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FBI lawyer pleads GUILTY to altering email evidence in Trump spying scandal

1 month ago   |   By RT

Former FBI lawyer Kevin Clinesmith, an important player in the ‘Russiagate' investigation into President Donald Trump, is the first person to plead guilty in US attorney John Durham's probe of what's been dubbed ‘Spygate.'
Clinesmith was a member of the FBI General Counsel's Office assigned to work on the Crossfire Hurricane probe - the name given to the investigation of claims into Trump's ties with Russia during the 2016 election. His attorney, Justin Shur, told the AP news agency on Friday that Clinesmith intends to plead guilty to one count of making a false statement.
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Barr's Investigation of Russia Probe Getting First Guilty Plea

Barr's Investigation of Russia Probe Getting First Guilty Plea

1 month ago   |   By Newser

A former FBI lawyer will plead guilty to making a false statement in the first criminal case arising from US Attorney John Durham's investigation into the probe of ties between Russia and the 2016 Trump campaign. Kevin Clinesmith will plead guilty to one count of making a false statement related...
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Ex-FBI lawyer to plead guilty in deal with prosecutors reviewing Russia probe

Ex-FBI lawyer to plead guilty in deal with prosecutors reviewing Russia probe

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

WASHINGTON A former FBI attorney plans on pleading guilty to making a false statement in the first legal salvo fired by a federal prosecutor investigating the origins of the U.S. probe into Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential campaign.
The felony charge, filed Friday in Washington's federal court, is part of a plea deal between the prosecutor, John Durham, and Kevin Clinesmith, 38, an attorney who used to work in the FBI's office of general counsel.
Under the deal, Clinesmith will admit that he altered the meaning of an email that agents relied upon in seeking to renew...
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Ex-FBI lawyer to plead guilty in Trump-Russia probe review

Ex-FBI lawyer to plead guilty in Trump-Russia probe review

1 month ago   |   By KOAT

A former FBI lawyer will plead guilty to making a false statement in the first criminal case arising from U.S. Attorney John Durham's investigation into the probe of ties between Russia and the 2016 Trump campaign.
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