Forensic News Roundup: Pardon-palooza

December 2, 2020 7:21 am By

Pardon-palooza President Trump pardoned his former national security adviser Michael Flynn on Wednesday, excusing him from charges of lying to the FBI in 2017. While Flynn’s flip-flop plea change and AG Barr’s intervention got the most news coverage, we should focus on the origin of the case itself: the lie. Flynn lied about […]

Forensic News Roundup: Trump prepares for post-presidency

November 25, 2020 7:25 am By

Transition After weeks of delay, General Services Administration (GSA) chief Emily Murphy authorized the start of the presidential transition. However, in a letter to Biden, Murphy does not address him as “president-elect” and does not explicitly express “ascertainment” that Biden and Harris won the election. Instead, Murphy skips over that standard part […]

Forensic News Roundup: Barr’s influence shuts down DOJ cases

November 17, 2020 7:52 am By

Post-election On Saturday, Trump announced on Twitter that he has put his personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani in charge of his campaign’s long-shot post-election legal challenges. Other people on the team include Joseph diGenova, Victoria Toensing, Sidney Powell, and Jenna Ellis. Giuliani worked with a Russian agent to smear Biden. diGenova and Toensing tried […]

Forensic News Roundup: Trump campaign struggles in court

November 12, 2020 6:44 am By

What’s next Each state will “certify” its results — between now and December 8. The Electoral College meets to “vote” on December 14. Congress meets in joint session to “count” the Electoral College’s votes on January 6. Emily Murphy, administrator of the General Services Administration, is refusing to sign a […]

Forensic News Roundup: Profiting off the presidency

November 3, 2020 9:48 am By

Trump money and properties Deutsche Bank is reportedly seeking to cut ties with President Donald Trump after the election. According to Reuters, bank executives are tired of “the negative publicity stemming from the ties” to the Trump family. Deutsche Bank could seek to sell or demand repayment of about $340 million in […]

Amid Hunt for Damaging Biden Info, Giuliani Met With Kremlin Insider

November 2, 2020 2:42 pm By

President Trump’s personal attorney Rudolph W. Giuliani quietly met with a Kremlin-insider days after being informed that the Russian authorities had obtained damaging information on Hunter Biden, Forensic News can reveal. Lev Parnas, Giuliani’s former confidant and partner in the search for material on the Bidens, confirmed to Forensic News […]

Forensic News Roundup: Trump team’s smear campaign fizzles out

October 26, 2020 9:31 am By

Trump’s hit job fizzles Emails and photos purportedly belonging to Hunter Biden were circulating in Ukraine last year at the same time that Rudy Giuliani was in the country searching for dirt on Joe Biden. Two people said they were approached with Hunter’s alleged emails, first in May 2019 and second in September […]

Senator Johnson Accepts Packet of Information on Bidens from Associate of Russian Agent

October 22, 2020 1:31 pm By

Senator Ron Johnson recently accepted a packet of information from disgraced former Ukrainian prosecutor Kostiantyn Kulyk, in what appears to be the most recent example of a Russian-backed disinformation campaign targeting Johnson’s Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee. In the files sent to Johnson and exclusively obtained by Forensic News, […]

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