Friday Hearing Set on Comey Bid to Quash Subpoena

A federal judge has scheduled a 2 p.m. hearing on former FBI Director James Comey’s motion to quash a subpoena from House Republicans seeking to have him testify behind closed doors on the agency’s 2016 investigation of Hillary Clinton’s emails and Russian interference in that year’s presidential election.

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Manafort Appears in Court in Wheelchair, Sentencing Date Set

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was brought into a Virginia courtroom in a wheelchair Friday afternoon for a hearing to set his sentencing date, even as lawyers argued his confinement was already negatively affecting his health.

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Trial Judge Presses Mueller on Deadlocked Charges From Manafort Trial

The federal judge who presided over former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort’s fraud trial in Virginia wants to know when – or if – the special counsel’s team will pursue a series of counts the jury deadlocked on last summer.

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