Watergate prosecutor explains why this Trump ally is in legal peril

The sheer number of Donald Trump’s cronies indicted, convicted, or still under investigation partially explains why this summer’s fraud and money laundering indictment of Stephen K. Bannon, Trump’s 2016 campaign manager and White House Chief Strategist, didn’t get the attention it deserved. Bannon is, of course, only the latest member of Trump’s inner circle to face criminal charges – a group that includes Paul Manafort who Bannon replaced at the campaign; Manafort’s Deputy, Rick Gates; National Security Advisor Michael Flynn; Trump’s personal lawyer Michael Cohen; Roger Stone, the Republican trickster.

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One of Donald Trump's least-favorite reporters is at it again

The byline on one of the latest critical news reports about Donald Trump is a familiar one to the Republican presidential nominee and his supporters: Kurt Eichenwald. In a cover story for the new edition of Newsweek, Eichenwald reports that "over the course of decades, Donald Trump's companies have systematically destroyed or hidden thousands of emails,…

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