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Lindsey Graham Begs Clarence Thomas to Save Him From Georgia Criminal Probe

Senator Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) asked Clarence Thomas to help him out after a lower court ordered him to testify before a special grand jury in Georgia, investigating Donald Trump and other Republicans' possible illegal interference with the 2020 election.

1/6 Committee Levels Reeling Trump With Subpoena That Acts As A Damning Indictment

Knowing that Trump deems himself above the law and above having to comply with requirements others are expected to meet, they added that many other presidents have had to testify before Congress after they left office.

Bannon ‘doesn’t like the optic’ of taking the Fifth Amendment in testimony: lawyer

Former White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon, who was sentenced to four months in prison for contempt of Congress on Friday, refused to testify before the House Jan. 6 Committee because he “d…

Graham Asks Supreme Court To Intervene After Election Ruling

Sen. Graham has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to intervene after a lower court ordered him to testify before a special grand jury in Georgia.

Trump Could Harness Unresolved Legal Issues to Resist Jan. 6 Panel’s Subpoena

If the ex-president turns down the drama of testifying, his legal team could mount several constitutional and procedural arguments in court.

Steve Bannon’s Trial Raises the Question: Have Democrats Resurrected McCarthyism?

We've seen this scenario before, and it's getting creepier and creepier.

Raskin to Trump: Don't Be a 'Snowflake' – Tell the January 6 Probe How 2020 Was Stolen from You

Representative Jamie Raskin (D-MD) said Friday on MSNBC's "Alex Wagner Tonight" that former President Donald Trump should not be too much of a "snowflake" to testify to the January 6 House Select Committee. | Clips

Jan. 6 committee subpoenas Donald Trump

The select committee subpoenaed the former president on Friday, a historic — if largely symbolic — step that is unlikely to compel Trump’s testimony before the panel dissolves at the end of the year.

Graham asks Supreme Court to intervene in Fulton County subpoena fight

The senator’s filing came a day after a federal appeals court turned down his bid to avoid testifying about his actions after the 2020 election.

Bannon gets 4 months jail term for defying Jan. 6 committee subpoena

U.S. District Court Judge Carl Nichols, a Trump appointee, said Bannon inappropriately defied the select committee on a matter of significant national interest.

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