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George Conway reacts to special counsel appointment
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George Conway reacts to special counsel appointment

George Conway reacts to special counsel appointment George Conway joins CNN's John Berman to discuss the Justice Department's appointment of Jack Smith as special counsel overseeing investigations into former President Donald Trump. Source link
Judge dismisses Michael Cohen retaliation lawsuit against Trump
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Judge dismisses Michael Cohen retaliation lawsuit against Trump

CNN  —  A federal judge dismissed Michael Cohen’s retaliation lawsuit against former President Donald Trump and others alleging he was sent back to prison because he was outspokenly critical of the ex-president. District Judge Lewis Liman was empathetic to Cohen’s position but said Supreme Court precedent bars him from allowing the case to move forward. Cohen alleged in his lawsuit that Trump, former Attorney General William Barr and others put him back in jail to prevent him from promoting his upcoming book while under home confinement. Trump’s former personal attorney was serving the remainder of his sentence for lying to Congress and campaign violations at home, due to Covid-19 conc...