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Michael Flynn hires conservative lawyer and commentator critical of Mueller investigation

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WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser Michael Flynn has retained conservative lawyer and commentator Sidney Powell as his new counsel as he awaits sentencing for lying to the FBI about his Russian contacts in special counsel Robert ...

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Judge accepts US prosecutors’ withholding of Flynn-Kislyak call transcripts on public docket

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WASHINGTON – A federal judge on Tuesday accepted a decision by U.S. prosecutors not to comply with his demand to make public transcripts of recorded conversations between Michael Flynn and Russia’s ambassador to the United States in December 2016. In ...

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Jurist dashes Trump allies’ hopes with lecture on rule of law

WASHINGTON – For a full eight minutes, U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan read aloud an inventory of Michael Flynn’s lies – describing his “disgust” that President Donald Trump’s national security adviser sought to deceive FBI agents while “on the premises ...

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Michael Flynn hoped cooperating would keep him out of prison. Here’s why he may face five years.

WASHINGTON – After months of cooperation and more than a dozen meetings, special counsel Robert Mueller argued this month that Michael Flynn should receive no prison time for his substantial assistance in the Russia investigation. A veteran judge saw things ...

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Federal judge seeks documents related to Flynn’s January 2017 interview with FBI agents

WASHINGTON – A federal judge on Wednesday ordered both former national security adviser Michael Flynn and the special counsel to turn over additional investigative records describing his January 2017 interview with FBI agents – a conversation in which Flynn later ...

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Mueller urges no prison time for Flynn after ‘substantial’ aid

Outgoing FBI director Robert Mueller speaks during an interview at FBI headquarters on Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, in Washington. The nature of terrorism has changed in Robert Mueller’s dozen years as FBI director, but his concerns for the future are much the same as when terrorists struck on Sept. 11, 2001, merely a week after he’d taken over the bureau. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

WASHINGTON – Special counsel Robert Mueller III on Tuesday recommended that former national security adviser Michael Flynn serve no prison time, citing his “substantial assistance” with several ongoing investigations, according to a new court filing. Flynn was forced out of ...

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Inside the day that led to Michael Flynn’s guilty plea

Donald Trump at Mar-a-Lago on Dec. 28, the day before the Obama administration announced new sanctions against Russia. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Ricky Carioti

On the day that set in motion former national security adviser Michael Flynn’s guilty plea and cooperation with the special counsel, President-elect Donald Trump was ensconced at his Mar-a-Lago resort, contending with the latest news from the Obama White House. ...

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AP source: Kushner questioned by Mueller’s team about Flynn

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner has been questioned by special counsel Robert Mueller’s team of investigators about former national security adviser Michael Flynn, a person familiar with the investigation confirmed to The Associated Press. The person ...

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