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  • Media Are Playing Games Yet Again With Anonymous Russia Leaks

    06/30/2020 5:23:31 AM PDT · by gattaca · 20 replies
    The Federalist ^ | June 30, 2020 | Mollie Hemingway
    Watch nearly the entire corporate media establishment run wild with claims from completely anonymous sources in the intelligence community this week. Much of the case for the Iraq War was based on the Bush administration’s claim that Saddam Hussein possessed weapons of mass destruction. When the United States declared an end to the war late in 2011, more than 4,400 American military members had been killed and nearly 32,000 wounded. No weapons of mass destruction had been found. It’s one of the most significant and catastrophic intelligence errors in U.S. history. A bipartisan commission found that U.S. intelligence “seriously misjudged”...
  • Appeals court orders judge to dismiss Flynn charges

    06/24/2020 7:48:48 AM PDT · by Dana1960 · 116 replies
    The Hill ^ | 6/24/20 | Harper Neidig
    A federal appeals court on Wednesday ordered a judge to grant the Department of Justice's (DOJ) unusual move to drop charges against former national security adviser Michael Flynn. A three-judge panel on the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals approved Flynn's petition to intervene in the case after a district court judge had tapped an outside counsel to argue against the DOJ's move.
  • Professor Joseph Mifsud Was Activated by Israeli Intelligence – Prove Me Wrong…

    06/22/2020 10:44:06 AM PDT · by Jack Black · 45 replies
    Maltese Professor Joseph Mifsud was activated by compartmented Israeli intelligence allies of President Obama. Walid Phares recently exposed and admitted he was targeted by the Mueller probe as the fifth [redacted] name in the August 2, 2017, authorizing the scope memo provided by former DAG Rod Rosenstein. Rod Rosenstein recently admitted he signed the scope memo as it was presented to him by the special counsel team without asking any questions about it. Whatever the Mueller team asked for, Rosenstein granted without any interference. That was his testimony. If you go back to the original assembly of candidate Trump’s 2016...
  • Oral Arguments on General Flynn's Petition for a Writ of Mandamus

    06/14/2020 5:13:50 AM PDT · by RaceBannon · 45 replies ^ | 6/13/2020 | Saul Montes-Bradley
    The following is a full transcript of the Oral Arguments held by the DC Circuit Appellate Court in reference to a Petition for a Writ of Mandamus by General Michael T. Flynn, supported by the Department of Justice, to stop the now innecesary proceedings in the District Court. A decision from the three-Judge panel will be forthcoming. The arguments were held by teleconference due to restrictions imposed by COVID-19 measures rendering an appearance in court impossible. This is NOT an official document, but the author's rendition of the recording of the teleconference:
  • Flynn Case: 85 Lies, Contradictions, Oddities, and Unusual Occurrences

    06/12/2020 3:41:56 AM PDT · by RaceBannon · 10 replies
    Epoch Times ^ | June 11, 2020 Updated: June 11, 2020 | BY PETR SVAB
    News Analysis The case of Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn is inevitably heading toward its conclusion. While the presiding district judge, Emmet Sullivan, is trying to keep it going, there’s only so much he can do, chiefly because there’s nobody left to prosecute the case after the Department of Justice (DOJ) dropped it last month. In the latest developments, the District of Columbia appeals court set a hearing in the case on June 12, while the DOJ’s solicitor general himself, as well as five of his deputies, urged the court to order the lower-court judge to accept the case dismissal. “I...
  • Exposing the Hoax

    05/30/2020 9:06:58 AM PDT · by jocon307 · 21 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 05/28/20 | Andrew C. McCarthy
    No need to build to a crescendo — let’s just say it: The Trump-Russia investigation was a politically driven fraud from beginning to end. It was opened on false pretenses, sustained by investigative abuses, and will undoubtedly end in recriminatory angst, which is what happens when the kind of accountability the victims demand does not, indeed cannot, come to pass. Worst of all is the damage wrought, though even that isn’t fully understood. Obama administration officials exploited the awesome national security powers that we trust our government to use for counterintelligence operations that safeguard America from jihadists and other foreign...
  • “It’s Coming” — Reporter Adam Housley on Spygate Scandal: Names to Watch… McMaster, Rosenstein and John McCain

    05/26/2020 1:29:54 PM PDT · by Hojczyk · 148 replies
    GP ^ | May 26, 2020 at 12:03pm | By Jim Hoft
    Former FOX News reporter put up a series of tweets this weekend on the ongoing Obama spygate scandal. According to Housley the scandal involves corrupt officials from both parties and he suggests that the case is moving swiftly and that these three men are in the crosshairs: H. R. McMaster, Rod Rosenstien and deceased US Senator and Trump-hater John McCain. Adam Housley: The corruption runs deep and through both parties and it ain’t gonna look good when it’s all said and done. Adam Housley: It ain’t about Republican and Democrat anymore…it really isn’t. People were given the opportunity to do...
  • What the 'Obamagate' Scandals Mean and Why They Matter

    05/28/2020 5:03:47 AM PDT · by billorites · 15 replies
    Real Clear Politics ^ | March 27, 2020 | Charles Lipson
    Amid the flurry of details about spying on Michael Flynn, lying to secret courts about Carter Page, leaking classified documents, and more, it’s easy to get lost in the muck. It’s important to stand back, identify the worst abuses, and explain why they matter for American democracy. These abuses didn’t simply follow each other; their targets, goals, and principal players overlapped. Taken together, they represent some of the gravest violations of constitutional norms and legal protections in American history. Whether you are Democrat or Republican, whether you like Donald Trump or loathe him, these violations matter. Some call this debacle...
  • Judge Emmett Sullivan, from General Flynn Trial, Arranged Speaking Gig for James Comey at Howard University for $100,000

    05/26/2020 8:40:06 PM PDT · by MarvinStinson · 28 replies
    thegatewaypundit ^ | May 25, 2020 | Joe Hoft
    The confused judge who has unconstitutionally inserted himself into the Justice Department’s case against General Flynn made some actions behind the scene that are just as troubling. Judge Sullivan helped Jim Comey get his speaking gig at Howard University for $100,000. How much more corruption can America take. The corrupt judge who inserted himself into the General Flynn case, who insinuated the General was a traitor, has a lifestyle that matches his actions in court. He’s not only famous for his unethical standards and actions in the Flynn trial, he also ordered that deported asylum seekers must be returned to...
  • It’s Not The Trump Administration Politicizing Flynn’s Case, It’s Judge Sullivan

    05/26/2020 6:43:12 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 13 replies
    The Federalist ^ | May 26, 2020 | Margot Cleveland
    Those condemning the DOJ’s decision to drop the charges against Michael Flynn ignore the growing evidence of misconduct by both the FBI and the federal prosecutors. Not quite two weeks ago, Judge Emmet Sullivan threw open the doors of his federal courtroom to the swamp when he invited third parties to pontificate on the propriety of the Department of Justice’s motion to dismiss the criminal charges against Michael Flynn. The next day Sullivan went further: He appointed a former federal judge, John Gleeson, as an amicus curiae, or friend of the court, to argue that the government’s motion to dismiss...
  • Timeline of the Political Persecution of Michael Flynn (VANITY)

    05/23/2020 9:25:42 PM PDT · by rlmorel · 116 replies
    Various | 5/23/2020 | rlmorel
    The political persecution of Lt. General Michael Flynn is one of the most shameful political assassinations this country has ever seen. It is seen by some as a sideshow to the efforts by the Left to bring down President Donald Trump, but I have come to believe the events surrounding Flynn are central to the overall abuse of power and betrayal of the trust of the American public by the Obama Administration. I view the lawlessness and bitter vindictiveness of the Obama Administration and its allies in the media who have played a major role in this scandal as...
  • Brainy Reporters Play Dumb on 'Obamagate'

    05/22/2020 7:56:53 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 9 replies ^ | May 22, 2020 | Tim Graham
    President Donald Trump has tweeted feverishly about "Obamagate," which is loosely defined as everything the Obama-Biden team did using their executive branch powers to ruin Trump's candidacy (and then presidency). The Trump-loathing press has responded with an unusual tactic. The self-appointed guardians of democracy who have auditioned themselves as America's great explainers are playing dumb. Yahoo News hosted a virtual town hall with Joe Biden on May 19. Dylan Stableford reported: "Biden was also asked about ... the so-called Obamagate conspiracy, which revolves around a vague allegation that the former president illegally tried to sabotage the Trump campaign, or was...
  • Susan Rice’s Email Proves FBI Had No Legitimate Reason To Question Flynn

    05/20/2020 7:46:24 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 41 replies
    The Federalist ^ | May 20, 2020 | Margot Cleveland
    The recently declassified paragraph in Susan Rice’s email confirms the FBI had no valid investigative purpose for questioning Flynn on January 24, 2017. Yesterday’s release of Susan Rice’s inauguration-day email to herself provided further evidence of former President Barack Obama’s participation in the FBI’s targeting of Michael Flynn. The recently declassified paragraph in Rice’s email, however, proves significant for another reason: It confirms the FBI had no valid investigative purpose for questioning Flynn on January 24, 2017. In February 2018, Sens. Chuck Grassley and Lindsey Graham announced that as part of their efforts to conduct oversight of the FBI and...
  • Ukraine judge orders Joe Biden be listed as alleged perpetrator of crime in prosecutor’s firing

    05/20/2020 4:22:15 AM PDT · by RaceBannon · 48 replies
    justthenews ^ | May 19, 2020 | John Solomon
    Ukraine judge orders Joe Biden be listed as alleged perpetrator of crime in prosecutor’s firing Latest twist in Ukraine impeachment drama could stretch into Biden's fall campaign as fired prosecutor seeks legal remedy in courts.
  • Judge Emmet Sullivan’s ‘Bullet Fee’ Persecution Of Michael Flynn Is An Abomination

    05/19/2020 8:18:00 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 25 replies
    The Federalist ^ | May 19, 2020 | Adam Mill
    It’s a technique pioneered by the Soviets: one last pound of flesh extracted from the victim’s family as further punishment for ‘forcing’ the state to oppress the victim. In 2009, shortly after clashes between Iranian security forces and protesters, the family of 19-year-old Kaveh Alipour learned that to retrieve the remains of their son, they had to pay an equivalent of a $3,000 “bullet fee” to reimburse the Iranian government for the costs of shooting Alipour. It’s a technique pioneered by the Soviets: one last pound of flesh extracted from the victim’s family as further punishment for “forcing” the state...
  • Obama Did It.

    05/15/2020 8:11:11 PM PDT · by rlmorel · 136 replies
    The Dan Bongino Show ^ | May 15,2020 | Dan Bongino
    On the Dan Bongino show today, he discussed an issue with has had a lot of theories advanced about it: Where did the FBI get the transcript of the phone conversation between Michael Flynn and the Russian Ambassador Kislyak? There are a limited number of legal ways to get this conversation and the names of the two people, one a foreign national, one a US citizen: Go to a court and get warrant. There needs to be a worthy reason that is a violation of the law, and that is presented to the judge when applying for the warrant. It...
  • INFOGRAPHIC: Timeline of FBI’s FISA Abuse in Trump Campaign Investigation

    05/13/2020 7:16:29 PM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 24 replies
    In pursuit of surveillance of a Trump campaign adviser, the FBI consistently ignored exculpatory evidence In its pursuit of establishing surveillance on the Trump campaign, the FBI turned its attention to Trump campaign adviser Carter Page in the spring of 2016, culminating in the issuance of a FISA warrant—which allows for some of the most intrusive spying methods on an American citizen. As part of this process, the FBI relied extensively on the flawed Steele dossier, leading an FBI legal counsel to note that this was “essentially a single source FISA.”
  • Judge Sullivan Disregards Two Controlling Precedents By Appointing Amicus In Flynn Case

    05/14/2020 9:56:22 AM PDT · by catnipman · 54 replies
    Forbes ^ | 5/14/2020 | Mark Chenoweth
    U.S. District Court Judge Emmet Sullivan disregarded two controlling precedents from higher courts with his decision to appoint John Gleeson as amicus curiae in the U.S. v. Michael Flynn case this week. Judicial conduct similar to J. Sullivan’s in these prior, far less politically charged cases was roundly and unanimously condemned by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. ... One week ago, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a 9-0 decision, authored by Justice Ginsburg, that took judges to task for similar amicus antics. Her opinion for the Court in U.S. v. Sineneng-Smith upbraided the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit...
  • Breaking: Rand Paul: Joe Biden knew about Gen. Flynn's unmasking!

    05/13/2020 11:56:52 AM PDT · by RandFan · 74 replies
    Twitter ^ | 13 May 2020 | Sen. Rand Paul
    @RandPaul Yesterday I wrote to DNI @RichardGrenell requesting the names of those who were involved in Gen Flynn’s unmasking. Today I received the shocking reply that @JoeBiden and many others knew! What did President Obama know? I am inviting DNI Grenell to testify next week in the Senate [Click excerpt link for letter]
  • Biden Among Those Who Requested ‘Unmasking’ Of Michael Flynn

    05/13/2020 6:48:48 PM PDT · by Helicondelta · 24 replies ^ | May 13, 2020
    Former Vice President Joe Biden was among those who requested Michael Flynn’s identity be revealed in intelligence reports — a process known as “unmasking” — according to documents made available to two Republican senators by Acting Director of National Intelligence Richard Grenell on Wednesday. According to the document, Biden made the request on January 12, 2017, eight days before leaving office; an accompanying memo to Grenell, signed by National Security Agency Director Paul Nakasone, specifies that each official listed was “an authorized recipient” and that the “unmasking” was approved through the agency’s normal process. Sens. Grassley and Johnson said in...