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CNN Evening News for Wednesday, May 16, 2018
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Washington: Dana Bash) Breaking news on the question of whether special counsel former FBI director Robert Mueller can indict a sitting president via what Trump lawyer former New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani says the Justice Department concluded there cannot be an indictment but a report can be given & then sent to Congress so an interview is still up in the air discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's "New York Times" reporter Maggie Haberman, Carrie Cordero & John Dean & Bash about the issue. [CORDERO, DEAN, HABERMAN, BASH - offer views on What Giuliani is saying about what he was told by the special counsel's office about no indictment, the historical policy going back to vice president Spiro Agnew, how Mueller tends to be cautious about the law so the chances of an interview is small, how nobody on the president's team wants Trump to sit for an interview..]

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson;
Bash, Dana
Duration:
00:13:20

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