Robert Mueller

Mueller inquiry targeted by criminal probe
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Mueller inquiry targeted by criminal probe

Barr comes under fire as Trump administration investigates the investigators
25 Oct 2019
Instant Opinion: How Boris Johnson could lead the UK to war
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Instant Opinion: How Boris Johnson could lead the UK to war

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Thursday 25 July
25 Jul 2019
Why Robert Mueller’s testimony was so disappointing
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Why Robert Mueller’s testimony was so disappointing

Neither Democrats nor Republicans could cheer about the much-anticipated congressional appearance
25 Jul 2019
Mueller testimony: is this Trump’s ‘moment of reckoning’?
Special counsel Robert Mueller
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Mueller testimony: is this Trump’s ‘moment of reckoning’?

Former FBI director facing back-to-back congressional hearings later
24 Jul 2019
Will Mueller's testimony damage President Trump?
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Will Mueller's testimony damage President Trump?

With former special counsel set to testify live on television, will Democrats land a blow on the president, or will their efforts backfire?
28 Jun 2019
Trump would accept dirt on rivals from foreign governments
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Trump would accept dirt on rivals from foreign governments

US president says he ‘would want to hear’ negative information on 2020 opponents
13 Jun 2019
Fresh calls for Trump’s impeachment after Mueller statement
Robert Mueller
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Fresh calls for Trump’s impeachment after Mueller statement

US Special Counsel broke his silence to say charging president with crime was not an option
30 May 2019

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Mueller report: what will full version reveal?
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Mueller report: what will full version reveal?

Justice Department to release redacted version of Trump-Russia report this week
16 Apr 2019
Trump ‘did not conspire with Russia’, Mueller report finds
US president Donald Trump
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Trump ‘did not conspire with Russia’, Mueller report finds

US president claims ‘total exoneration’ after special counsel files report
25 Mar 2019
Robert Mueller to report ‘by next week’
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Robert Mueller to report ‘by next week’

Special counsel has spent nearly two years investigation possible collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign
22 Feb 2019
Trump ex-aide Paul Manafort voids plea deal by lying
Paul Manafort faces more jail time after lying to investigators
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Trump ex-aide Paul Manafort voids plea deal by lying

Judge rules former Trump campaign chief ‘intentionally’ lied to Mueller investigation
14 Feb 2019
Russians blamed for leaking Mueller probe evidence
Special counsel Robert Mueller
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Russians blamed for leaking Mueller probe evidence

Material released in an attempt to discredit special counsel’s investigation, say prosecutors
31 Jan 2019
Who is Roger Stone and why has he been arrested?
Roger Stone
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Who is Roger Stone and why has he been arrested?

Political strategist and long-time adviser to Donald Trump charged with witness tampering and obstruction of justice
25 Jan 2019
Michael Cohen to testify before Congress
Former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen will testify at the House Oversight and Reform Committee
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Michael Cohen to testify before Congress

Former Trump fixer volunteers to appear before he begins three-year prison term
11 Jan 2019
Trump aide Michael Flynn tries to buy time
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Trump aide Michael Flynn tries to buy time

Former National Security advisor asks for sentencing to be delayed after extraordinary rebuke from judge
19 Dec 2018
Former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen jailed for three years
Michael Cohen
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Former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen jailed for three years

US president’s one-time fixer sentenced over illegal hush money payments and lying to congress
13 Dec 2018
Trump’s ex-lawyer Michael Cohen admits lying to Congress
Trump lawyer Michael Cohen pleads guilty to lying to Congress over Russian land deal
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Trump’s ex-lawyer Michael Cohen admits lying to Congress

Russian president would have been given £39m penthouse in Moscow in Trump Tower deal
30 Nov 2018
Paul Manafort ‘lied to the FBI’ despite plea bargain
Paul Manafort has ‘lied to investigators’ despite a plea deal
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Paul Manafort ‘lied to the FBI’ despite plea bargain

Special counsel says former Trump campaign chairman’s deal is now off the table
27 Nov 2018
Jeff Sessions sacked as US Attorney General
US attorney general Jeff Sessions
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Jeff Sessions sacked as US Attorney General

What will the dismissal of the nation’s most senior law enforcement official mean for the Russia inquiry?
8 Nov 2018
Is there a plot to smear Robert Mueller?
Robert Mueller
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Is there a plot to smear Robert Mueller?

FBI asked to investigate claims of women being offered money to smear special counsel investigating Russian election meddling
31 Oct 2018
What happened with Rod Rosenstein?
Deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein’s future remains unclear after weekend turmoil
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What happened with Rod Rosenstein?

Deputy attorney general to meet Donald Trump to discuss his future on Thursday
25 Sep 2018
Donald Trump: explosive highlights from Bob Woodward's book
Donald Trump
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Donald Trump: explosive highlights from Bob Woodward's book

Watergate reporter’s new tell-all depicts an administration in state of ‘nervous breakdown’
5 Sep 2018
Can Donald Trump pardon himself?
Donald Trump
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Can Donald Trump pardon himself?

The US president claims he has an ‘absolute right’, but some lawyers and scholars disagree
23 Aug 2018
Michael Cohen pleads guilty, implicating Donald Trump
Former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen pleads guilty to making illegal campaign pamyents
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Michael Cohen pleads guilty, implicating Donald Trump

Trump lawyer implicates US president directly in campaign financing crimes
22 Aug 2018
Paul Manafort found guilty of eight fraud charges
Paul Manafort has been convicted of eight out of 18 fraud charges
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Paul Manafort found guilty of eight fraud charges

Former Trump campaign chairman faces up to 80 years in prison
22 Aug 2018
End Russia investigation before election, say most Americans
Anti-Trump protesters outside the White House last year
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End Russia investigation before election, say most Americans

Two-thirds across both parties want Robert Mueller to report back before November mid-terms
15 Aug 2018
Former Trump aide accused of being Russian agent
Former Trump adviser Carter Page accused of being a Russian agent by the FBI
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Former Trump aide accused of being Russian agent

Carter Page denies claims following release of investigators’ documents
23 Jul 2018
Dutch lawyer sentenced in Trump-Russia probe
Alex van der Zwaan appears for sentencing over lying to Mueller investigation
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Dutch lawyer sentenced in Trump-Russia probe

Alex van der Zwaan given 30 days in prison for lying to investigators in February
4 Apr 2018
Putin blames ‘Jews and minorities’ for US election meddling
Vladimir Putin is set to be re-elected for a fourth term as president on Sunday
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Putin blames ‘Jews and minorities’ for US election meddling

Russian President says he ‘couldn’t care less’ if his citizens meddled in US vote
13 Mar 2018
Trump-Russia net tightens as Sessions questioned
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Trump-Russia net tightens as Sessions questioned

New FBI boss says he threatened to quit under pressure from Attorney General
24 Jan 2018
Donald Trump’s allies pile pressure on Russia probe
Special prosecutor Robert Mueller has come under sustained attack in recent weeks
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Donald Trump’s allies pile pressure on Russia probe

Special prosecutor Robert Mueller is facing a coordinated attack from Republicans and right-wing media
18 Dec 2017
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