The Trump-Russia Probe's Special Counsel Has Charged A Lawyer With Lying To The FBI

Posted on AllSides September 17th, 2021
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Department of Justice via AP

A Washington attorney who specializes in cybersecurity issues has been indicted for allegedly lying to the FBI ahead of the 2016 election in a conversation about possible ties between Donald Trump and Russia.

Michael Sussmann, a former federal prosecutor who had worked at a law firm with longstanding links to the Democratic Party, is the second individual to be charged in special counsel John Durham's investigation into the origins of the FBI's Trump-Russia probe.

Sussmann is facing a single false statements count in connection with a conversation he had with...

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