SEMI-NEWS/SEMI-SATIRE: April 22, 2018 Edition

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Opinion Column by John Semmens
McCabe Sues Trump for "Wrongful Termination"

Fired for "lack of candor," former deputy FBI Director Andrew McCabe is set to sue the Trump administration for "wrongful termination." Michael Bromwich, McCabe's lawyer, cited former FBI Director James Comey's book—A Hired Loyalty—as confirmation that "my client getting fired for lying contradicts the Agency's ethical standards so clearly laid out by Mr. Comey."

In his book and interviews since its publication, Comey has admitted "lying when circumstances require it. Everyone in the DOJ has lied when necessary to nail a criminal for which we lacked the evidence to prosecute or to protect confidential sources. Take current Special Counsel Bob Mueller, for example. There was a time in his career when he found it necessary to convict four innocent men to prevent informant Whitey Bulger's identity from being outed. That was a strategically designed sacrifice in the p
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