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Mueller indictments still miss the
mark on Trump-Russia collusion

The Hill, by Jonathan Turley

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Posted By:garnet, 2/17/2018 9:53:01 AM

Lewis Carroll once wrote in praise of adjectives, saying that “adjectives you can do anything with, but not verbs.” That is certainly true with the latest indictments by special counsel Robert Mueller of 13 Russians for interfering with the 2016 presidential election. For the White House, the entire report comes down to a single adjective. Let’s see if you can spot it: The Russian defendants “communicated with unwitting individuals associated with the Trump campaign.”Despite a 37-page indictment with a long narrative on a coordinated Russian campaign of interference, the most newsworthy fact comes from the carefully placed adjective “unwitting.”


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ida lou pino, 2/17/2018 11:14:24 AM     (No. 11546900)

Turley - - like Dershowitz - - is a committed leftist who is too gutless to face the glaring Truth.

Both of these cowards use weasel-words to boost their alleged impartiality - - but when push comes to shove they always alight in the bosom of their leftist friends.

Can´t stand ´em!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Chief1942, 2/17/2018 11:21:03 AM     (No. 11546913)

Now the progressive/socialists turn on their Knight on a White Charger Mueller because he did not do what they fully expected him to do, find Trump guilty of working with the Russians during the campaign. As the pure socialists they are, they will use whatever means. legal or illegal. moral or immoral. to further their agenda to destroy traditional America and turn it into THEIR idea of Utopia. Won´t happen as long as so many Americans have the ability/desire to resist their efforts in many ways. They are losing ground every day and ultimately it will have to end the same way the Muslim´s treat unbelievers, either convert from your current belief´s and accept ours, or die on the spot.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: droopydog, 2/17/2018 11:52:37 AM     (No. 11546956)

The trouble is that there is really no mark to miss. Let me restate that: there is really no Trump mark to miss.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 2/17/2018 12:11:01 PM     (No. 11546970)

Mueller is nothing but a stage magician- and a pretty bad one, at that. These indictments of people who can never even be interviewed are about as big an obvious and badly mishandled phony distraction as he could have come up with. "We see you there, Mr. Mueller - your coat tail got caught before you jumped under the table after the smoke bomb went off!" Taaa-Daaa!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: lakerman1, 2/17/2018 1:18:11 PM     (No. 11547030)

Turley is leaving a bit of wiggle room.
And I would hope the president pardons everyone except, perhaps, Manafort. (The evidence against Manafort is not clear to me.)

Whoever writes the final obituary on this story might want to quote Donald Trump, Jr.
"The (Trump) campaign was not organized well enough to collude with anyone."

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Quigley, 2/17/2018 2:04:01 PM     (No. 11547076)

Our children are being killed after the FBI is informed of danger, and this Mule-Ear Dufus is indicting people who won´t even show up in court for being internet trolls, and not indicting GPS Fusion et al for doing worse.

I can win law suits if the defendant never shows. Go Mule-Ear! You´re a hero in your own mind. What´s the payoff?

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