2031 ABA Journal articles on Executive Branch.
Special counsel Robert Mueller has filed a new, sealed charging document in the money laundering case against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and his onetime business associate Rick…
Feb 21, 2018 2:51 PM CST
White House counsel Don McGahn is again at the center of controversy amid revelations that he was told of domestic abuse allegations against Rob Porter, even as the now-former…
Feb 15, 2018 3:06 PM CST
Updated: President Donald Trump is pushing once again to eliminate funding for the Legal Services Corp.
Trump proposed defunding the group on Monday in his budget plan for fiscal 2019,…
Feb 13, 2018 9:44 AM CST
The Republican memo released by the House Intelligence Committee could put its chairman, Devin Nunes, in legal jeopardy if he or his staff members coordinated its drafting and release with the White House, a New York Times op-ed
Feb 13, 2018 8:00 AM CST
President Donald Trump’s objections to the Democratic memo rebutting allegations of FBI surveillance abuse has some law professors spinning out scenarios in which the memo could be released without executive branch approval.
Feb 12, 2018 1:45 PM CST
Associate Attorney General Rachel Brand, the third-highest ranking official at the Justice Department, is leaving for a top position with Walmart.
Feb 12, 2018 9:00 AM CST
A White House aide who resigned on Wednesday amid allegations of domestic abuse had a Harvard law degree and a BigLaw resume.
Feb 8, 2018 9:03 AM CST
A Florida bankruptcy lawyer who paid about $19,000 for classes at Trump University can’t opt out of a $25 million settlement and bring her own lawsuit, a move that would…
Feb 7, 2018 10:45 AM CST
Lawyers for President Donald Trump have reportedly advised him to refuse an interview with special counsel Robert Mueller, setting up the possibility of a court battle to compel his testimony.
The lawyers fear that an interview could be grounds for perjury charges, the New York Times
reports in a story based on four anonymous sources.
Feb 6, 2018 8:43 AM CST
House Republicans have released an anticipated memo alleging surveillance abuses by the FBI in its investigation of Russian influence in President Donald Trump's campaign.
Feb 2, 2018 11:55 AM CST
Lawyers representing Rick Gates in the special counsel probe filed a motion to withdraw on Thursday that says the reasons will be explained in a sealed document.
The withdrawing lawyers are Shanlon Wu of Wu, Grohovsky & Whipple; Walter Mack of Doar Rieck Kaley & Mack; and Annemarie McAvoy of McAvoy Consulting, report Politico
, the Washington Post
and the National Law Journal
Feb 2, 2018 8:47 AM CST
ABA President Hilarie Bass released a statement on Thursday that said special counsel Robert Mueller should not be undermined by “threats, intimidation tactics and interference by other branches of government.”
Feb 1, 2018 3:35 PM CST
President Donald Trump is expected to allow release of a secret GOP memo that reportedly alleges surveillance abuses by the FBI and the U.S. Justice Department, according to reports.
Feb 1, 2018 3:02 PM CST
Investigators for special counsel Robert Mueller have reportedly questioned several White House officials about a statement issued in response to press inquiries about Donald Trump Jr.’s meeting with a Russian lawyer.
Feb 1, 2018 9:05 AM CST
Adrian E. Miller wrote "The President’s Kitchen Cabinet: The Story of the African Americans Who Have Fed Our First Families, from the Washingtons to the Obamas."
Feb 1, 2018 2:45 AM CST
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