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CNN Evening News for Friday, Jun 15, 2018
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(Studio: Wolf Blitzer) How President Trump's lawyers are using the inspector general's report on FBI director James Comey & what he is saying introduced. [TRUMP - claims the report "exonerates me": there was no collusion, but bias against me.]

(Studio: Wolf Blitzer; Washington: Gloria Borger) How the lawyers intend to make this report a centerpiece of their strategy in dealing with special counsel former FBI director Robert Mueller on the issue of obstruction, how they will cite FBI official Peter Strzok as evidence of bias, argue that it is a corrupt investigation as per the inspector general's report discussed.

(Studio: Wolf Blitzer) Live discussion held with CNN's lawyers Jeffrey Toobin & Alan Dershowitz about the report & how Trump's team will use it. [DERSHOWITZ - offers views on Trump's justification for firing FBI director James Comey, what former New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani is saying about former Vice President Joe Biden; restates his views on immunity for the branches of government.] [TOOBIN - offers views on Dershowitz's arguments for firings & pardoning of people: it is just made up: presidential power.]

Blitzer, Wolf;
Borger, Gloria

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