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

1 month ago   |   By KSBW

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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Former FBI lawyer to plead guilty as part of Russia probe -New York Times

Former FBI lawyer to plead guilty as part of Russia probe -New York Times

1 month ago   |   By National Post

WASHINGTON - A former FBI lawyer will plead guilty to falsifying a document as part of a federal probe into the origins of the Russia investigation, but there is no evidence showing a broader conspiracy to undermine the candidacy of U.S. President Donald Trump, the New York Times reported on Friday.
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FBI attorney to plead guilty for altering email in Russia probe

FBI attorney to plead guilty for altering email in Russia probe

1 month ago   |   By Politico

A former FBI attorney is preparing to plead guilty to altering an email used to obtain a surveillance warrant on former Trump campaign aide Carter Page.
The attorney, Kevin Clinesmith, will plead to a single felony count of making a false statement, though his lawyer said it was not his intent to mislead the court that approved the original warrant in 2016 and renewed it three times in 2017.
“Kevin deeply regrets having altered the email. It was never his intent to mislead the court or his colleagues as he believed the information he relayed was accurate,” Clinesmith's lawyer Justin Shur...
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Ex-FBI Lawyer Pleads Guilty In Case Linked To Alleged Abuse Of Surveillance Power

Ex-FBI Lawyer Pleads Guilty In Case Linked To Alleged Abuse Of Surveillance Power

1 month ago   |   By NPR

A former bureau attorney is alleged to have doctored evidence to enable the surveillance of an ex-junior foreign policy aide to Donald Trump's presidential campaign.
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Ex-FBI lawyer to plead guilty in Durham look at Russia probe

1 month ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - A former FBI lawyer plans to 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.
Kevin Clinesmith is being charged in federal court in Washington and is expected to plead guilty to one count of making a false statement, his attorney Justin Shur told The Associated Press.
The case against Clinesmith is likely to be cheered by President Donald Trump and his supporters as they look to the Durham investigation to lift Trump's wobbly reelection...
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