Mueller Accuses Manafort of Witness Tampering, Wants Him Sent to Jail

Paul Manafort has been indicted once again by a federal grand jury in Washington D.C. on charges of fraud and money laundering. The new indictment also included charges of obstruction of justice. The indictments were brought by special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigative team and is the latest superseding indictment to be handed down against President […]

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News Outlets File Motion Seeking Mueller Docs

A band of news organizations have filed a motion with a federal court to unseal documents related to Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. The records specifically concern the indictments of several former Trump campaign and administration officials including one-time campaign manager Paul Manafort and former National Security Adviser Gen. […]

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Dutch Lawyer First to be Sentenced in Russia Probe

A Dutch lawyer is the first person to be sentenced in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Attorney Alex van der Zwaan has been sentenced to thirty days in prison and was ordered to pay $20,000 in fines. Van der Zwaan pleaded guilty in February to lying […]

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Paul Manafort, Rick Gates Associate Believed to be Former Member of Russian Military Intelligence Service

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigative team has alleged that a business associate of former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort is a former member of the Russian intelligence services, and that Manafort and Rick Gates also a former Trump campaign official had ongoing contacts with the individual during the 2016 presidential campaign. According to investigators Gates […]

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Russian Woman Pleads for Help from U.S. Journalists After Being Arrested in Thailand – Says Has Damaging Information on President Trump

A Russian model has posted messages on her Instagram account pleading with U.S. journalists to help get her out of a jail in Thailand, where she’s being held for running so-called “sex training” sessions.  In exchange, she says, she can offer information on U.S. President Donald Trump and his relationship with powerful Russian officials. The […]

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Former Trump Campaign official Rick Gates to Plead Guilty to Two Charges in Mueller Russia Probe

Former Trump campaign official Rick Gates will plead guilty to conspiracy to defraud the United States and making false statements, in the Robert Mueller investigation into Russian meddling it was learned today.  The plea is an indication that Gates may begin cooperating with Mueller’s investigation.  Negotiations between Mueller and Gates’ legal team were said to […]

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Mueller Announces 32 New Charges Against Manafort & Gates, Questions Arise About Gates’ Legal Team

Special counsel Robert Mueller has filed new charges against former Trump campaign staffers Paul Manafort and Rick Gates.  The charges, thirty-two counts in all, were returned in a superseding indictment by a federal court in Virginia Thursday. The charges in the indictment are related to tax evasion, failure to disclose foreign bank accounts and using […]

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Special Counsel Robert Mueller Brings Charges Against Attorney Associated with Former Trump Campaign Official Rick Gates

Special counsel Robert Mueller has charged an attorney who communicated with former Trump campaign adviser Richard Gates with making false statements to the FBI and failing to surrender evidence.  A court filing released this morning charges Attorney Alex Van Der Zwaan with making “materially false, fictitious, and fraudulent statements and representations” to the FBI. Van […]

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Former Trump Campaign Adviser to Strike Plea Deal with Mueller, Testify Against Former Campaign Manager Paul Manafort

A former top Trump campaign adviser has pleaded guilty to charges brought by special counsel Robert Mueller in the Russia scandal and has made clear he will now testify against his former boss, and campaign manager Paul Manafort.  Rick Gates, along with Manafort was indicted in October on charges of money laundering and lying to […]

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Rick Gates, Former Trump Campaign Staffer, Enters Plea Negotiations with Special Counsel Robert Mueller, Has “Queen for a Day” Interview

Former Trump campaign adviser Rick Gates has entered into plea negotiations with special counsel Robert Mueller.  The talks could indicate that he is prepared to cooperate with Mueller in his investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and possible collusion with the Trump campaign. Gates has reportedly had what’s known as a “Queen for […]

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