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Mueller seeks documents related to Trump’s actions while in White House

Mueller seeks documents related to Trump’s actions while in White House

Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller III has sought a variety of documents related to President Trump’s tenure in the White House, the president’s attorney, John Dowd, has confirmed.

The inquiry from Mueller, the former FBI director who is heading the investigation of Russian election meddling and activities of Trump, his campaign and associates, suggests the investigation could be broadening and reaching a new phase. Dowd, however, said in an interview that the requests were routine and being handled without incident.

“There’s nothing remarkable or unusual about his requests and Ty is responding to them in due course,” Dowd said, referring to Ty Cobb, another attorney hired by...

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