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Judge deals partial win to prosecution ahead of Paul Manafort’s second trial

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A judge overseeing the upcoming second trial of former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort on Tuesday approved the prosecution’s request to allow evidence about a Justice Department inspection of Manafort’s lobbying activities in the 1980s but limited the scope of what it can show.

The ruling by Judge Amy Berman Jackson represents a partial win for Special Counsel Robert Mueller ahead of Manafort’s second trial, set to begin next month in Jackson’s federal courtroom in Washington.

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Reporting by Nathan Layne in Washington; Editing by Bill Trott


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Kellyanne Conway: It’s unconstitutional for Democrats to ’embarrass this president’ with impeachment

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White House aide Kellyanne Conway on Sunday insisted that Democrats do not have a "constitutional basis" to embarrass President Donald Trump by conducting an impeachment inquiry.

Conway made the remarks while speaking to FOX News Sunday guest host Bill Hemmer.

"Complete nonsense," she said when asked about the impeachment proceedings. "They need to get a messaging meeting and they need to read the constitution of the Democratic Party."

"Americans, the Congress, they work for you," Conway continued, talking over the FOX host. "And they're wasting your money and your time trying to impeach a president where there are no high crimes and misdemeanors."

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Internet hilariously piles on Trump for botched ‘suing for liable’ Kavanaugh defense: ‘It’s libel, Mr. Stable Genius’

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In a tweet that will likely be pulled down and corrected (update: a corrected tweet has ben published), Donald Trump rushed to the defense of Supreme Court Brett Kavanaugh on Sunday morning over a new report of credible allegations the jurist may have sexually assaulted another woman when he was in college.

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Trump freaks out over latest Kavanaugh sexual assault allegations: He should sue ‘people for liable’

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Donald Trump weighed in early on Sunday morning about new sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, saying it is a plot instigated by "Radical Left Democrats and their Partner, the LameStream Media."

Responding a New York Times columns that dug deeper into allegations made by Deborah Ramirez who claimed that Kavanaugh stuck his penis in her face at a party while in college, the president tweeted, " Now the Radical Left Democrats and their Partner, the LameStream Media, are after Brett Kavanaugh again, talking loudly of their favorite word, impeachment. He is an innocent man who has been treated HORRIBLY. Such lies about him. They want to scare him into turning Liberal!"

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