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Document: Don't Take Trump's Tweets Literally, Justice Department Argues

By Quinta Jurecic
Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 6:08 PM

The Department of Justice submitted an unusual court filing in litigation over the release of the Carter Page FISA, arguing that the president's statements on Twitter concerning the Page FISA should not be assumed to be accurate or based on the president's personal knowledge of the underlying issue. The document, which was filed on Nov. 30 and first flagged by USA Today reporter Brad Heath, is available here and below.