Trump didn't know about campaigners' Russian Federation link, says Giuliani

31 July, 2018, 19:13 | Author: Valerie Santiago
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Appearing on Fox News' Hannity, Giuliani said a potential Trump-Mueller interview is "highly unlikely" because he would be walking into a perjury trap.

But there are plenty of specific laws on the books that could apply if Trump's presidential campaign is found to have collaborated with Moscow, including a conspiracy to defraud the United States.

Trump blasted Mueller for not releasing conflicts of interest stemming from what he called "a very nasty & contentious business relationship", and noted that he had previously turned him down to head the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

The former NY mayor and federal prosecutor echoed a sentiment he expressed earlier in the day on "Fox and Friends".

The former mayor of New York City said it would take more analysis to say whether Judge Kavanaugh is accurate.

In an abrupt departure from his statements just four days ago, Giuliani told CNN's Alisyn Camerota Monday that "nobody can be sure of anything" when she asked how he could be sure that Trump did not know about the meeting beforehand.

Democrats have argued that Mr. Mueller is likely to subpoena Mr. Trump, which could spark a debate over whether a sitting president can be subpoenaed.

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Giuliani explained that because of the great work Trump's attorneys did early on - providing Mueller with "1.4 million documents" and "32 witnesses" - Trump's legal team is in a position today in which they no longer need to cooperate.

He said the president doesn't have plans to fire Mueller but believes it "should get this over now".

Trump and key members of his team have been repeatedly rejecting all the accusations concerning collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation.

He called Trump's former attorney Michael Cohen a "scoundrel", accusing him of deceptively recording meetings after assuring those involved that he was not doing so. "Collusion is not a crime". You start analyzing the crime - hacking is the crime...

Giuliani also said Mueller has "conflicts of interest".

Russian Federation has denied the finding of US intelligence agencies past year that it interfered to sway the election to Trump.

Dershowitz said to pay attention to whether the prosecution hints at Manafort's relationship with Trump.

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