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Will Michael Flynn be charged with a crime by Veteran's day?
The ongoing investigation into the potential role of Russia in the 2016 US Presidential Election has continued to heat up, with appointment by deputy Attorney General Rosenstein of former FBI director Robert Mueller.
Michael Flynn was Trump's national security advisor for about three weeks starting Jan 20, 2017. Per Wikipedia:
Flynn was forced to resign as Trump's National Security Advisor after information surfaced that he had lied to Vice President Mike Pence about the nature and content of his communications with the Russian ambassador to the U.S., Sergey Kislyak. Flynn's tenure of just 24 days was the shortest in the history of the office. On April 27, 2017, the Pentagon inspector general announced an investigation into whether Flynn had accepted money from foreign governments without the required approval. Flynn initially refused to hand over subpoenaed documents to the Senate Intelligence Committee, pleading the Fifth Amendment against self-incrimination, but a compromise with the committee was worked out
Flynn appears to be a subject of Mueller's investigation. As of August, the NYT reports that
Investigators working for the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, recently asked the White House for documents related to the former national security adviser Michael T. Flynn, and have questioned witnesses about whether he was secretly paid by the Turkish government during the final months of the presidential campaign, according to people close to the investigation.
Will Michael Flynn be charged with any crime by November 11, 2017?
Resolution is positive if credible media report indicates that Flynn has been formally charged prior to Nov. 11.
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