Trump lawyers, citing shutdown, ask court for delay in emoluments case

Lawyers for President Donald Trump are invoking the government shutdown to seek a delay in a court case over claims that Trump is illegally profiting from business his Washington hotel does with foreign countries.

US – More than 400 former Department of Justice employees sign a statement opposing Trump appointee Matt Whitaker as acting attorney general

US – More than 400 former Department of Justice employees sign a statement opposing Trump appointee Matt Whitaker as acting attorney general