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Sidney Powell's lawyer argues her Fox News appearances were not infomercials and compares her to a Buddhist monk as they move to dismiss defamation lawsuit

Sidney Powell. AP Photo/Ben Margot Sidney Powell has asked a judge to dismiss Smartmatic's $2.7 billion defamation lawsuit. Her lawyer said her appearances on Fox News weren't infomercials to raise money. Rudy Giuliani, another defendant in the lawsuit, also asked a judge for dismissal. See more stories on Insider's business page. An attorney for Sidney Powell filed a court motion Thursday asking a judge to dismiss a $2.7 billion defamation lawsuit against her, saying her telev...
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Sidney Powell's lawyers argue her Fox News appearances were 'not infomercials,' compare her to Buddhist monk as they move to dismiss defamation lawsuit

Attorney Sidney Powell, speaks during in Alpharetta, Ga. AP Photo/Ben Margot Sidney Powell has asked a judge to dismiss Smartmatic's $2.7 billion defamation lawsuit. Her lawyers argue her appearances on Fox News weren't just infomercials to raise money. Rudy Giuliani, another defendant in the lawsuit, also asked a judge for dismissal. See more stories on Insider's business page. An attorney for Sidney Powell filed a court motion Thursday asking a judge to dismiss a $2.7 billion...
Tags: Politics, Lawsuit, New York, Texas, News, China, Trends, Fox, Fox News, Himalayas, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Buddhist, Sidney Powell


Russian court bans opposition leader Navalny’s groups

By Vladimir Isachenkov | Associated Press MOSCOW — A Moscow court on Wednesday night outlawed the organizations founded by Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny by labeling them extremist, the latest move in a campaign by authorities to silence dissent and bar Kremlin critics from running for parliament in September. The Moscow City Court’s ruling, effective immediately, prevents people associated with Navalny’s Foundation for Fighting Corruption and his sprawling network of regional offices ...
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OAN correspondent who is covering the Arizona election audit has been aiding the effort since at least December, documents show

A reporter with One America News Network works at a campaign rally with President Donald Trump on September 25, 2020 in Newport News, Virginia. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Christina Bobb, a correspondent for the far-right news network OAN, has been both covering the Arizona election audit and fundraising for the effort. Bobb was aiding AZ Senate Republicans with the effort as early as December, according to new documents. The controversial recount is winding down, with reports that auditors...
Tags: Politics, Senate, Virginia, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Cnn, Pennsylvania, Gop, Alaska, Arizona, Wisconsin, Biden, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani


2019 audio shows Rudy Giuliani pushing a Ukrainian official to investigate Biden in exchange for better relations with Trump

Rudy Giuliani. Jacquelyn Martin/AP Photos CNN published audio of Rudy Giuliani asking Ukraine to investigate Joe Biden in 2019. Giuliani is heard saying that Ukraine's president should announce an investigation into Biden. Shortly after the Giuliani call, Trump pressed Ukraine's president to investigate Biden, which prompted his first impeachment. See more stories on Insider's business page. CNN has published a leaked 2019 audio of Rudy Giuliani, the lawyer of then-President Do...
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Audio shows how Giuliani pressured Ukraine officials to announce Biden inquiry

Lawyer pushed officials on the call to investigate baseless allegations about Trump’s rival, CNN reportedNewly revealed audio from a 2019 phone call has shown how Rudy Giuliani pressured Ukrainian officials to investigate baseless allegations about Joe Biden, CNN reported on Monday.In the call Giuliani, then working as a lawyer for Donald Trump, pushes the Ukrainian officials on the call to publicly announce an investigation into Trump’s 2020 rival. Continue reading...
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Giuliani Pressed Ukrainians to Probe Biden Allegations in 2019 Call - CNN

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The audiotape of a July 2019 phone call shows former U.S. President Donald Trump's then-lawyer Rudy Giuliani pressuring...
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Analysis: Now we know how far Giuliani went for Trump

Listen to this audio, exclusively obtained by CNN, of Rudy Giuliani in July 2019 -- when he was still President Donald Trump's lawyer and henchman -- cajoling an aide to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to announce an investigation into Joe Biden.
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Now we know how far Giuliani went for Trump

Listen to this audio, exclusively obtained by CNN, of Rudy Giuliani in July 2019 -- when he was still President Donald Trump's lawyer and henchman -- cajoling an aide to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to announce an investigation into Joe Biden.
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New audio reveals how Giuliani pressured Ukraine

• Analysis: Now we know how far Giuliani went for Trump • Hear 2019 audio between Giuliani and Ukrainian government • How federal prosecutors are pursuing Giuliani
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Hear 2019 audio between Giuliani and Ukrainian government

Audio obtained exclusively by CNN shows how former President Donald Trump's longtime adviser Rudy Giuliani relentlessly pressured and coaxed the Ukrainian government in 2019 to investigate baseless conspiracies about then-candidate Joe Biden.
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Exclusive: New audio of 2019 phone call reveals how Giuliani pressured Ukraine to investigate baseless Biden conspiracies

Never-before-heard audio, obtained exclusively by CNN, shows how former President Donald Trump's longtime adviser Rudy Giuliani relentlessly pressured and coaxed the Ukrainian government in 2019 to investigate baseless conspiracies about then-candidate Joe Biden.
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GOP leader behind Arizona election audit touted Trump phone call in newly released emails

A contractor working for Cyber Ninjas, who was hired by the Arizona State Senate transports ballots from the 2020 general election at Veterans Memorial Coliseum on May 1, 2021 in Phoenix, Arizona. Courtney Pedroza/Getty Images New emails detail the efforts by Trump and Giuliani to challenge the 2020 Arizona election results. State Sen. Karen Fann boasted of a call from Trump over the GOP push to "prove any fraud." Fann acknowledged in an email to a constituent that Biden had indeed won the...
Tags: Politics, Elections, Senate, New York City, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, Bill Clinton, Arizona, Republican Party, Biden, Rudy, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani


Arizona emails show Trump pushed ‘to prove any fraud’ before Capitol attack

Emails obtained by American Oversight show how Trump and Giuliani pushed officials to act and how audit came to be set upWill America soon be unable to call itself a democracy?As Donald Trump digested news of his two-year suspension from Facebook for inciting the Capitol attack, emails were released in which the Republican president of the Arizona state senate said Trump called her after his election defeat last year, to thank her “for pushing to prove any fraud”. Related: Facebook to suspend ...
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The former judge who served as special master in the Michael Cohen case will reprise that role in the Rudy Giuliani investigation

Former Mayor of New York Rudy Giuliani, a lawyer for President Donald Trump, speaks during a news conference at the Republican National Committee headquarters, Thursday Nov. 19, 2020, in Washington. Jacquelyn Martin/AP Photos The former judge Barbara Jones will be appointed special master in Rudy Giuliani's case. Jones previously served in the same role in the government's case against Michael Cohen. She currently works at Bracewell LLP, a firm Giuliani used to work at. Sign up for...
Tags: Politics, New York, News, Washington, New York City, US, Trends, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Republican National Committee, Rudy Giuliani, Jones, Trump, Cohen, Michael Cohen, Jacquelyn Martin


Prosecutors request that the former judge who served as special master in the Michael Cohen case reprise that role in the Rudy Giuliani investigation

Former Mayor of New York Rudy Giuliani, a lawyer for President Donald Trump, speaks during a news conference at the Republican National Committee headquarters, Thursday Nov. 19, 2020, in Washington. Jacquelyn Martin/AP Photos Prosecutors requested that the former federal judge Barbara Jones serve as special master in Rudy Giuliani's case. Jones previously served in the same role in the government's case against Michael Cohen. She currently works at Bracewell LLP, a firm Giuliani us...
Tags: Politics, New York, News, Washington, New York City, US, Trends, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Republican National Committee, Rudy Giuliani, Jones, Trump, Cohen, Michael Cohen, Jacquelyn Martin


U.S. Prosecutors Say Retired Judge Should Review Giuliani Evidence

By Jan WolfeWASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. prosecutors on Thursday said they had reached an agreement with Rudy Giuliani on who should serve as the...
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Former NYPD commissioner Bill Bratton says he 'can't understand' how Rudy Giuliani became 'subsumed by Trump'

Mayor Rudy Giuliani and Police Commissioner William Bratton in 1995. Allan Tannenbaum/Getty Images Bratton said Giuliani has "made a caricature of himself" due to his close ties to Trump. "I can't understand how he allowed himself to be subsumed by Trump," Bratton said. Bratton served as Giuliani's police commissioner from January 1994 to April 1996. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former New York Police Department commissioner William "Bill" Bratton said in a rece...
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Trump is frustrated about his mounting legal fees as probes into Trump Organization heat up, report says

Former President Donald Trump. AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File Trump is frustrated with the mounting legal fees amid probes into his business, the Daily Beast reported. According to one source, Trump has described the legal fees as "such pain in the ass." Close advisors have reassured the ex-president that he won't be indicted. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former President Donald Trump is frustrated over mounting legal bills amid two ongoing New York investigations i...
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Judge Approves Special Master To Sort Through Giuliani Evidence

A Manhattan federal judge agreed Friday to appoint a special master to review materials gathered from search warrants executed last month on Rudy Giuliani. In doing so, the judge denied a ream of requests from Giuliani for the right to decide what evidence prosecutors would be able to investigate in the case. [Author: Josh Kovensky]
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A majority of Republicans believe the 2020 election was stolen

By Ariel Edwards-Levy | CNN Most Americans reject QAnon-linked conspiracy theories and believe that Donald Trump lost legitimately in 2020, a set of new polling finds. But a substantial minority within the Republican party endorses some of those theories, and most continue to baselessly question the outcome of last year’s election. About one-quarter of Republicans, 23%, agree with a set of conspiratorial beliefs linked to the QAnon movement, according to a PRRI report released Thursday. These be...
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US says most agencies able to fend off latest Russian hack

By Frank Bajak and Eric Tucker | Associated Press WASHINGTON — The White House says it believes U.S. government agencies largely fended off the latest cyberespionage onslaught blamed on Russian intelligence operatives, saying the spear-phishing campaign should not further damage relations with Moscow ahead of next month’s planned presidential summit. Officials downplayed the cyber assault as “basic phishing” in which hackers used malware-laden emails to target the computer systems of U.S. and fo...
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Judge to appoint a ‘special master’ in Rudy Giuliani case

Judge rejected efforts by Giuliani and lawyer Victoria Toensing to force prosecutors to divulge why they seized electronics
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Judge Agrees to Appoint 'Special Master' in Giuliani Case

A judge has agreed to appoint a “special master” to protect attorney-client privilege during a review of materials seized from Rudolph Giuliani and another lawyer who represented former President Donald Trump.
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Judge grants federal prosecutor's request for a 'special master' to review materials seized during Giuliani raid

A federal judge granted a request by prosecutors in New York to appoint a special master to review materials seized from Rudy Giuliani's home and office during a raid in late April.
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A judge ordered a 'special master' to review evidence the FBI seized from Rudy Giuliani, saying it's needed for 'the perception of fairness'

Rudy Giuliani speaks during a news conference held by Donald Trump in the Briefing Room of the White House on September 27, 2020. Joshua Roberts/Getty Images A judge plans to appoint a "special master" to review evidence the FBI seized from Rudy Giuliani. The appointee will review whether the information taken falls under attorney-client privilege. The same procedure was used in the case against Michael Cohen, who also served as Donald Trump's personal lawyer. See more stories on Insid...
Tags: Politics, Crime, News, White House, Office, New York City, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Fbi, New York Times, Manhattan, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani


10 Things in Politics: Trump's hot vax NJ summer

Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics, your weekday look at the biggest stories in DC and beyond. Sign up here to receive this newsletter. Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.Programming note: We are taking a short holiday break. We hope you have a wonderful holiday weekend. We'll be back Wednesday.Here's what we're talking about:Trump is content playing golf and plotting rallies while prosecutors loom over his summerThe White House is reportedly to unv...
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Feds investigate alleged plot by some Ukrainian officials to help Donald Trump win in 2020, NYT reports

FILE - In this Nov. 19, 2020, file photo, former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani, who was a lawyer for President Donald Trump, speaks during a news conference at the Republican National Committee headquarters in Washington. U.S. prosecutors in 2019 sought the electronic messages of two ex-Ukrainian government officials and a Ukrainian businessman as part of their probe of Rudolph Giuliani's dealings in that country, a lawyer accidentally revealed in a court filing Tuesday, May 25, 2021. The f...
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NYT: Prosecutors investigating whether Ukrainians used Giuliani to promote misleading election claims

Federal prosecutors are investigating whether some Ukrainian officials helped execute a sweeping plan to meddle in the 2020 US election, people with knowledge of the matter told The New York Times.
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