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Donald Trump Jr.'s attorney-client privilege claim probably won't work, legal experts say

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Donald Trump Jr. cited attorney-client privilege as the reason he refused to answer lawmakers' questions about a meeting he had with his father, President Donald Trump.
Trump Jr. said because a lawyer was present during the meeting, their conversation was protected.
Legal experts say that's not how attorney-client privilege works.
Donald Trump Jr. invoked attorney-client privilege during his testimony before the House Intelligence Committee on Wednesday , arguing that because lawyers were present during one of his meetings with his father, President Donald Trump, he...
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Trump's long and winding history with Deutsche Bank could now be at the center of Robert Mueller's investigation

Trump's long and winding history with Deutsche Bank could now be at the center of Robert Mueller's investigation

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President Donald Trump's ties to Deutsche Bank are under the microscope.
Special counsel Robert Mueller is reportedly seeking information on Trump's and his family's Deutsche Bank accounts.
Trump holds roughly $300 million in debt to the bank.
President Donald Trump's longtime relationship with Deutsche Bank is receiving renewed attention after reports that US investigators asked the bank for information on accounts held by the president, his family, and associates.
Trump's relationship with the massive German bank dates back roughly 20 years and has taken...
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FBI director rebukes Trump, says the FBI's reputation isn't 'in tatters' and 'worst in history'

FBI director rebukes Trump, says the FBI's reputation isn't 'in tatters' and 'worst in history'

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FBI Director Christopher Wray pushed back on President Donald Trump's assertion that the bureau's reputation was "in tatters."
He responded to Trump's weekend tweet during a House Judiciary Committee hearing on Thursday.
Wray was pressed on the subject by Democratic Reps. Jerold Nadler of New York and Sheila Jackson Lee of Texas
FBI Director Christopher Wray insisted Thursday that the FBI's reputation was not "in tatters," days after President Donald Trump suggested was the case in a weekend tweet.
Wray was pressed on Trump's tweet during a hearing before the House...
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