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US drops criminal case against ex-Trump adviser Michael Flynn

May 08, 2020 11:39 am

The surprise move to drop criminal charges against Trump's former national security adviser was slammed by Democrats. Flynn's case played a major role in the probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.

USA: Justice Dept dropping Michael Flynn's criminal case

May 08, 2020 1:16 am

The move comes even though prosecutors for the last three years had maintained that Flynn had lied to the FBI about his conversations with the Russian ambassador in a January 2017 interview.

Ex-Trump aide Michael Flynn seeks to withdraw guilty plea

January 15, 2020 11:22 am

Flynn, a retired Army lieutenant general and former head of the Defense Intelligence Agency whose case marked a striking downfall, has already pleaded guilty twice to lying to the FBI about conversations with the Russian ambassador to the United States during the presidential transition in late 2016.

Flynn due in court as lawyers mount attack on Mueller probe

September 10, 2019 10:11 am

Flynn was supposed to be sentenced last December for lying to the FBI about his December 2016 conversations with the Russian ambassador to the United States.

Trial begins with high stakes for US-Turkey ties, ex-Trump adviser Flynn

July 16, 2019 9:57 am

Flynn, a retired US Army lieutenant general whose brief tenure in 2017 as part of President Donald Trump's inner circle is still causing legal aftershocks, is not charged as a co-conspirator with Rafiekian.

A portrait of the White House and its culture of chaos

April 19, 2019 12:41 pm

It has not been the end of his presidency, but it has come to consume it. Although the resulting two-year investigation ended without charges against Trump, Mueller’s report painted a damning portrait of a White House dominated by a president desperate to thwart the inquiry only to be restrained by aides equally desperate to thwart his orders.

Mueller says former Trump adviser Flynn's cooperation 'otherwise complete'

March 13, 2019 8:00 am

The disclosure came in a joint court filing between Flynn's lawyers and Special Counsel Robert Mueller's office in which they asked for another delay in Flynn's sentencing, citing his ongoing cooperation with the other federal investigation.

Explained: The Times' investigation into Donald Trump's war on inquiries around him

February 20, 2019 10:57 pm

Here are some takeaways from The Times report about pressure inside the Trump administration to protect the president from those inquiries.

Four takeaways after judge lambasts Michael Flynn, postpones sentencing

December 19, 2018 8:53 am

When a federal judge lambasted Flynn and raised the prospect of prison, Flynn decided to postpone the hearing and keep cooperating to get as much credit as he can.

Judge postpones sentencing of Michael Flynn after harshly rebuking him

December 19, 2018 7:43 am

At Flynn’s sentencing hearing in US District Court in Washington, Judge Emmet G. Sullivan called Flynn’s crimes “a very serious offense” and said he was not hiding his “disgust” at what Flynn had done.