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Roger Stone Wants DC Circ. To Lift Lower Court Gag Order

Roger Stone has asked the D.C. Circuit to overturn a lower court’s gag order banning the self-described political “dirty-trickster” from posting anything on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram while he’s being prosecuted on federal witness tampering and obstruction charges…

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Roger Stone Loses Bid To Kill Obstruction Case

A Washington, D.C., federal judge on Thursday rejected a panoply of reasons that Roger Stone had offered for halting a witness tampering and obstruction case against him, calling some of the political operative’s arguments “misplaced,” “problematic” and “entirely unsupported”…

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Trump Org. Lawyer Says Manhattan DA Probe Is A ‘Hit Job’

A lawyer for the Trump Organization complained Thursday of a “political hit job” amid reports New York state prosecutors subpoenaed the president’s family business regarding a hush payment to an adult film actress who’d purportedly had a sexual encounter with the future president…

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Trump Loses Bid For Immediate Appeal In Emoluments Case

A D.C. federal judge on Tuesday rejected a request from President Donald Trump to immediately challenge two court orders in a suit brought by congressional Democrats, which accuses the president of violating the Constitution’s emoluments clause by continuing to profit from his private businesses…

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Trump Org. Evaded Panama Taxes, Says Filing In Hotel Case

The Trump Organization cheated the government, kept shoddy financial records and lied about the business performance of a Trump-branded luxury hotel in Panama, according to a Monday filing in New York federal court that’s part of an ongoing case over alleged mismanagement of the hotel…

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