Tag Archives: Jeffrey Clark

DC Bar Board Finds Jeffrey Clark Violated Ethics Rule

The Hill reports: The D.C. Bar’s three-member board of responsibility panel found Thursday that former Justice Department official Jeffrey Clark likely violated at least one ethics rule in his efforts to help former President Trump stay in office after losing the 2020 presidential election. Clark is accused of attempting to engage in conduct involving dishonesty and attempting to engage in …

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Lawyer: Trump Briefly Made Jeffrey Clark Acting AG

Politico reports: It’s one of the lingering mysteries of the Jan. 6 investigation: Did Donald Trump briefly put Jeffrey Clark — a top ally in his bid to subvert the 2020 election — in charge of the entire Justice Department? Investigators have long known that Trump considered elevating Clark to the role of attorney general during the chaotic weeks that …

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Disbarment Trial Begins For Cultist Jeffrey Clark In DC

Politico reports: Jeffrey Clark, a former Justice Department official who worked closely with former President Donald Trump in a bid to subvert the 2020 election, should face professional consequences — including the potential loss of his license to practice law — for his effort to throw the nation into chaos, D.C. bar disciplinary authorities argued Tuesday. But a lawyer for …

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Trump Moves To Block Testimony Against Jeffrey Clark

Politico reports: Donald Trump has injected himself into disbarment proceedings against former Justice Department ally Jeff Clark, raising the specter that the former president will attempt to assert executive privilege to block crucial testimony from senior administration officials — or force months of litigation on the matter. In a letter to Clark dated Jan. 12, Trump attorney Todd Blanche urged …

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Jeffrey Clark Loses Bid To Halt Georgia RICO Case

The Messenger reports: Donald Trump’s co-defendant and ex-Justice Department loyalist Jeffrey Clark lost on Thursday in his bid to have his part of the Georgia 2020 election racketeering case immediately put on hold until a federal appeals court decides where he can fight the charges. A three-judge panel from the 11th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals, which included a pair …

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Jeffrey Clark: Burning Man Attendees Must Repent

Mediaite reports: Jeffrey Clark called for the nation to pray for apparently lost souls like frequent MSNBC contributor, and former Acting Solicitor General under the Obama Administration Neal Katyal for attending a “neopagan ritual.” Clark served as former Assistant Attorney General under former President Donald Trump. He was recently arrested for his part in an alleged scheme to defraud the …

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Former Trump DOJ Official Jeffrey Clark Surrenders

NBC News reports: Former Justice Department official Jeffrey Clark has surrendered to Georgia authorities after being charged in the racketeering case along with former President Donald Trump and 17 others last week in connection with efforts to overturn the 2020 election. He was booked at the Fulton County Jail early Friday and released on a $100,000 bond. Clark, who served …

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Clark And Meadows Seek Delay To Surrender Deadline

The Daily Beast reports: Former White House chief of staff Mark Meadows has asked a federal court to intervene in moving his deadline to surrender in the Georgia election RICO indictment. Jeffrey Clark, a former Justice Department official who is one of 18 co-defendants indicted alongside Donald Trump in a racketeering case in Georgia, also asked a judge Tuesday to …

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Jeffrey Clark Files Motion Opposing March Trial Date

The Hill reports: Jeffrey Clark, a former Justice Department official charged alongside former President Trump on 2020 election-related crimes in Georgia, is opposing prosecutors’ request for a March trial. Clark’s attorney called Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis’s (D) proposal “highly premature” and expressed concerns about her prosecution on multiple grounds. “The indictment was filed at approximately 10:30 PM on …

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Indicted Cultist Jeffrey Clark: Witches Are Attacking Me

The Huffington Post reports: Jeffrey Clark, a former top Justice Department official under Donald Trump, is posting online about supernatural beings in the wake of his racketeering indictment in Georgia, and everybody’s confused. “Today witches, spiritists, mediums, those with spirit animals, and Ukrainian NPCs resumed their attacks on me,” Clark wrote on X. Clark was indicted along with Trump and …

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Media Identifies Co-Conspirators Cited In Indictment

Axios reports: Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani was identified by multiple media outlets as matching prosecutors’ description of “Co- conspirator 1,” who is accused of spreading “knowingly false claims.” He pursued legal strategies that official Trump campaign lawyers would not. The indictment’s description of “co-conspirator 2” appears to match that of John Eastman, an attorney and former law …

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Feds Access Emails Of Multiple Prominent Cultists

CNN reports:   Federal investigators have obtained access to several email accounts, a draft autobiography and other writings in which Republican Rep. Scott Perry, Donald Trump elections attorney John Eastman, and former Justice Department officials Jeffrey Clark and Ken Klukowski discussed the 2020 election, according to a newly released order in the DC District Court. The order unsealed Thursday indicates …

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REPORT: January 6 Committee Considering Criminal Referrals For Eastman, Giuliani, Meadows, And Clark

CNN reports: The House select committee investigating the January 6, 2021, insurrection is considering criminal referrals for at least four individuals in addition to former President Donald Trump, multiple sources told CNN. The panel is weighing criminal referrals for former White House chief of staff Mark Meadows, right wing lawyer John Eastman, former Justice Department official Jeffrey Clark and Trump’s …

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Ex-DOJ Official Who Tried To Overturn Election Wants To Know Why Rep. Liz Cheney Won’t “Go Away Graciously”

Mediaite reports: In what may be the least self-aware tweet in history, a former Department of Justice official who tried to overturn the 2020 election said he wishes Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) would “go away graciously” after losing her Republican primary. Clark’s home was raided by the FBI in July over his role in attempting to overturn the 2020 presidential …

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Former Trump DOJ Official May Face Felony Charges

Law & Crime reports: Former Assistant Attorney General Jeffrey Clark, who tried to subvert the 2020 election results for Donald Trump, claims that he’s immune from ethics charges stemming from that effort — and that his superiors engaged in “dereliction of duty” for rejecting his conspiracy theories. Those superiors, former Acting Attorney General Jeffrey A. Rosen and ex-Acting Deputy Attorney …

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Carlson: Raid On Ex-DOJ Official’s Home Was “Stalinist”

Mediaite reports: Former Assistant Attorney General Jeffrey Clark gave an interview with Tucker Carlson after the FBI raided his house on Wednesday. Carlson called the raid “Soviet.” “It is,” responded Clark, who explained that agents searched his house for three and half hours. Clark added, “I just think we’re living in an era that I don’t recognize and increasingly, Tucker, …

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Feds Search Home Of Former Trump DOJ Official

The New York Times reports: Federal investigators descended on the home of Jeffrey Clark, a former Justice Department official, on Wednesday in connection with the department’s sprawling inquiry into efforts to overturn the 2020 election, according to people familiar with the matter. It remained unclear exactly what the investigators may have been looking for, but Mr. Clark was central to …

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Riot Panel Votes To Hold Jeffrey Clark In Contempt

CNN reports: The House select committee investigating the January 6 attack on the US Capitol unanimously voted Wednesday night to approve the report to hold former DOJ official Jeffrey Clark in contempt of Congress for defying his subpoena by refusing to answer questions during a recent deposition and failing to hand over documents to the panel. Passing the criminal contempt …

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Trump DOJ Lawyer Likely To Face Contempt Charge

The Independent reports: The House select committee investigating the 6 January insurrection will meet on Wednesday to consider authorising criminal contempt of congress charges against Jeffrey Clark, the ex-Trump justice department attorney who pushed to weaponise the department in service of former president Donald Trump’s push to overturn results of the 2020 election. If the committee votes in favor of …

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House May Charge Trump DOJ Official With Contempt

The Hill reports: Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.), the chair of the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol, said he would not rule out contempt charges against Jeffrey Clark, a former Trump Department of Justice official implicated in the former president’s efforts to forward his election fraud claims. “It’s under consideration, absolutely,” Thompson said. Thompson’s comments came …

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