The Trump administration is seeking to extradite an enemy of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in order to convince the Turkish leader to decrease pressure on Saudi Arabia over the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, NBC News reported Thursday. » Read More
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By: Tucker Higgins
Just days before the Federalist Society's annual convention is set to begin, some of the right-leaning organization's most prominent members have banded together to form a group that believes Trump has undermined the rule of law. » Read More
The Justice Department told Trump, before he tapped Whitaker for the job, that he could appoint Whitaker as acting head of Justice. Whitaker was named to the post a week ago, after Trump fired Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
The secret guilty plea in October by a former commodity trader at J. P. Morgan Chase, who admitted that he rigged precious metals markets, drew the attention of a lawyer who has already accused the bank of similar conduct.
There was an attempt to "fiddle" with the judiciary under the previous regime, but we want a "free judiciary," says Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad.
Michael Cohen has repeatedly met with Robert Mueller's team since pleading guilty to charges that include campaign contribution violations related to a hush-money payment to Stormy Daniels, purportedly at President Donald Trump's behest.
Habib Al Mulla, executive chairman of Baker & McKenzie Habib Al Mulla, says regulators would have brought charges against Abraaj or its directors if there were any wrongdoings.
In March 2017, the Federal Trade Commission accused the company of misrepresenting its services and defrauding customers of $26 million.
The newspaper, citing dozens of interviews and documents, also reported that Trump may have violated federal campaign finance laws through his participation in the deals.
UBS Bank is asking a federal judge for a hearing to recognize and adjudicate that bank's interest in Paul Manafort's condo in the landmark building owned by President Donald Trump on Fifth Avenue in New York.
Whitaker's past defenses of President Trump and his skepticism toward the breadth of the Mueller probe, which resurfaced in the wake of his appointment Wednesday, are now spurring calls for the just-named acting head of the DOJ to recuse himself.
Chris Christie was at the White House to meet with President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior advisor, Jared Kushner, to discuss prison reform efforts. A criminal case brought by Christie in 2004 sent Kushner's father to prison.
The report followed Trump's announcement in a tweet that Attorney General Jeff Sessions would be replaced by Whitaker, who was Sessions' chief of staff at the Justice Department.
Sessions departs after the president repeatedly hammered him about his decision last year to recuse himself from the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election and whether the Trump campaign colluded with the Kremlin.
Facebook initially declined the request by U.K. and Canadian lawmakers, but now officials from Argentina, Australia and Ireland are joining the call.
Amendment 4 automatically reinstates voting rights for people with felony convictions upon completion of their sentences, including prison, parole and probation. Excluded are those convicted of murder or a felony sexual offense.
Five voters file an Election Day emergency lawsuit to strip Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp of his powers to preside over the race for governor in which he is the Republican candidate.
The proper figure is closer to $25,000, Daniels' lawyer Michael Avenatti says in the court document, which was filed Monday in U.S. District Court in Los Angeles.