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February 5, 1999 | RICHARD A. SERRANO, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In her deposition for President Clinton's impeachment trial this week, Monica S. Lewinsky fenced deftly with prosecutors over key aspects of the case, referred them again and again to her earlier grand jury testimony and said that she thinks Clinton is "intelligent" and a good president. "I have mixed feelings" about Clinton now, Lewinsky said, according to a transcript of her four-hour deposition obtained by The Times.
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October 1, 2003 | From Times Wire Reports
Vernon Jordan, the prominent attorney who helped Monica Lewinsky find a job after she left the White House, will not be reimbursed for most of his legal bills arising from an investigation of then-President Clinton's relationship with Lewinsky, a federal appeals court has ruled. Jordan asked the federal government to pay the $302,719 in fees he spent to defend himself during the investigation by the independent counsel's office. But the U.S.
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August 1, 1999 | From Associated Press
The chief judge of the U.S. District Court bypassed the traditional random assignment system to send criminal cases against presidential friends Webster L. Hubbell and Yah Lin "Charlie" Trie to judges appointed by President Clinton, according to court officials. U.S. District Judge Norma Holloway Johnson's decision to abandon the longtime random computer assignment for the high-profile cases has raised concerns among several other judges, according to Associated Press interviews with them.
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August 1, 1999 | From Associated Press
The chief judge of the U.S. District Court bypassed the traditional random assignment system to send criminal cases against presidential friends Webster L. Hubbell and Yah Lin "Charlie" Trie to judges appointed by President Clinton, according to court officials. U.S. District Judge Norma Holloway Johnson's decision to abandon the longtime random computer assignment for the high-profile cases has raised concerns among several other judges, according to Associated Press interviews with them.
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February 3, 1999 | RICHARD A. SERRANO and ROBERT L. JACKSON, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Several senators who saw Monica S. Lewinsky's videotaped testimony Tuesday said that House prosecutors are losing ground in their effort to bring live witnesses to the Senate impeachment trial of President Clinton. Meanwhile, the House GOP managers videotaped the testimony of presidential friend Vernon E. Jordan Jr. but learned no major new details, sources said, a result similar to what was learned in the Lewinsky deposition Monday.
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February 1, 1998 | RICHARD A. SERRANO and DAVID G. SAVAGE, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
This much is known: President Clinton and former White House intern Monica S. Lewinsky had some sort of personal relationship, exchanged gifts and embraced on the White House lawn after his reelection. But what is not yet clear is whether their relationship was sexual, and if Clinton used his power as president to help her find a new job in return for her agreement to lie about their past. A number of key pieces of evidence could spell the difference.
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February 5, 1998 | DAVID WILLMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
With their investigation of allegations of perjury and obstruction of justice now 3 weeks old, prosecutors on Wednesday sought to impose a deadline for former White House intern Monica S. Lewinsky to cooperate fully or face criminal charges. Lewinsky has sought full immunity from prosecution and has signaled a willingness to describe the nature of her relationship with President Clinton, according to people familiar with the matter.
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January 31, 1998 | DAVID LAUTER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The ever-expanding battle between independent counsel Kenneth W. Starr and the White House has given rise to several legal questions. Among the major ones: Q. Legally, what is the connection between Monica S. Lewinsky and Starr's investigation? A.
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May 13, 1992 | CATHLEEN DECKER, TIMES POLITICAL WRITER
Turning attention to the most pressing personnel decision of his candidacy, probable Democratic presidential nominee Bill Clinton on Tuesday named Los Angeles lawyer Warren Christopher to head up a team to help Clinton select a running mate. Christopher, who recently headed the independent commission that recommended sweeping changes in the Los Angeles Police Department after the Rodney G.
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November 7, 1992 | DAVID LAUTER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Six months ago, as he neared the end of his quest for the Democratic presidential nomination, Bill Clinton turned to Warren Christopher and Vernon E. Jordan Jr. to help him find a running mate. On Thursday, he again turned to the pair, this time to help him build a government.
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February 5, 1999 | RICHARD A. SERRANO, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In her deposition for President Clinton's impeachment trial this week, Monica S. Lewinsky fenced deftly with prosecutors over key aspects of the case, referred them again and again to her earlier grand jury testimony and said that she thinks Clinton is "intelligent" and a good president. "I have mixed feelings" about Clinton now, Lewinsky said, according to a transcript of her four-hour deposition obtained by The Times.
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February 3, 1999 | RICHARD A. SERRANO and ROBERT L. JACKSON, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Several senators who saw Monica S. Lewinsky's videotaped testimony Tuesday said that House prosecutors are losing ground in their effort to bring live witnesses to the Senate impeachment trial of President Clinton. Meanwhile, the House GOP managers videotaped the testimony of presidential friend Vernon E. Jordan Jr. but learned no major new details, sources said, a result similar to what was learned in the Lewinsky deposition Monday.
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February 2, 1999 | FAYE FIORE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Mud has splattered all over town since the Monica S. Lewinsky mess exploded more than a year ago, but none of it seems to have spotted the London-made Turnbull and Asser shirts worn by Vernon E. Jordan Jr. After testifying five times before a federal grand jury last year, Jordan--Bill Clinton's golfing companion and confidant--takes the witness chair again today.
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March 5, 1998 | PETER BAKER, THE WASHINGTON POST
President Clinton has acknowledged under oath that he talked with Vernon E. Jordan Jr. about his friend's efforts to find a new job for Monica S. Lewinsky, but the president testified that it was his personal secretary, Betty Currie, who initiated the career help for Lewinsky, according to a detailed account of his sealed deposition in the Paula Corbin Jones sexual harassment case. During Clinton's five-hour deposition on Jan.
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March 3, 1998 | ROBERT L. JACKSON and RONALD J. OSTROW, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Bill Clinton is a man with many friends, but the Washingtonian who stands out from all others who wear the FOB label will go before a federal grand jury this morning. Potentially that could pose problems for the president. Vernon E. Jordan Jr., a confidant and frequent Clinton golfing partner, will be asked by independent counsel Kenneth W. Starr's prosecutors about his efforts to line up employment for former White House intern Monica S. Lewinsky.
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February 5, 1998 | DAVID WILLMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
With their investigation of allegations of perjury and obstruction of justice now 3 weeks old, prosecutors on Wednesday sought to impose a deadline for former White House intern Monica S. Lewinsky to cooperate fully or face criminal charges. Lewinsky has sought full immunity from prosecution and has signaled a willingness to describe the nature of her relationship with President Clinton, according to people familiar with the matter.
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January 23, 1998 | RICHARD A. SERRANO and RICHARD T. COOPER, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
As charges of sexual impropriety and possible perjury continued to roll over President Clinton like a muddy wave Thursday, close friend and advisor Vernon E. Jordan Jr. denied counseling former White House intern Monica S. Lewinsky to lie about her relationship with the president. "At no time did I ever say, suggest or intimate to her that she should lie," said Jordan, who sources have suggested sought to obtain Lewinsky's silence at Clinton's behest.
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November 7, 1992 | DOUGLAS JEHL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Reaching beyond his own inner circle, President-elect Bill Clinton on Friday named Los Angeles lawyer Warren Christopher and Washington attorney and former civil rights leader Vernon E. Jordan Jr. to take charge of the team planning his transition to power. The key personnel decision came as a rebuff to Mickey Kantor, the Los Angeles lawyer who served as chairman of the Clinton campaign but whose bid for transition leadership had ignited angry protests within the Arkansas governor's camp.
NEWS
February 1, 1998 | RICHARD A. SERRANO and DAVID G. SAVAGE, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
This much is known: President Clinton and former White House intern Monica S. Lewinsky had some sort of personal relationship, exchanged gifts and embraced on the White House lawn after his reelection. But what is not yet clear is whether their relationship was sexual, and if Clinton used his power as president to help her find a new job in return for her agreement to lie about their past. A number of key pieces of evidence could spell the difference.
NEWS
January 31, 1998 | DAVID LAUTER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The ever-expanding battle between independent counsel Kenneth W. Starr and the White House has given rise to several legal questions. Among the major ones: Q. Legally, what is the connection between Monica S. Lewinsky and Starr's investigation? A.
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