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i don't know. i have social media, that's for sure. >> we talked about almost everything. we talked about a lot. >> one week. that's it for this "special report"," "the story hosted by martha" starts right now. >> back on. the president goes diplomacy in the west wing, and a remarkable eight-day 180. in just over a week, we have gone from this letter from the president, quote, sadly based on the tremendous anger and open hostility displayed in your most recent statement i feel it's inappropriate to have the this long-planned meeting, which led to this mocking from nancy pelosi and others. >> got the letter from the president saying, okay, never mind, he must be having a giggle fit right there now in north korea. >> who's giggling now? stunning developments this afternoon on the lawn at the white house after the president walked the north korean vice-chairman back to his car. we don't see that every day.
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>> 8112th we'll be in singapore. i never says it goes in one meeting. i think it's going to be a process, but the relationship is building. i look forward taking the sanctions off some day. i don't want to use maximum pressure. we did discuss the ending of the korean war. can you believe that? a letter was given to me by kim jong-un, a very nice letter. oh, would you like to see what was in the letter? i haven't opened it. i didn't open it in the front of the director. i said, would you like me to open it? he said, you can read it later. i may be in for a big surprise, folks. >> let's get reaction. there was a lot in that sound bite that we just put together
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from today, the potential end of the korean war, the potential for denuclearization, a thaw between the two countries. a lot happened in that meeting this afternoon. >> it did. it seems like that cancellation that you referenced, where it was off for a couple days, was maybe a good, healthy reality check for everyone involved, including at the white house, because i think there was some triumphantism and a bit too much excitement and optimism flying around, and then there was a reminder this is a difficult process with a terrible regime with a horrible history, and the tone that we've seen from the president and the white house ever since has been more measured in my view, more realistic, and it seems like some of the actual diplomatic groundwork is starting to happen for this june the 12th meeting. so that may have been a pivot point in this process, and one that turns out to be good. >> we will see, as the president likes to say.
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zach, a lot of snickering, that nancy pelosi sound bite was just one of the examples. what are folks on the democratic side saying about it now? >> look, i think this is great. i think that diplomacy is far superior to war. ic i think everyone should sound a note of caution expressed by the republican leader today, you know. donald trump seems very eager to get a deal. we want to make sure that in his eagerness he's not accepting something that does not meet the standard that he himself and his administration have laid out, which is verifiable, complete, irreversible denuclearization, along with a regime that's stronger than the iran deal and goes long into the future. if he comes back from june 12th summit and does not have an agreement like that, he just comes back with more excuses, a symbolic end to the korean war or -- >> he said today, to be fair, he expects several meetings.
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we remember reagan and gorbachev, it took several meetings. >> no. he's already making excuses. >> do you think that's fair, zach? >> absolutely. look, we're talking about somebody who said he's the great deal-maker. >> hold on. zach, do you hope that he comes home with a deal that promises the things that you -- >> oh, absolutely, absolutely. >> why is it so difficult for both sides to be positive and sort of cheering this process on in the hope that it's a very good thing for the people of north korea and south korea and japan rather than knocking it down every chance you get? >> no. we're thrilled about it, but people are saying that the meeting itself is some sort of accomplishment when the regime has been asking for a meeting at this level for years. excepting this meeting, it's not an achievement, it's a concession to the kim regime. >> yeah, but, look, there's a difference between what you just
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said, which is excuse-making, and expectations management. i think this is more the latter. that's appropriate. >> yeah. howie? >> yeah. we can't criticize the president for making excuses for a meeting that hasn't even begun. by the way, donald trump is a master showman. so you had cameras trained on the white house for hours today. the letter being delivered, what was in the letter. when he did cancel the meeting, there was all this criticism about, oh, he's just throwing a temper tantrum, this was impulsive. he got kim back to the negotiating table. even in that breakup letter, he did say, call me, write me, text me. >> yeah. in less than 24 hours, we should point out, they were saying, actually, we would like to come talk to you, we do want a meeting. >> yeah. all the criticism about the president wanted this summit so badly he was going to make sweeping concessions, actually what we learned through the negotiating tactics is that kim needs the meeting more. he's the one that seemed to come back. >> i look forward to the deal. >> yeah. it's going to be fascinating to watch this play out.
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the president was enjoying the back and forth today with the press as he often does, and as he was walking away he got asked about nafta, and here's what he said about that. >> all of these countries, including the european union, they charge five times what we charge for tariffs. i believe in the word reciprocal. you're going to charge five times, we're going to charge five times. that hasn't been done. no other president ever brought it up. it's going to be done now. >> this is fascinating. it got a lot of response from our partners. this from emanuel mccrawn, that meeting at the white house with, his response was frosty. in fact, he said economic nationalism leads to war. that is exactly what happened in the 1930s, and then this from our northern neighbor justin trudeau. watch. >> the idea that soldiers who
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fought together in world war ii, on the mountains of afghanistan, stood shoulder to shoulder in difficult places in the world, always there for each other, somehow this is insulting to them, the idea that somehow we are a national security threat to the united states is quite frankly insulting and unacceptable. >> guy, what do you think? >> the excuse that the trump administration is making is using this national security exception to justify the tariffs they're slapping on the canadians. look, this is a terrible, terrible idea. trade wars are bad for everyone involved. they are lose-lose propositions, as i've said on this show before, because it happens to be true. i hope people go home and watch milton free water, because he's so smart. we had such an amazing jobs report today. the economy is booming under trump policy -- >> but, guy, the market didn't even blink. >> the market is different than
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the broader economy. and when you cost american jobs through retaliation, because we're going to see retaliation, our allies have promised it, even if you want to grant that, let's say, china is a currency manipulator and a bad trade partner, we're in process of negotiating with the chinese, why would you target our allies in the eu and canada and mexico? >> president trump would say because these countries charge five times to us what we charge to bring their goods into our country. i think when you look at this, zach, and let me get your thoughts on this, what he's trying to do is push the ball a little bit, you know, just a little bit down the lane, if he gets a little bit back, that's a starting point. >> we started the segment talking about this may start a war. the war donald trump may need to worry about is within his own party. republicans are screaming about this, like paul ryan, kevin brady, senator alexander,
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senator toomey, coming out and saying this is a terrible idea. the reason is that these policies are going to hurt trump voters. we're talking about auto jobs, farm jobs, textile jobs. these are the people that are going to get hurt by the policies that donald trump is pushing through. >> so howie, what do you think? wise move or big mistake? >> what the washington establishment fails to understand, when he makes aggressive moves, even against his allies, it's his negotiating style. it's part of an opening bid. he did it in real estate. granted, it's harder to do it on the world stage. in the end, i predict he'll back off to some degree, he'll predict victory, there won't be a trade war, but meanwhile he's moving the ball because if you take a rough position, even with your friends, that gives you room to ultimately make a deal. >> it's an argument among family members. we'll see. thanks, you guys.
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>> when was the last time you talked to andrew mccabe? >> hmm. probably a month ago.
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>> what do you think of what happened to him? >> i'm conflicted. i think he's a great person and public servant. i feel pain for him and his family. at the same time, though, i think the inspector general's report, in that process, shows people -- i hope it shows peopln organization committed to the truth and accountability looks like. >> tonight james comey back on hot seat, because federal prosecutors are now interviewing the former fbi director today as part of the investigation into his former deputy andrew mccabe. they appear to be considering criminal charges against mccabe for misleading federal agents when he answered questions to them about whether or not he had leaked sensitive information three or four times to the media. here now byron york, chief political correspondent for the washington examiner and fox news contributor. the significance of the questions they're likely to asking james comey about this?
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>> well, it's kind of a he says/he says situation here. basically what it appears to be is andrew mccabe is saying to comey, i told you i was going to leak, i told you, you said it was okay. comey is saying, no, i didn't. what we don't know what evidence might support this one way or the other. we're waiting for this inspector general report, and waiting and waiting, thought it might have been released yesterday or today. it's not. now think it might be next week. >> the story is they're redacting in the committee, in the house committee, right? that looks like potentially next week. >> well, what had happened, i mean after this is released, the inspector general michael horowitz is going to testify in front of the senate judiciary committee, and the senate judiciary committee had scheduled a hearing for next tuesday, june 5th, because they thought it was going to come out. now they've had to reschedule that for june 11th because they think it will come out
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then, but it is clearly being held up by -- by redactions, by privacy concerns, and frankly by feet being dragged at various places in the bureaucracy. >> interesting. i guess when they're questioning james comey about whether or not andrew mccabe felt he had the okay from higher up to get the information out to the press, i would imagine this sound bite from james comey's testimony itself is going to come up. let's play it. >> i asked a friend of mine to share the content of the mobile home with the reporter. didn't do it myself for a variety of reasons, but i asked him to because i thought that might prompt the appointment of a special counsel. i was worried the media was camping at the end of my driveway at that point, and i was going out of town with my wife and i worried it was like feeding seagulls at the bunch. >> pretty hard to defend leaks when you've done that. that was comey saying at least one or more of these so-called
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comey memos, the seven memos that he wrote about his interactions about president trump, that he gave some of them to a friend, a columbia university law professor named daniel richmond for the express purpose of richmond leaking that to "the new york times." >> all right. kimberly strassmann wrote a piece today, and the stories get tangled, but the point of this is that the fbi -- the investigators have said that george pap donelies had. for months, we've been told that the fbi acted, because it was alarmed that he knew about the hacked democratic emails in may, before they came public in june,
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which everyone remembers. according to the stipter herself, that her revealed, mr. papadopoulos never talked about this, he was not talking specifically about emails, or thousands of emails that had been found. that's a big difference, isn't it? >> yeah. this is really fascinating. the scenario was that a man named downer, the top australian diplomat in london, had reached out to george papadopoulos, as papadopoulos a low-ranking sort of volunteer member of the trump foreign policy advisory team, reaches out, they meet, and, you know, the story is papadopoulos is drunk, he tells downer about the russians have all these emails from hillary clinton, they might drop them in the campaign. what's happened is, downer has returned to australia, and gave a long interview to the australian, the publication down there, and basically said, well,
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nobody was drunk, there was one drink consumed. it wasn't a drunk thing. he never talked -- he, papadopoulos -- didn't talk about emails. so this has really raised a bunch of questions about the story of how this investigation started. by the way, no person in official position has come out and just told this story. this was leaked to "the washington post," "the new york times" earlier, and now we're getting new information about what those leaks were about. >> yeah. i mean, if they lose the papadopoulos part of the story, that's problematic. i mean, you know, the underpinning kind of starts to fall out, because then you're left with the dossier, and potentially some concerns they had about carter page, right? >> yeah. the papadopoulos story basically was leaked as a way to knock down the dossier story. >> exactly. >> there were a lot of people writing, wow, did the fbi start this investigation because of the dossier, which hasn't been confirmed? and then the leak was, no, no, they did not. it was because of papadopoulos.
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>> yeah. i mean, you've done such brilliant reporting on all of this, byron. thanks for all your hard work. >> thank you, martha. >> all right. so coming up, the state department tells david bossy, don't worry, the freedom of information request that you put in, it will be ready in 45 to 65 years. seriously. plus, this evening this, sunday parkland seniors will graduate from stoneman douglas high school. meadow should be with them. her father joins us next. >> being here feels like she's here with me. so when i'm leaving-leaving, i'm going to feel there's no way i can go back to where we were together that last time. ron! something's going on at schwab. oh really? thank you clients? well jd power did just rank them highest in investor satisfaction with full service brokerage firms...again. and online equity trades are only $4.95...
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and talked to two young women who lost their best friend, meadow pollack. >> february 14th, i was on the opposite side of the school. i was in my law class, and we were actually studying a case like this, all this stuff. the fire alarm went off. we actually evacuated the school. >> i was in math class. i ran outside the building. they told us to keep on going straight out of, to go toward the street. >> i texted my mom. i look back at it, "i think something is wrong, fire alarm," and it gets worse and worse and worse. it was so unreal. >> a frantic seen outside of a florida high school right now. a major police response outside stoneman douglas high in the town of parkland. >> it's a bad dream you want to wake up from. >> i heard loud gunshots, but i thought it was a drill. like no one ever thought this
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would happen at douglas. >> i had to go and talk to the fbi. i was on with the phone with my mom trying to find meadow, and he was right behind me. >> stoneman douglas high school has been under lockdown after reports of an active shooter situation. >> i actually wasn't getting meadow to answer my calls. i was freaking out. she wasn't answering. i knew meadow. she's one of the strongest people i know, that nothing would ever happen to her. i tracked her phone, and it was at douglas. i expected the worst. i called every single person i knew. the only person i didn't hear from was meadow. >> she will always be the strongest person i know. there was no way she'd go without a fight. >> inside a florida high school as an expelled former student unleashed a killing spree. at least 21 17 people are dead. >> i don't know how to move
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forward from it. meadow would say, carly, keep going, keep going, don't give up. >> seeing the people, even people i didn't like, in the same situation as me, having to sit there and do all of that, i looked at them and we hugged. there was no hate anymore. there was nothing. we cried together, sat there together. it showed me, wow, we're finally coming together. it's so sad it to be over this, but it's helped us out, all of this a lot. >> we're here for each other. >> graduation will be the hardest. prom was hard, but graduation was meadow's thing, walking that stage. i will be putting on my cap, like a picture of her, to make she's walking that stage with her, because this is her big day. it's both our big days. she will be there with us. >> i'm doing my cap with meadow,
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with a picture of her, and so when i look up i see you. we actually have a tattoo together that me and carly got together. we swore we'd never get a tattoo. it's on our left ankle so he can walk the stage with us. >> nothing will be normal, but everyone being together as a team is completely needed. everyone needs to be together if we don't have each other, we'll never get through this, never fix it. >> really happy with how the school has come together, been there for each other when we need each other the most. >> there's no stopping. life keeps going on. live it for her. >> i'm joined by meadow pollack's dad, andrew pollack. i'm so emotional watching your daughter's friends, i can only imagine what it's like for you, andrew. >> i can't tell you how angry
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and upset i am today. i'm having a rough day with this graduation that's going to go on tomorrow. i wasn't prepared to hear all that stuff about my daughter. i'm angry with all this incompetence that my daughter's not getting her diploma tomorrow. it's my son that has to get it on that stage. so it's tough. >> i can imagine. you know, we all just give you so much credit for how strong you've been. obviously it's going to be a very hard day. you listened to her friends, who i'm sure -- >> they're great kids. >> really great kids. everybody is proud of them. your daughter should be on that stage. >> yeah. >> the story that i mentioned on the way in here, about the paramedics, you know, i talked to governor rick scott yesterday, or the day before, about what's being done in florida to make sure this never happens again. there's legislation that you worked very hard to pass, but, you know, you have to ask
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yourself, what happened at the broward sheriff's office when they're not letting the paramedics in, and now we know that that guy was out of the building some time before that, right? >> yeah. well, they couldn't let them in because they thought that -- you know, the one deputy that worked at the school didn't go in. so he hid behind the wall, and they thought that there still was an active shooter in there because he was still hiding behind the wall, the deputy that was at the building at the time. so, you know, the paramedics, they had their work cut out for them that day because the sheriff at the school didn't do his job. and a lot of other people didn't do their jobs either, martha. they have monitors at that school. an article came out today about a monitor that works at that school that didn't do his job either. he saw a gentleman, walk out of a car, on to the school grounds, with a rifle bag, and didn't call a code red or call the police.
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he didn't call the police after he heard gunshots. just another level of incompetence at that school. that gentleman still works at the school, and has his job. >> you're kidding? >> it was upsetting seeing that article. yeah. he's still at the school. no accountability for not calling the police. just getting on a radio. after hearing gunshots. if you read the article that came out today, it is unreal, and it's upsetting. >> wow. unreal. >> every day there's another article coming out. there's a video game. then there's a video on the phone. so, you know, all the families, every day they're reliving something new. this weekend it happens to be graduation. >> so sorry. you know, there was a moment at the white house, i know you went to that first gathering right after the shooting, and you were so strong, standing there with your sons, talking to president trump. here's what happened at the white house press briefing this week. >> mental health is more about
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the fact that we could get shot at school. specifically can you tell me what the administration has done and will do to prevent these senseless tragedies? >> i think that as a kid, and certainly as a parent, there is nothing that could be more terrifying for a kid to go to school and not feel safe. i'm sorry that you feel that way. this administration takes it seriously. and the school safety commission that the president convened is meeting this week. >> you can hear her get emotional when she responded to that little child. i'm just curious what you think about how the white house is doing on what you were promised so far? >> well, i can tell you this, the president did listen, and he put a commission together. but talk is cheap right now in this country. i'm tired of hearing talk. i'm tired of roundtables. we need metal detectors and armed guards at the school. it doesn't take a rocket scientist to figure out that any kid could walk into a school any day of the week with a weapon, a
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knife, a hatchet, a gun how are our kids safe without metal detectors and single entry points? so that's what we need, martha. i laid it out on my plan, americansforclass.org. >> we urge everybody to go there. we want to continue to be helpful in any way we can. andrew, thank you. we'll be thinking you about this weekend. >> thank you, martha. hi.i just wanted to tell you that chevy won a j.d.power
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650 days in 2017, which would put you deep into another year. so when david bossey, president of citizens united, filed a foia request, here's what he got in return. state department says it will take 45 to 65 years to get me the info on its role in the 2016 election. so what is the rush? here no45-65 years. in other words, don't call us. we'll call you. >> got to give them credit for honesty. i worked in the state department for four years, and i can tell you there's no one, maybe second to david bossie, there's no one more appalled at that. one is, it takes a lot of manpower away from other things.
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i think that's what rex tillerson found last year. it's been 15 months under the republican secretary of state. they're realizing this is a bureaucratic issue, not a political issue. >> a bureaucratic issue, that it's going to take 45-65 years? i would say that's bureaucratic paralysis. >> well, that's your government unfortunately. it's possible that our federal government is large and slow and inept, but not necessarily evil. you know, the problem is also the reason that david had to take his stuff to court is because if you send something now, if you send in a foia request, you're number 11,001. when he goes to the court, it's to move him to the front of the line. some of the foia requests are crazy. you can go online and see every single one of them. >> it's crazy that an american citizen basically has to go to court. if you want your foia request to
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get heard from the bureaucratic institutions that you pay for, you pay for the salaries, for the building, the heat, the lights, but you also have to pay for a lawyer if you want to get this information out of the institution that's supposed to serve you, tammy. >> yeah. it's one thing if it really was a backlog. i know it's a lot of materials and requests, but recall back in 2016 when hillary sent in all of the printedout emails and the argument was from the state department, we've got to look through all of these, it will take years before we get them to you. yes. then they went to court, and a judge ordered them to do it immediately, and to release them in batches. strangely they were able to move it with the manpower they had. it was clearly a priority. they weren't putting it at the back of the line. it was a serious request. so when a court does intervene, suddenly there's some magical framework. this is about a government. i think we can all agree that
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isn't interested in being transparent, no matter who the president is. so this is the argument about what the swamp is, what the priorities are. i remember when barack obama ran in 2008, a big issue was transparency and about being responsive to the citizens. americans care about that across the board, and this is -- you're right, it's 45-65 years it's like poking you in the eye with a finger. they mean to mock us with these requests. >> i just want to point out what he was asking for, because i think it's relevant for the story. they're asking pricing of three to four months, victoria nuland in the obama administration, asking for three or four months of her emails. shouldn't be that hard to find that. they want to know if they reached out to christopher steel, was there a business relationship between the obama organization and the folks doing the research on hillary clinton's campaign. shouldn't be that hard to find a
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few months' of emails. >> that was only submitted six months ago. i don't have reach into the state department. there's nothing holding these up except for it's taking a long time. david bossy can't filed something on october 1st and it suddenly can't go to number one in line. again, when they go to court, they go to skip the line. i'm fine with that, because i've seen the line and -- >> he's not caring about the delay. it's about 45 to 65 years. that's half a century. >> i'm not defending that. >> don't you think it's a deliberate insult, telling you to go take a hike? >> it's not a deliberate insult. >> come to dmv, we'll have your license ready in 45-65 years. wouldn't you take it personally? >> you know what, the dmv would tell you that, because they don't care, because they have their job whether you get it or not. >> that's how ridiculous this
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whole process is. >> it's inexcusablebly bad. no company would tell you that. >> someone has to read every single page. if i read tammy and said, do you want to get lunch, she said, sure, call me on my cell, someone has to sit there and black that out. >> depends if you have the staff to do it, like the government. >> it's amazing they can't do a search and find this stuff. >> you want them to drop a judicial watch request from two months earlier than this? this is all whack-a-mole. >> have a good weekend.
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coming up next, a controversial government practice that cost one man nearly $60,000. most of his lifesavings. this is unreal. his son is here to explain why the federal government took his cash and says it's now legally theirs, and won't give it back. you know what, it happens a lot.
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>> an american citizen robbed blind by our own federal government. the 64-year-old had more than $58,000, his entire lifesavings, confiscated by u.s. customs at the cleveland airport. it was the result of a controversial practice called civil asset forfeiture. he still doesn't have the money back, despite never being charged with any crime. chase gallagher is live in our west coast newsroom to explain. hi, trace. >> when the government takes your money, and property, you don't have to be convicted of a crime, or even charged with a
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crime, you simply have to be suspected of wrongdoing. for example, in this case u.s. customs and border protection believes he was involved in either smuggling, drug trafficking, or money laundering, though they've offered no evidence to support the allegations. the agency released a statement saying when he made his way through airport security in cleveland, quoting, tsa agencies discovered artfully concealed u.s. currency. he provided inconsistent statements regarding the currency, had no verifiable source of income, and possessed evidence of structuring activity, were you make deposits and withdrawals of less than $10,000 to avoid the banks from notifying the department of treasury. the family says there was no artful deception. the money was wrapped in paper, placed in his carry-on, and that any inconsistent statements were because of his poor english. kazazi is a retired police officer from albania. he and his family came to the
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u.s. in 2005 through the visa lottery program and became u.s. citizens in 2010. last fall, kazazi planned a trip back to his home country to visit family and potentially buy a vacation home. he claims he took the $58,000 in cash because he does not trust the albanian banking system. when he got to the airport in cleveland, kazazi says was not only was his money confiscated, he was subjected to a humiliating strip search, but under asset forfeiture laws it's incumbent on mr. kazazi to prove he's not up to something nefarious, which is why he's filed a lawsuit to get back his 58 grand. >> trace, thank you very much. joining us erroll kazazi. what was your dad doing with his entire lifesavings? >> he was planning on taking
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care of our former home which needed repairs, and they were planning on a vacation home where they could retire. >> he's bringing all his money over, got it wrapped in paper in the bag. they say that it was concealed in an odd way, that they suspected that he might be guilty of some kind of smuggling or drug trafficking or money laundering. has he ever been involved with any crimes of those activities ever? >> absolutely not. those accusations are completely baseless. the fact that they even had to list four of them without being clear on one they're trying to state kind of makes this all even more confusing. there's no evidence, because none of that ever happened. >> so what happened when he was talking to them? they say he gave inconsistent statements, and that was what sort of opened the door for them to confiscate his money, and as
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you heard trace gallagher say they've taken $2 billion that way ream. >> i think what happened with them making the claims for inconsistent statements was them not being able to understand his poor english. if they had bothered to contact a translator, even a family member, they could have tried reaching out to me or my mother, so we could translate for him, they wouldn't have had those issues. >> did he request a translator? >> yes. he did several times. >> unbelievable that he was denied. what is your family doing now? what's your legal recourse? >> we filed a motion for a return of property. since they missed the deadlines we're expecting the money back, but we haven't heard anything back. they took the money in 2017, and it's been a painful process to
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deal with since then. >> how frustrating has it been trying to deal with the government, trying to tell them your story, and trying to make a case? >> we tried to reaching out to them in the beginning, and the only options they gave us that you would receive a letter that would list four options, whether you choose to abandon the money, make an offer in compromise, where you let them keep part of it, you could go through and administer a petition, which is the process they do to negotiate with them, or request court action. >> what's the impact on your family of the loss of this money? >> it's devastating. he had homes to make repairs in albania, utilities and bills to pay over there. he wanted to look at a few homes on the adrianic coast and decide what to do for retirement.
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>> when do you expect to hear the next step on this? >> i'm hoping very soon. they have to return the money at this point. we've done nothing wrong. >> quite a story. thank you very much for telling it to us. let us know. keep us updated, if you would. >> yes. thank you. >> you bet. all right. a quick break, quote of the night, coming up next.
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>> tonight's quote of the night from helen keller, who died on this day in 1968. despite becoming blind and deaf as a young child, she went on to become an author, an activist, an educator, once writing, quote, life is either a daring
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adventure or nothing. wasn't it quite an adventure for helen keller? we'll see you back here monday night at 7:00. have a great weekend, everybody. trevor carlson is up next. >> welcome. if you've been paying attention to the news recently, many of the big stories revolve around questions of race. increasingly in this country race is the headline. just this week roseanne barr and her show canceled on abc after tweeting an attack on valerie jarrett that many described as racist. starbucks, the coffee retailer, closed more than 8,000 retail stores in order to educate white employees about their unconscious racism. meanwhile a bar in portland, hosted a reparation hour, where nonwhite

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