April 12, 2024

DOJ rejects Trump claim of ‘categorical’ immunity from Jan. 6 lawsuits

Several members of Congress and Capitol Police officers sued Donald Trump and his allies for damages, contending that they helped incite Trump’s rally crowd to violence that day. | Jacquelyn Martin/AP Photo The Justice Department urged a federal appeals court Thursday to reject former President Donald Trump’s sweeping claim of immunity from a slew of

Appeals court weighs Rep. Perry’s immunity from Jan. 6 probe

At the heart of the matter is whether Rep. Scott Perry’s efforts — including a bid to help Trump replace the leadership of the Justice Department with allies sympathetic to his bid to overturn the election results — fit within his “legislative” responsibilities. | Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images A three-judge federal appeals court panel wrestled Thursday

Lasting immunity seen after mild COVID-19 infection: report

A series of new studies have revealed signs of strong and lasting immunity in people who developed a mild coronavirus infection, according to a report on Sunday.The studies, which have yet to be peer-reviewed, uncovered that antibodies and immune cells capable of recognizing the virus were apparently present months after infections concluded. The findings could help to eliminate the previous concerns…

Tony Podesta Is Sixth Clinton-Linked Democrat to Be Granted Immunity — While Paul Manafort Rots in Prison for Same Crime.

Paul Combetta, the computer specialist who deleted Hillary Clinton’s emails when they were under subpoena, was granted immunity by the Obama DOJ in September 2016. Cheryl Mills, Hillary Clinton’s former chief of staff and attorney, received an immunity deal from the Justice Department during the year-long FBI investigation of Clinton’s server before she even testified. […]

McCabe Seeks Immunity From Prosecution in Exchange For Testimony in Congressional Hearing.

In a letter sent to Chairman Grassley Monday, Andrew McCabe’s attorney Michael Bromwich requested the Senate Judiciary Committee grant the former FBI official immunity from prosecution in exchange for testifying at next week’s Congressional hearing on the FBI’s handling of the Clinton investigation. Chuck Grassley requested Andrew McCabe testify next week at a Congressional hearing […]

BREAKING: Top Clinton Aide and Attorney Cheryl Mills Granted Immunity When FBI Wanted to Search Her Computer

During the FBI’s criminal investigation into Hillary Clinton’s private email server, top Clinton aide and attorney Cheryl Mills was granted partial immunity in exchange for information according to a new report from POLITICO: Top Hillary Clinton aide Cheryl Mills received an immunity deal from the Justice Department in the FBI’s investigation into the former secretary […]

Computer Specialist Who Deleted Hillary’s Emails Granted Immunity by Justice Dept

Paul Combetta was a computer specialist from Platte River Networks who apparently specialized in deleting emails. He made Hillary Clinton’s emails disappear even after requests from Congress to keep them. Yet, despite that seemingly guilty deed, the Department of Justice has just granted him immunity. As a result, the House Oversight Committee’s request to investigate the deletions have hit […]

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