Fifth Amendment

WASHINGTON | Giuliani not ruling out chance of Trump taking the Fifth

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump’s new attorney, Rudy Giuliani, won’t rule out the possibility that the president would assert his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination in the swirling Russia investigation. “How could I ever be confident of that?” the former New York City mayor and U.S. attorney said Sunday on ABC’s “This Week.” Giuliani said despite Trump’s … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Giuliani not ruling out chance of Trump taking the Fifth

LOS ANGELES | Judge: Trump lawyer must make sworn statement to slow suit

LOS ANGELES | April 20, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer must declare in writing that his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination may be jeopardized if legal proceedings aren’t delayed in a lawsuit filed by porn actress Stormy Daniels, a judge said Friday. Los Angeles federal Judge S. James Otero said there were … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Judge: Trump lawyer must make sworn statement to slow suit