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Trump ex-Campaign Chair Manafort sues
Mueller, Rosenstein, and Department of Justice

CNBC, by Tucker Higgins

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 1/3/2018 3:11:45 PM

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has sued special counsel Robert Mueller, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, and the U.S. Department of Justice. The suit alleges that Mueller has strayed beyond the scope of the investigation he was authorized to pursue, and argues that the charges filed against Manafort have nothing to do with the 2016 presidential election that spurred Mueller´s appointment. "The actions of DOJ and Mr. Rosenstein in issuing the Appointment Order, and Mr. Mueller´s actions pursuant to the authority the Order granted him, were arbitrary, capricious, and not in accordance with the law," the suit reads. The appointment order authorizing

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Whoa!! Wouldn´t you love to sit in on those depositions? This is really amazing. Things are going to get very, very interesting.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: nimby, 1/3/2018 3:13:55 PM     (No. 11498876)

Popcorn time!!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Ken M., 1/3/2018 3:21:37 PM     (No. 11498884)

Agree, OP. They´re eating their own. Soon, it will be "abandon ship"; everyone for themselves. Just imagine Hillary right now.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: lavalette, 1/3/2018 3:22:09 PM     (No. 11498886)

Everything Manafort is alleging has been obvious to everyone from the beginning. I wish I had more confidence in the integrity of our federal judges, but I don´t.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: winmag, 1/3/2018 3:27:34 PM     (No. 11498890)

Also, most of the evidence against him was likely obtained illegally with a false FISA warrant.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: daisymay, 1/3/2018 3:34:58 PM     (No. 11498901)

Good! Hopefully, it will keep them tied up for a long time defending themselves. Everyone KNOWS Mueller is WAY beyond Russia. He´s looking for something to nail Trump with and he´s not finding it! You would think he would want to stay retired, with the good name he had before he said yes to taking on this deal. I think already most people don´t think much of him due to the Lawyers he lined up to go after Trump. Time he gets done, he will be viewed as corrupt as the Clintons!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: klezmer, 1/3/2018 3:35:13 PM     (No. 11498902)

While all this may be true, he doesn´t stand a chance. The order permits him to investigate any matters that "may arise directly from the investigation."

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Reply 7 - Posted by: lawdoc, 1/3/2018 5:04:36 PM     (No. 11499032)

True, but the order itself may exceed the limits set by the statute. That´s the issue.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 1/3/2018 5:35:45 PM     (No. 11499062)

I hope Manafort wins. His compensation should be the dismantling of the FBI.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 1/3/2018 6:49:31 PM     (No. 11499151)

Of course, the evil DOJ has probably impounded all of Manafort´s money and stolen his house too. It´s the way the evil DOJ puts citizens on their knees these days. Even King George could only tax you, or station troops in your home.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: legalart, 1/3/2018 7:48:43 PM     (No. 11499213)



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Reply 11 - Posted by: legalart, 1/3/2018 7:49:26 PM     (No. 11499216)

It´s good to see someone push back on the runaway train.

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