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Ex-FBI Informant Smirnov, Indicted over Biden Bribery Allegations, to Sit in Jail While Awaiting Trial

Posted on AllSides February 27th, 2024
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A federal judge ordered jail time Monday for the ex-FBI informant indicted for allegedly making false statements accusing Joe and Hunter Biden of taking bribes.

U.S. District Judge Otis Wright ruled that Alexander Smirnov, a former FBI confidential human source, is to be held in jail while awaiting trial on charges stemming from allegations he made to the FBI that Joe and Hunter Biden took $10 million worth of bribes from Ukrainian oligarch Mykola Zlochevsky, the founder of Ukrainian energy firm Burisma Holdings.

“I have not changed my mind,” Wright...

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