was "nothing ... a wasted 20 minutes." Facebook; Twitter. Google+. Email ...
Lavrov says wild that Trump Jr. blamed for meeting Russian lawyer
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Wednesday it was preposterous that U.S. President Donald Trump's eldest son was blamed for meeting a Russian lawyer who emails suggest might have had damaging information ...
Grassley probing how Russian lawyer got into US after visa denial
The Russian lawyer who met with Donald Trump Jr. in a controversial June 2016 sit-down had been denied a visa to the enter the United States months before the infamous encounter – and a powerful senator wants to find out how she ended up in America ...
Trump's Russia lawyer isn't seeking security clearance, and may have trouble getting one
The ongoing investigations into alleged collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia involve reams of classified material. Yet Marc Kasowitz, the New York lawyer whom President Donald Trump has hired to defend him in these inquiries, told ...
A free robot lawyer is fighting parking tickets and much more
Browder and his lawyers found that two categories of situations were ripe for DoNotPay's bots. “The first category is just filling in documents to ensure you can send something off—filling in a PDF or automating a letter,” he said. “The second thing ...
Amid Don Jr. Fallout, Trump Reportedly Channels Anger At His Personal Lawyer
With questions about whether the Trump team colluded with Russian operatives during the 2016 campaign dominating headlines for yet another week, President Donald Trump has funneled much of his anger at Marc Kasowitz, the attorney leading his outside ...