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Fox legal analyst explains why Trump is facing certain defeat in his war with House investigators

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This week, President Donald Trump railed against the Mueller probe, accusing the investigation of being a politically motivated “witch hunt.”

He also declared that he would ignore all subpoenas coming from Democrats. Fox News host Trace Gallagher invited a legal expert to address whether Trump’s obstruction strategies would succeed.

“We’ve had this issue with Nixon, the George W. Bush Administration and the Obama Administration,” said defense attorney Bob Bianchi.

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“But generally speaking, Trace, the courts are looking in favor [of] supporting Congress’ oversight role under article 1 to check abuses in the executive branch of government as well as get data and information from which they could do due diligence, to have legislative policy here,” he added.

“So one of the things that will be real problematic are the two issues that you alluded to … Number 1, all privileges can be waived if you allowed it to go to a third party outside the communication chain, i.e. McGahn speaking to Mueller.”

“When [the Trump administration] could have exercised privilege to redact the information to the public, they didn’t. That will be very difficult for them,” Bianchi continued. “Once the round is out of the chamber of a gun, it’s virtually impossible to get it back, Trace.”

“The second thing that is very relevant here and I’m not politicking, this is just the law in all cases, is when a litigant, if you will, is making public statements about a thing, then they’re opening themselves up. They’re waiving that privilege that is there.”

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Trump claims ‘great reviews’ for COVID-19 response — while complaining he ‘got no credit’

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In a tweet fired off this Monday afternoon, President Trump painted a rosy picture of the response to his administration's handling of the coronavirus pandemic, saying he's received "great reviews" for his performance.

"Great reviews on our handling of Covid 19, sometimes referred to as the China Virus," Trump wrote. 'Ventilators, Testing, Medical Supply Distribution, we made a lot of Governors look very good - And got no credit for so doing. Most importantly, we helped a lot of great people!"

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Trump triggers outrage by attacking veteran congressman on Memorial Day

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On Monday, President Donald Trump slammed Rep. Conor Lamb (D-PA) in a tweet promoting his GOP opponent, calling him an "American fraud" and a "puppet" who will destroy gun rights and voted to impeach him "on nothing."

Sean Parnell is an American Hero. Connor Lamm has proven to be an American fraud, and a puppet for Crazy Nancy Pelosi. He said he would NOT vote for her for Speaker, and did. Will kill 2A. Voted to impeach (on nothing). A TOTAL & COMPLETE Sean Parnell Endorsement! https://t.co/v1OnY0MI8m

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Video catches woman in Central Park falsely reporting ‘an African-American man threatening my life’

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A video circulated on social media on Monday showed a woman in Central Park falsely claiming that an "African-American man" threatened her life.

The incident was said to occur between a man and a white woman over the Memorial Day weekend. Cell phone video shared on Twitter revealed a verbal confrontation as the woman was exercising her dog without a leash.

After the man asked the woman to put her dog on a leash, he took out his phone to film her.

"Please stop," the woman says. "Sir, I'm asking you to stop recording me."

"Please don't come close to me," the man replies.

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