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Giuliani confirms Trump and Jerome Corsi have joint defense agreement

Rudy Giuliani
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Rudy Giuliani has confirmed to The Daily Beast that President Trump has a joint defense agreement with Jerome Corsi, who has come under scrutiny from special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation for his connections to Roger Stone and WikiLeaks.

The big picture: NBC News reported Tuesday that Corsi, a former InfoWars journalist who Trump knew from his involvement in the Obama birther conspiracy, emailed Stone in August 2016 to notify him of WikiLeaks' future plans to release emails damaging to Hillary Clinton.

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