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DOJ charges WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange with 17 counts for publishing classified US government documents

The Justice Department charged WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange with 17 counts, including violating the Espionage Act.

Nancy Pelosi: ‘The president of the United States is engaged in a cover-up’

Pelosi's remarks on Wednesday indicated that top Democratic leaders might eventually have to grapple with the possibility of impeachment.
Adam Schiff.

The DOJ agreed to turn over Mueller counterintelligence documents to Congress that could answer many lingering Trump-Russia questions

The Mueller report did little to explain why so many Trump associates met with Russians. These documents could answer some of those questions.
Michael Cohen, the former personal attorney of US President Donald Trump, testified before the House oversight committee in Washington on Wednesday.

Michael Cohen implicated at least 4 people in Trump’s orbit during marathon House testimony

The president's former lawyer and fixer accused Jay Sekulow, Rudy Giuliani, Donald Trump Jr., and an unnamed intermediary of potential wrongdoing.

Michael Cohen told Congress that Trump lawyer Jay Sekulow discussed a ‘global pardon’ to ‘shut this whole thing down’

Michael Cohen testified to Congress that Jay Sekulow offered him a "global pardon" as part of an effort to "shut this whole thing down."

Barr and Pelosi reportedly joked about whether she brought handcuffs to arrest him after Democrats’ contempt vote

Barr approached Pelosi after a memorial service to ask if she had brought handcuffs to arrest him. Pelosi reportedly didn't miss a beat.
Adam Schiff.

House Democrats are investigating whether lawyers tied to Trump helped draft Michael Cohen’s false testimony

The committee is investigating whether people connected to Trump "reviewed, shaped and edited" Michael Cohen's false testimony.
Former White House Counsel Don McGahn sits behind President Donald Trump, June 21, 2018.

White House officials asked Don McGahn to publicly say Trump didn’t obstruct justice after they saw Mueller’s report

White House officials asked McGahn twice to publicly state Trump did not obstruct justice. He declined to do so.