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CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 12, 2018
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The Democrats' call for the Justice Department to re-examine whether a sitting president can be indicted introduced. [Tonight on CNN, Senator Richard BLUMENTHAL - says he will ask an opinion on whether the president can be indicted.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's former Obama acting solicitor general Neal Katyal about the indictment issue. [KATYAL - offers views on the various defenses President Trump made about payoff payments & the get out of jail free argument against indictment, where there are legal guidelines about immunities for a president, the law on impeachment, the view from the southern district of New York in the Michael Cohen case that these felonies were ordered buy Trump.]

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