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WASHINGTON | Report: Trump lawyers’ made case to Mueller against subpoena

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s lawyers composed a secret 20-page letter to special counsel Robert Mueller to assert that he cannot be forced to testify while arguing that he could not have committed obstruction because he has absolute authority over all federal investigations. The existence of the letter, which was first reported and posted by … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Report: Trump lawyers’ made case to Mueller against subpoena

Report: Trump lawyers’ letter to Mueller challenges subpoena

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s lawyers composed a secret 20-page letter to special counsel Robert Mueller to assert that he cannot be forced to testify in the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election. They also argue that Trump could not have committed obstruction because he has absolute authority over all federal investigations. … Continue reading Report: Trump lawyers’ letter to Mueller challenges subpoena