‘His trial balloon went over like the Hindenburg’: Democrats are skeptical of Michael Bloomberg’s potential 2020 run

Drew Angerer/Getty Images Michael Bloomberg, the former Republican mayor of New York, is considering a run for the presidency in 2020 as a centrist Democrat, despite an energized left wing and a crowded field.   Many Democratic strategists say Bloomberg has no path to victory.  “It’s hard to imagine someone more out of touch with the […]

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Paul Manafort reportedly sought a plea deal with Mueller to prevent his second trial from going forward

Reuters Paul Manafort’s legal team was reportedly trying to secure a plea deal last week for Manafort in his second trial in Washington, DC. Manafort’s lawyers were discussing a possible plea with the special counsel Robert Mueller’s team last week, as a jury in Virginia moved toward convicting Manafort on eight counts of tax and […]

Trial & Error Season 2 Finale Recap: How Did Lavinia's Case Close?

It’s very possible that Trial & Error‘s Josh Segal and his ragtag legal team have worked their last case, seeing as the NBC comedy’s fate is still up in the air. But did they manage to pull off one last victory? In the final two episodes of Trial & Error‘s second season, Josh & Co. […]

Trump voter on Manafort jury says one holdout prevented complete conviction on all counts in high-stakes fraud trial

Fox News A juror who participated in the trial of President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, said just one holdout prevented the jury from convicting Manafort on all of the 18 federal charges he faced. In a Fox News interview on Wednesday, Paula Duncan, a self-described Trump supporter, said the unidentified juror was […]

The first week of Paul Manafort’s high-stakes criminal trial took off with a bang: Here’s everything you need to know

AP The first week of Paul Manafort’s criminal trial rapidly took off, as the prosecution used some of Manafort’s closest financial associates to begin mapping out a case for the charges against him. Manafort is the former chairman of President Donald Trump’s campaign. He is the defendant in two criminal indictments brought by the special […]

Trump’s seething Russia probe tweets may return to haunt him as evidence in an obstruction trial

President Donald Trump bluntly declared on Twitter that his attorney general should terminate “right now” the federal probe into the campaign that took him to the White House. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders scrambled to explain that Trump’s tweet Wednesday was “not an order” and instead, just an opinion. But Trump’s early morning […]

Former Trump campaign chairman Manafort faces prison time in first trial from Mueller probe

Thomson Reuters Former campaign chairman Paul Manafort could spend the rest of his life in prison, or deal a significant blow to special counsel Robert Mueller in the first trial from the investigator’s probe. Jury selection for Manaforts trial begins on Tuesday in Alexandria, Virginia.  While the main areas of Mueller’s investigation are Russia’s actions […]