President Trump's rage over the first indictments in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe provoked speculation that he might seek to abort the investigation by firing Mueller or pardoning defendant Paul Manafort and others as a way of choking off the probe. When a reporter asked if the president would pardon Manafort, Trump said, "Thank you," ignoring the question entirely. Can serial pardons be a basis for impeachment? Want to read more? Please subscribe to The Crime Report!