Sources: Rudy Giuliani wants to flip on Donald Trump, but FBI doesn’t need him to make the case

We’ve seen weeks of headlines pointing to Rudy Giuliani coming under increasing legal fire for his antics with imprisoned alleged criminal Reza Zarrab, who has financial connections to Donald Trump. Now comes word from two consistently accurate sources that Giuliani is looking to make a deal with the FBI, but that James Comey doesn’t want or need Giuliani’s cooperation in order to move forward.

First came word from former Bill Clinton White House staffer Claude Taylor, whose inside sources have tended to prove correct. He tweeted today that “Just spoke to a New York source and Rudy Giuliani is in legal jeopardy and is desperate to make a deal but James Comey is having none of it” (link). Then came confirmation from Jester, an online political pundit who also has a strong track record of calling these things correctly: “Rudy ‘Cyberman’ Giuliani is apparently in a legal quagmire and is desperate to ‘make a deal’. Comey isn’t interested” (link). This tells us quite a bit about just how far the FBI’s case against Trump and his associates has progressed.

As Palmer Report has previously reported, Reza Zarrab is currently sitting in a prison cell in the United States, awaiting trial on charges of criminal corruption (link). Zarrab operated his alleged criminal empire out of Donald Trump’s building in Istanbul, suggesting a financial connection between Trump and Zarrab’s crimes.

Rudy Giuliani’s involvement in the Donald Trump campaign is well documented. But two weeks ago, after Zarrab hired Giuliani’s law firm to represent him in his criminal trial (source: Bloomberg), a judge began asking just what Giuliani’s role truly is with Zarrab (source: NY Times). Then came the revelation that Giuliani had tried to cut a deal behind the backs of prosecutors (source: NBC News), and suddenly Rudy is up to his neck in legal problems.

So why wouldn’t James Comey want to cut a deal with Rudy Giuliani? For one thing, Giuliani appeared to have been instrumental in sabotaging the FBI during the election by leaking information he had obtained from one of its agents. So it’s unlikely Comey would be willing to give Giuliani any sort of leniency in his current legal troubles, unless his input was crucial to the overall case. And based on tonight’s parallel storyline that arrests in the Trump-Russia scandal could begin as soon as next week (link), the FBI appears to be far enough along that it simply doesn’t need Giuliani’s help. Contribute to Palmer Report


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25 Comments

  1. Gebby on April 13, 2017 at 7:24 pm

    BURY HIS ASS!

    • craig zuckerman on May 15, 2017 at 9:00 pm

      I knew since last year, Guiliani, you know, the lowlife who married his cousin, the first wife, went to his BFF’s in the NY FBI office, to get dirt on HRC, he is still pissed that she was a senator, and he was not, then spreads rumors of HRC’s health, etc, now, the S–T is hitting his fan, good, serves him right, being critical of Bill, and Hillary, about enabling, blah, blah, when he had the nerve to move into Gracie mansion with Judy Nathan, that a mother f–n hypocrite , hope he goes down, bigly

  2. Sheila R Stevens on April 13, 2017 at 7:55 pm

    Waiting for Trump to be impeached.
    He can’t get away with this!!
    Hillary should be our President!!

  3. Donny Boy on April 13, 2017 at 8:28 pm

    LOCK HIM UP! Karma is a bitch and so is Giuliani! LOL!

  4. Sarah on April 13, 2017 at 9:54 pm

    I’ll get the 🚌 Started so they can start throwing each other under it.

    • Maddie on April 16, 2017 at 8:13 am

      LOL! love it

    • craig zuckerman on May 15, 2017 at 9:01 pm

      you are correct sir!!!

  5. Mark on April 14, 2017 at 5:11 am

    If I live to see Rootie Tootie and Flynn being Pepe the Frog marched of to jail with side by side video of them screaming “Lock her up…”. I will consider my life complete…

  6. DarrinS. on April 14, 2017 at 6:00 am

    Lock him up. He should get what he deserves.

  7. Carla Le Mieux on April 14, 2017 at 6:12 am

    I want Rudy to fry. He showed his true colors when sucking up to Trump. I do believe he has gone round the bend ( mentally). Saying that, I still think he knew exactly what he was doing when he sold his soul to the devil.

  8. Dean Ramseur on April 14, 2017 at 7:04 am

    Rudy had so much to tell when he was trying to expose what he thought was damaging to Hillary and it got him no where. There something to be said about keeping you mouth shut when it comes to state secrets. LOCK HIS ASS UP!!!

  9. Tracey Wilkes on April 14, 2017 at 7:32 am

    I still don’t trust Comey – He may just take out the low hanging fruit like Giuliani Flynn & Carter Paige & leave The Trump’s in place – pulling that old Comey Song & Dance he pulled on Hillary… no direct evidence that Trump was personally colluding but his people were… blah blah blah & Trump should be more careful about the company he keeps!!! Just a feeling I have about him – taking down a President may not be how he wants his career to go down!!!

  10. Elyse Chiapello on April 14, 2017 at 8:13 am

    Would Nosferatu himself end up in jail?

    • Eliza on June 3, 2017 at 11:02 am

      I want say FIB go on Anerian people need to know this comey had courage gold miand it u go America have justice for all

  11. Mark on April 14, 2017 at 8:15 am

    hmm, didn’t we see a flynn reference in a tweet regarding ‘imminent’ arrests upcoming as soon as next week? and flynn has been acting on turkey’s behalf? zarrab is turkish, no? guiliani’s involvement, besides legal team, is what? and fbi says thanks, but no thanks, for your help, we got this? hmm. wonder how far the three ring circus extends…

  12. Sandra on April 14, 2017 at 9:31 am

    In NYC when Giuliani was mayor, he redeployed hundreds of employees from other agencies to social services because, as we were told, there would be a whole lot of “immigrants” coming to social service agencies for benefits. Several weeks later, the lines outside of social service agencies were lined up with Russians who just arrived in the US but had retroactive SSI checks totaling thousands of dollars, section 8 certificates & apartments, medicaid & food stamps. Everybody wondered how did this happen, & now we know why – giuliani, #45 & putin. Their names were obviously put in the system while still in Russia so by the time they landed at JFK they were hooked up. Meanwhile, hundreds of American citizens, who were eligible for those benefits were told they had to get on a waiting list, forcing many to go into homeless shelters.

    • Uni Boom on April 15, 2017 at 7:49 am

      Boy he did that to his own citizens, probably to ones that even voted for him what a scumbag put his ass underneath the jail? put him in the walls I hear how much hatred the Russian people show towards New Yorkers like their so much better. Glad I don’t live in Brooklyn

      • Jasd65 on May 13, 2017 at 6:30 pm

        Expel his butt to the other side of the wall.

    • Steve Boyd on April 15, 2017 at 1:14 pm

      Ahh, remember when Giuliani was “America’s Mayor?” So much for that first obituary line.

      • Bill Palmer on April 18, 2017 at 2:39 am

        Sometimes history suddenly elevates an unworthy person to a position of being revered, and then they have to decide whether they want to try to live up to it. Rudy failed, and history won’t forget that about him.

  13. Justin Sayin on April 14, 2017 at 1:34 pm

    Rudy will be whispering to tRUMP to fire Comey if he doesn’t think he’s getting a plea deal.

  14. Donna on April 14, 2017 at 1:58 pm

    Please show the arrests on tv

  15. Jacqueline Clapper on April 14, 2017 at 2:21 pm

    We want that weasel to go down the drain with the rest of the sludge. Karma’s a bitch Rudy and you deserve it worm.

  16. JOEL W ARNOLD on April 15, 2017 at 10:13 pm

    Please let this cretin occupy a cell close by The Dumpster. Rudy’s perp walk will be MUST SEE TV!

  17. Jerome 215 on June 4, 2017 at 2:44 pm

    I’m at a loss for words . The werst part as usual is these r the same ppl who rail against lowlife law breakers n r in fact doin just that. Smug, smug bunch. I always say they’re holding a MIRROR up n claiming itz us. Who the best at that?

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