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Both President Donald Trump and his lawyer Rudy Giuliani have been escalating their attacks on Special Counsel Robert Mueller in recent days.

Trump targeted Mueller in his most direct attack yet, and experts say his comments could impact the Manafort trial

President Donald Trump went after the special counsel Robert Mueller on Monday in his most direct attack yet. The unprecedentedly harsh and highly personal attacks come as jurors are deliberating the fate of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, who Mueller's team put on trial in weeks past.
Michael Cohen's relationship with President Donald Trump has soured.

Michael Cohen is reportedly being investigated for over $20 million in bank fraud

President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen is under investigation for more than $20 million in bank fraud, The New York Times reported. The investigation into Cohen is in its final stage, and charges could come before the end of August, the report said.
Rudy Giuliani.

Giuliani just admitted the 2016 Trump Tower meeting was to get dirt on Clinton

President Donald Trump's attorney Rudy Giuliani admitted Sunday that the controversial 2016 meeting at Trump Tower between Trump campaign officials and a Kremlin-linked attorney was to gather information on his Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton.
Rudy Giuliani appears on NBC's "Meet the Press" with host Chuck Todd on August 19, 2018.

Rudy Giuliani says he doesn’t want Trump to get stuck in a perjury trap in an interview with Mueller because ‘Truth isn’t truth̵...

President Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani said on NBC's "Meet the Press" Sunday he doesn't want Trump to be caught in a perjury trap by speaking with special counsel Robert Mueller, saying "truth isn't truth."
White House counsel Don McGahn.

One of the most important witnesses in Mueller’s obstruction probe voluntarily sat down for over 30 hours of questioning

With the exception of President Donald Trump, the White House counsel Don McGahn is perhaps the most important witness for the special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into whether Trump obstructed justice in the Russia probe. McGahn interviewed with Mueller's team for over 30 hours.
President Trump, right, lashed out at former CIA Director John Brennan, left, in a tweet on Saturday.

A ‘loudmouth, partisan, political hack who cannot be trusted’: Trump lashes out at John Brennan on Twitter

The president's tweet came three days after he revoked the former CIA director's security clearance.

White House counsel Don McGahn reportedly calls Trump ‘King Kong’ behind his back

White House counsel Donald McGahn reportedly has a fraught relationship with President Donald Trump, and calls him "King Kong" behind his back. The New York Times reported several current and former White House officials said McGahn was frustrated by Trump's "volcanic anger" and frequent outbursts.
Simona Mangiante-Papadopolous is seeking legal representation to withdraw her husband's plea deal.

George Papadopoulos’ wife is trying to scrap her husband’s plea deal with Mueller, and her comments could have huge ripple effects in the ...

Simona Mangiante, the wife of George Papadopoulos, a former foreign policy adviser on President Donald Trump's campaign, is trying to scrap her husband's plea deal with the special counsel Robert Mueller.

Trump says it’s ‘very sad what they’ve done’ to Manafort and refuses to rule out pardoning him

President Donald Trump said Friday that "it's very sad what they've done" to Paul Manafort and called it a "sad day for our country." He also refused to rule out pardoning Manafort.

The jury now deliberating Paul Manafort’s bank fraud case asked the judge a clarifying question that might concern the prosecutors

Jury deliberations began Thursday morning in the trial of Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort. There was no verdict at the end of the first day, but the jurors asked the judge for clarification about the term, "reasonable doubt."