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Lawyer plans to take down racists who framed an innocent ‘anti-Trump’ man as the Charlottesville terrorist

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After a Michigan man was misidentified as the driver in Saturday’s attack on “Unite the Right” counterprotesters in Charlottesville, Virginia, a lawyer representing the man says he’s going to “go after” those he says framed his client.

According to the Detroit Free Press, Texas-based attorney Andrew Sommerman said he believes his client was deliberately singled out because of his client’s anti-racist beliefs.

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“There was a clear misidentification,” Sommerman said of his client, whose father previously owned the Dodge Challenger used to mow down protesters, killing one and wounding dozens. “The motivation behind it, I don’t quite understand yet.”

As the Daily Beast pointed out on Sunday, right-wing sites like Gateway Pundit and GotNews called the Michigan man an “anti-Trump protester” and an “open-borders druggie” based on a now-deleted tweet by Twitter user @Aristotle_Code. Neither site has ran a retraction. (The Beast and the Freep both declined to report the man’s name because of the number of death threats he and his family have received.)

The Michigan’s man father owned the car many years before it was purchased by Alex Fields, Jr., the suspect in the Charlottesville attack. Though it’s unclear what, if any, anti-racist or anti-fascist beliefs the man might hold, his lawyer does not believe the misidentification was incidental.

“I don’t think it’s careless,” Sommerman told the Freep. He said their “intent was to try to muddle” what happened in Charlottesville.

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National Enquirer tried to protect Trump from allegation of forcibly raping 13-year-old girl: report

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Two of the scandals swirling around President Donald appear to have collided in a blockbuster new book by investigative reporter Ronan Farrow.

Trump's relationship with American Media Incorporated (AMI), which owned the National Enquirer supermarket tabloid, has been under focus for a $150,000 hush money payment to former Playboy playmate Karen McDougal.

Trump has also faced ongoing scrutiny for his longtime friendship with Jeffrey Epstein.

The relationship between the two scandals was examined in the new book Catch and Kill: Lies, Spies and a Conspiracy to Protect Predators.

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Alan Dershowitz boots rival lawyer from sex abuse case

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Alan Dershowitz continues to deny accusations that he had sex with an underage woman on Jeffrey Epstein's private island. Flight logs show Dershowitz regularly flew on Epstein's private plane, dubbed the Lolita Express.

Dershowitz' explanation for why the allegations continue to dog him despite his firm denies is that a lawyer for the woman accusing Dershowitz—Virginia Giuffre—is out to get him.

On Wednesday, a judge agreed to take David Boies, the high-profile lawyer, off the case, reports the Daily Beast.

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Here are the six most absurd things Trump just said in his unhinged Wednesday press conference

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President Donald Trump unloaded a whole lot of crazy during a joint press conference with Italian President Sergio Mattarella.

Trump attacked America's allies in the Middle East, his own political allies on Capitol Hill and repeated talking points used by Russian Federation President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Erdo?an.

Here are six of the most absurd things from the press conference.

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During the press conference, Trump claimed his decision to abandon Kurdish allies in Syria was "strategically brilliant."

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