Court filings directly implicate Trump in efforts to buy women’s silence, reveal new contact between inner circle and Russian

Federal prosecutors filed new court papers Friday directly implicating President Trump in plans to buy women’s silence as far back as 2014 and offering new evidence of Russian efforts to forge a political alliance with Trump before he became president — disclosures that show the deepening political and legal morass enveloping the administration.

Saturday, December 8, 2018
The Washington Post
Topics: 
Donald Trump
Russia
2016 Elections
Author Info: Devlin Barrett, Matt Zapotosky
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Federal prosecutors filed new court papers Friday directly implicating President Trump in plans to buy women’s silence as far back as 2014 and offering new evidence of Russian efforts to forge a political alliance with Trump before he became president — disclosures that show the deepening political and legal morass enveloping the administration.
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