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What Mueller's extraordinarily unprecedented move to dispute BuzzFeed's story on the record tells us

7 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Experts are flummoxed by a statement the special counsel Robert Mueller put out disputing a BuzzFeed News report that indicated President Donald Trump told Michael Cohen to lie to Congress about the proposed Trump Tower Moscow deal.
The statement is an unprecedented move from Mueller's office, which is investigating whether the Trump campaign colluded with Moscow to tip the 2016 US election in Trump's favor.
"BuzzFeed's description of specific statements to the Special Counsel's Office, and characterization of documents and testimony obtained by this office, regarding Michael Cohen's...
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Robert Mueller's Team Disputes BuzzFeed Story That Claimed Trump Ordered His Lawyer To Lie

Robert Mueller's Team Disputes BuzzFeed Story That Claimed Trump Ordered His Lawyer To Lie

7 monthes ago   |   By Newsweek

The special counsel's office said the story was inaccurate, but the BuzzFeed editor-in-chief stood by the story and his reporters.
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U.S. special counsel disputes report Trump told lawyer to lie

7 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

Special Counsel Robert Mueller's office on Friday disputed a report in BuzzFeed News that President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen said Trump directed him to lie to Congress.
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Special counsel Mueller's office: Buzzfeed article is bunk

7 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

WASHINGTON - In a rare rebuttal to a news article, the office of the special counsel has disputed a controversial BuzzFeed.com report that claimed President Trump directed his personal attorney to lie to Congress in 2017.
Special counsel Robert Mueller's office issued the unusual public statement late Friday disputing the accuracy of the report that said Trump told his personal attorney Michael Cohen to lie to Congress, saying: “BuzzFeed's description of specific statements to the Special Counsel's Office, and characterization of documents and testimony obtained by this office, regarding...
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Mueller team disputes aspects of Buzzfeed report on Trump, Cohen

7 monthes ago   |   By Politico

Special Counsel Robert Mueller's office is denying aspects of a blockbuster BuzzFeed news report that President Donald Trump instructed his former personal attorney Michael Cohen to lie to Congress about dealings related to a Trump Tower Moscow project under consideration during the 2016 presidential election. Mueller's normally tight-lipped operation issued a statement Friday night indicating that the BuzzFeed report contained inaccuracies, at least with respect to its statements about the information gathered by the special counsel's team. “BuzzFeed's description of specific statements...
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