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Rudy Giuliani discussed a preemptive pardon with Trump: report

Rudy Giuliani, erstwhile spokesperson for LifeLock identity theft protection services and current top lawyer in President Donald Trump’s muddled efforts to overturn his electoral defeat, discussed a preemptive pardon with his boss, according to a new report.Two individuals told The New York Times that the pair of longtime friends had discussed the possibility as recently as last week, though it was unclear who first raised the topic.While Giuliani has not been charged with a crime, federal investigators have probed his business dealings abroad, including in connection with his failed attempts in Ukraine last year to smear then-candidate Joe Biden with …read more

Source:: AlterNet