the director's term has been limited to ten years, 28 which is a relatively long tenure that is meant to deter political pressure. I Was Right As Trump Watches Comey on TV, Anxiety Yields to Relief". One such researcher is Jefferson Morley, world news editor. Did Clay Shaw really use the alias "Clay Bertrand?" Why did Oliver Stone make a movie about the Shaw trial and not even mention Perry Raymond Russo? "Comey: 'I didn't have confidence' in deputy AG Rosenstein". "Trump has now admitted he fired Comey because of the Russia investigation". "20 attorneys general call for independent probe into Russia". 155 159 On May 19, a friend of Comey, Lawfare Blog founder Benjamin Wittes, came forward as the principal source for the initial New York Times story. 233 Christopher Slobogin of Vanderbilt University Law School said that a "viable case" could be made but that it was weak. Insider sources have claimed that Trump was furious at Comey for refusing during March to back up Trump's wiretap accusations against former President Barack Obama, as well as not defending him from accusations of collusion with the Russian government.
3 Reactions edit Media reports cast doubt on the original justification for Comey's dismissal; Trump's decision to fire Comey had reportedly happened first, then Trump sought "advice and input" from Sessions and Rosenstein on May 8, who responded by writing letters to justify the decision. Another essay outlines what Whitmey considers "Deception and Deceit" in the media in reporting the assassination. "Donald Trump's Firing of James Comey". Do we have any compelling new evidence or interpretations here, or is this just more unsupported conspiracy theorizing? But, alas, David Kaiser's book The Road to Dallas turns out to be just another conspiracy book, not too different from scores of others. Retrieved Johns, Joe; Merica, Dan (June 9, 2017). Retrieved May 10, 2017. Who was the "Umbrella Man?" Was the rifle recovered really a Mauser? Kamisar, Ben (May 19, 2017). BOB woodward, THE washington post.