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Delivering the Mueller Report, piece-by-piece without political commentary, as a podcast. Due to the wide public interest in the document, this project started with the belief that it should be available for anyone to hear. And, for most of us, sitting down to read through the report page-by-page is unrealistic. Making this available in an audio format that many of us will be able to digest, without biased commentary, is the goal. Because there are costs associated with production (time, equipment, hosting fees, etc.), we are asking anyone who would like a hand in producing the audio to pay whatever amount they wish based on the value-for-value model. Whatever amount you feel this is or will be of value to you, please choose to donate that amount. Visit our Indiegogo page by going to muellerreportaudio.com. This podcast is not affiliated with or connected to the Special Counsel or the investigation.

Delivering the Mueller Report, piece-by-piece without political commentary, as a podcast. Due to the wide public interest in the document, this project started with the belief that it should be available for anyone to hear. And, for most of us, sitting down to read through the report page-by-page is unrealistic. Making this available in an audio format that many of us will be able to digest, without biased commentary, is the goal. Because there are costs associated with production (time, equipment, hosting fees, etc.), we are asking anyone who would like a hand in producing the audio to pay whatever amount they wish based on the value-for-value model. Whatever amount you feel this is or will be of value to you, please choose to donate that amount. Visit our Indiegogo page by going to muellerreportaudio.com. This podcast is not affiliated with or connected to the Special Counsel or the investigation.
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Delivering the Mueller Report, piece-by-piece without political commentary, as a podcast. Due to the wide public interest in the document, this project started with the belief that it should be available for anyone to hear. And, for most of us, sitting down to read through the report page-by-page is unrealistic. Making this available in an audio format that many of us will be able to digest, without biased commentary, is the goal. Because there are costs associated with production (time, equipment, hosting fees, etc.), we are asking anyone who would like a hand in producing the audio to pay whatever amount they wish based on the value-for-value model. Whatever amount you feel this is or will be of value to you, please choose to donate that amount. Visit our Indiegogo page by going to muellerreportaudio.com. This podcast is not affiliated with or connected to the Special Counsel or the investigation.

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II.L. Overarching Factual Issues (Mueller Report)

5/19/2019
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Part 12 of 12 from Section II. Factual Results of the Obstruction Investigation. The final subsection of Volume 2, pages 156-159, states that the President's actions appear to divide into two distinct phases that show a possible shift in the President's motives around the time of firing Comey. It also states that the President' s efforts to influence the investigation were mostly unsuccessful, and was largely due to people surrounding the President declining to carry out orders. Mueller...

Duration:00:07:29

II.K. The President's Conduct Involving Michael Cohen (Mueller Report)

5/18/2019
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Part 11 of 12 from Section II. Factual Results of the Obstruction Investigation. This subsection of Volume 2, pages 134-156, details the President's conduct toward Michael Cohen with regard to Cohen's involvement in the Trump Tower Moscow Project, his statements to attempt to distance Trump from Russia, and conduct by the President once Cohen began cooperating with the Special Council. The President's Conduct Involving Michael Cohen (0:09) Analysis (36:00) Mueller Report Audio -...

Duration:00:48:48

II.J. The President's Conduct Towards Flynn, Manafort, [Redacted - Harm to Ongoing Matter] (Mueller Report)

5/16/2019
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Part 10 of 12 from Section II. Factual Results of the Obstruction Investigation. This subsection of Volume 2, pages 120-134, details the President's conduct toward Michael Flynn, Paul Manafort and a redacted name that many have speculated to be Roger Stone. The President's Conduct Towards Flynn, Manafort, [Redacted - Harm to Ongoing Matter] (0:08) Analysis (14:40) Mueller Report Audio - muellerreportaudio.com Presented by Timberlane Media Support via PayPal:...

Duration:00:24:30

II.I. The President Orders McGahn to Deny that the President Tried to Fire the Special Counsel (Mueller Report)

5/15/2019
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Part 9 of 12 from Section II. Factual Results of the Obstruction Investigation. This subsection of Volume 2, pages 113-120, analyzes the President's efforts to have McGahn deny that he had been ordered to have the Special Counsel removed. Note: This section contains explicit language. This is the clean version made available through most podcast outlets, so that it can continue to be available as widely as possible. The explicit version will be posted at muellerreportaudio.com. The...

Duration:00:17:33

II.H. The President's Further Efforts to Have the Attorney General Take Over the Investigation (Mueller Report)

5/14/2019
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Part 8 of 12 from Section II. Factual Results of the Obstruction Investigation. This subsection of Volume 2, pages 107-113, provides additional evidence regarding the President's efforts to have Jeff Sessions unrecuse and take over the Russia investigation. The President's Further Efforts to Have the Attorney General Take Over the Investigation (0:08) Analysis (9:00) Mueller Report Audio - muellerreportaudio.com Presented by Timberlane Media Support via PayPal:...

Duration:00:14:15

II.G. The President's Efforts to Prevent Disclosure of Emails About the June 9, 2016 Meeting Between Russians and Senior Campaign Officials (Mueller Report)

5/13/2019
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Part 7 of 12 from Section II. Factual Results of the Obstruction Investigation. This subsection of Volume 2, pages 98-107, focuses primarily on the communications strategy around the June 9, 2016 meeting at Trump Tower, including the President's involvement around crafting Trump Jr.'s response and avoiding a proactive strategy recommended by Hope Hicks. The President's Efforts to Prevent Disclosure of Emails About the June 9, 2016 Meeting Between Russians and Senior Campaign Officials...

Duration:00:20:35

II.F. The President's Efforts to Curtail the Special Counsel Investigation (Mueller Report)

5/12/2019
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Part 6 of 12 from Section II. Factual Results of the Obstruction Investigation. This subsection of Volume 2, pages 90-98, discusses direction from the President, intended for Attorney General Sessions, to deliver a speech announcing limitations on the Special Counsel to limit the scope to investigating election meddling for future elections only. The President's Efforts to Curtail the Special Counsel Investigation (0:10) Analysis (11:46) Mueller Report Audio -...

Duration:00:17:54

II.E. The President's Efforts to Remove the Special Counsel (Mueller Report)

5/11/2019
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Part 5 of 12 from Section II. Clean version. Factual Results of the Obstruction Investigation. This subsection of Volume 2, pages 77-90, documents the reaction of the President when he heard the Special Counsel had been appointed, his efforts to point out conflicts of interest, and steps McGahn took when he felt he had no choice but to resign his position in the administration. Note: This section contains explicit language. This is the clean version made available through most podcast...

Duration:00:27:19

II.D. Events Leading Up To and Surrounding the Termination of FBI Director Comey (Mueller Report)

5/10/2019
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Part 4 of 12 from Section II. Factual Results of the Obstruction Investigation. This subsection of Volume 2, pages 62-77, provides the details surrounding the President's decision to fire the FBI Director and the circumstances surrounding his request for Comey's "loyalty." Events Leading Up To and Surrounding the Termination of FBI Director Comey (0:09) Analysis (20:35) Mueller Report Audio - muellerreportaudio.com Presented by Timberlane Media Support via PayPal:...

Duration:00:31:57

II.C. The President's Reaction to Public Confirmation of the FBI's Russia Investigation (Mueller Report)

5/9/2019
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Part 3 of 12 from Section II. Factual Results of the Obstruction Investigation. This subsection of Volume 2, pages 48-62, documents the days following the confirmation of the FBI's investigation into Russian interference and the President's reaction and the importance he placed on getting the word out that he wasn’t personally under investigation. The President's Reaction to Public Confirmation of the FBI's Russia Investigation (0:10) Analysis (20:15) Mueller Report Audio -...

Duration:00:26:45

II.B. The President's Conduct Concerning the Investigation of Michael Flynn (Mueller Report)

5/8/2019
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Part 2 of 12 from Section II. Factual Results of the Obstruction Investigation. This subsection of Volume 2, from pages 24-48, offers evidence surrounding Michael Flynn's false statements about his conversations with the Russian Ambassador and the resulting FBI investigation. It provides details on President Trump's interactions with FBI Director Comey when Comey said the President asked for his loyalty. The President's Conduct Concerning the Investigation of Michael Flynn Evidence...

Duration:00:42:45

II.A. The Campaign's Response to Reports About Russian Support for Trump (Mueller Report)

5/7/2019
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Part 1 of 12 from Section II. Factual Results of the Obstruction Investigation. This subsection of Volume 2, from pages 15-24, first provides and introduction to the section and then offers an overview of how Russia became an issue in the 20 16 presidential campaign. It then details, in four subsections, how Trump and his campaign responded to these issues. II. Factual Results of the Obstruction Investigation (0:35) II.A. The Campaign's Response to Reports About Russian Support for Trump...

Duration:00:16:50

I. Background Legal and Evidentiary Principles (Mueller Report)

5/6/2019
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This section explains the basic elements that are common to most of the relevant obstruction statutes and provides definitions relevant to events discussed in Section II relating to potential issues of obstruction of justice. This episode covers the "Background Legal and Evidentiary Principles," pages 9 to 14, from Volume 2 of the "Report on the Investigation into Russian Interference in the 2016 Presidential Election." Background Legal and Evidentiary Principles (0:27) Mueller Report...

Duration:00:13:18

Executive Summary to Volume II (Mueller Report)

5/5/2019
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This episode covers the "Executive Summary to Volume 2," pages 3 to 8, from Volume 2 of the "Report on the Investigation into Russian Interference in the 2016 Presidential Election." The executive summary provides an overview of the investigation's focus on a series of actions by the President related to the Russian-interference investigations, and an overview of the constitutional issues raised by the Special Counsel. Executive Summary to Volume II (0:11) Mueller Report Audio -...

Duration:00:21:41

Introduction to Volume 2 (Mueller Report)

5/4/2019
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This episode covers the "Introduction to Volume 2," pages 1 to 2, from Volume 2 of the "Report on the Investigation into Russian Interference in the 2016 Presidential Election." This volume provides details toward whether the President had obstructed justice in connection with the FBI's Russia-related investigations Mueller Report Audio - muellerreportaudio.com Presented by Timberlane Media Support via PayPal: donate@timberlanemedia.com Music by Lee Rosevere

Duration:00:07:31

V. Prosecution and Declination Decisions (Mueller Report)

5/3/2019
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As part of the final section of Volume 1, pages 174-199, this section explains the Special Council's decisions on whether to exercise its prosecutorial authority with regard to the evidence it found through the investigation. Prosecution and Declination Decisions (0:24) A. Russian "Active Measures" Social Media Campaign (2:01) B. Russian Hacking and Dumping Operations (4:50 ) C. Russian Government Outreach and Contacts (7:58) Mueller Report Audio - muellerreportaudio.com Presented by...

Duration:00:52:29

IV.B. Post-Election and Transition-Period Contacts (Mueller Report)

5/2/2019
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While Section IV.A. looked at the contacts leading up to the election. This section of Volume 1, pages 144-173 from Section IV: Russian Government Links To And Contacts With The Trump Campaign, lists the findings from the investigation into the post-election and transition period contacts as Russian officials sought to make inroads with members of the Trump team following the election. Post-Election and Transition-Period Contacts (0:12) Mueller Report Audio -...

Duration:00:52:55

IV.A.8 Paul Manafort (Mueller Report)

5/1/2019
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Part 8 of 8, the final subsection, from Section IV: Russian Government Links To And Contacts With The Trump Campaign. This subsection of Volume 1, pages 129-144, details Paul Manafort's interactions with Konstantin Kilimnik, a longtime employee of Manafort's, and who the FBI assesses to have ties to Russian intelligence. Paul Manafort (0:11) Mueller Report Audio - muellerreportaudio.com Presented by Timberlane Media Support via PayPal: donate@timberlanemedia.com Music by Lee Rosevere

Duration:00:29:57

IV.A.7 Post-Convention Contacts with Kislyak (Mueller Report)

4/30/2019
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Part 7 of 8 from Section IV: Russian Government Links To And Contacts With The Trump Campaign. This subsection of Volume 1, pages 127-129, briefly covers encounters with Russian Ambassador Kislyak and members of the Trump team after the Republican National Convention. Post-Convention Contacts with Kislyak (0:11) Mueller Report Audio - muellerreportaudio.com Presented by Timberlane Media Support via PayPal: donate@timberlanemedia.com Music by Lee Rosevere

Duration:00:05:17

IV.A.6 Events at the Republication National Convention (Mueller Report)

4/29/2019
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Part 6 of 8 from Section IV: Russian Government Links To And Contacts With The Trump Campaign. This subsection of Volume 1, pages 123 to 127, looks at two Russia-related topics from the Republican National Convention (RNC): 1) encounters with the Russian Ambassador at RNC and 2) toning down language with regard to Russia in the Republican Party platform. Events at the Republican National Convention (0:11) Mueller Report Audio - muellerreportaudio.com Presented by Timberlane Media Support...

Duration:00:08:47