But there are plenty of specific laws on the books that could apply if Trump's presidential campaign is found to have collaborated with Moscow, including a conspiracy to defraud the United States. His greatest hits include such gems as "Make America Great Again!", "Build that wall!", and a personal favorite, "no collusion!"
Giuliani says he's aware of the subject matter of 13 tapes, but only one affects the President.
As people who have been keeping up with the news know, Trump is a man with a deep understanding of the English language, focused on the specifics of semantics.
THE FACTS: It is correct to say that election collusion isn't a precise legal term.
The fate of the presidency hinges on synonyms in a thesaurus, as the dictionary itself pointed out.
Mueller is investigating whether Trump campaign officials worked with Moscow to try to sway the 2016 USA presidential election, something commonly referred to as collusion by the media and public officials.
Later, Giuliani phoned in to Fox News seeking to clarify his earlier comments, telling anchor Harris Faulkner that "it's a very, very familiar lawyer's argument that...the alternative, that my client didn't do it, and even if he did, it's not a crime".
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In May, the US Department of Justice announced that former FBI Chief Robert Mueller had been appointed as special counsel to investigate alleged Russian interference, shortly after Trump fired James Comey from his FBI chief's post.
If Trump or his aides knew in advance that Russian Federation had the trove of stolen emails and did nothing to alert federal authorities, they could be accused of covering up the crime of stolen emails or working as foreign agents.
Giuliani continued that line of defense on CNN.
Manafort was charged with conspiracy and other offenses related to the millions of dollars he allegedly made working for the Ukrainian government many years before he worked for the Trump campaign. "They change nearly by the hour".