U.S. President Donald Trump pardons former national security adviser Michael Flynn

U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday pardoned his former national security adviser Michael Flynn, who had pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI during the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. Trump’s pardon, which could be the first of several after he lost the 2020 presidential election to Democrat Joe Biden, drew… Read More U.S. President Donald Trump pardons former national security adviser Michael Flynn

U.S. appeals court denies bid to halt criminal case against former national security adviser Michael Flynn

A U.S. appeals court on Monday denied a bid by Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, to immediately end the criminal case against him for lying to the FBI about his talks with a Russian official before Trump took office in 2017. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia… Read More U.S. appeals court denies bid to halt criminal case against former national security adviser Michael Flynn

U.S. appeals court to rehear case against former national security adviser Michael Flynn

A U.S. appeals court on Thursday agreed to rehear arguments over whether the judge assigned to the criminal case against Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, must grant a request to dismiss it. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit said it would hold an oral argument in… Read More U.S. appeals court to rehear case against former national security adviser Michael Flynn

U.S. appeals court orders dismissal of criminal case against former national security adviser Michael Flynn

A U.S. appeals court on Wednesday directed a federal judge to drop a criminal case against President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser Michael Flynn for lying to the FBI, handing a victory to the Justice Department in another twist to the politically charged case. In a 2-1 decision, a panel of the U.S. Court… Read More U.S. appeals court orders dismissal of criminal case against former national security adviser Michael Flynn

Former U.S. national security adviser Michael Flynn pleads guilty to lying to FBI about Russian contacts

Former U.S. national security adviser Michael Flynn pleaded guilty on Friday to lying to the FBI about contacts with Russia and agreed to cooperate with prosecutors delving deeper into the actions of President Donald Trump’s inner circle before he took office in January. Flynn became the first member of Trump’s administration to plead guilty to… Read More Former U.S. national security adviser Michael Flynn pleads guilty to lying to FBI about Russian contacts