President Donald Trump’s first nationwide safety adviser is asking for probation and neighborhood service in his false statements case stemming from the particular counsel’s Russia investigation.
Michael Flynn is making the request in court docket papers filed Tuesday forward of his sentencing subsequent week.
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Prosecutors have additionally agreed that the retired Military lieutenant normal ought to spend no time behind bars. They describe him as a mannequin co-operator who has offered substantial help within the investigation into whether or not Trump associates co-ordinated with Russian election interference.
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Flynn pleaded responsible final 12 months to mendacity to federal investigators concerning the contents of his conversations with Sergey Kislyak, then Russia’s ambassador to the U.S. Flynn was pressured to resign from his nationwide safety publish in February 2017.