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Trump / Pardon Power, Memo #1125561

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Jun 03, 2018
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(Studio: Tom Llamas) Report introduced.

(White House : Tara Palmeri) The claim from President Trump's lawyer former New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani that he could pardon himself examined; details given from the secret memo in which his lawyers claimed he could not be convicted of obstruction of justice, the memo report that Trump drafted the letter for the meeting with the Russian lawyer. [On "This Week," GIULIANI - says he probably does {have the power}; promises a court fight, if necessary, with special counsel former FBI director Robert Mueller.] [ABC's legal analyst Dan ABRAMS†- questions the Trump legal theories.] [White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee SANDERS - comments on Trump Tower.] Trump tweet critical of the FBi/DOJ about the Paul Manafort investigation discussed.

Llamas, Tom;
Palmeri, Tara

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