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“We got to a point — not based on a legal issue but based on a trust issue — where the level of trust between the president and General Flynn had eroded to the point where he felt he had to make a change,” Spicer said.
Flynn’s sudden departure came after reports that he had discussed US sanctions against Russia with Kislyak, despite his claims to the contrary.
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about Flynn raise questions about whether Flynn violated a law known as the Logan Act.
It’s a law that no one has ever been found guilty of violating, despite being on the books since 1798, according to The Washington Post, which added, “It seems its main purpose these past 200 years has been as a political weapon for the opposition party to cast doubt on the other party’s foreign policies.” The key here seems to be the belief that Flynn misled Vice President Mike Pence about what was in conversations that were recorded.
Michael Flynn, who was fired as national security adviser, retroactively registered as a foreign agent after he was paid 0,000 for lobbying work during the presidential campaign that may have benefited the Turkish government, according to a report Thursday.
The former Army general filed paperwork on Tuesday with the Department of Justice revealing he worked for a Turkish company from August to November while he was an adviser to Donald Trump, the Associated Press reported.
The reports alleged that Flynn spoke about sanctions with the Russian ambassador before Trump took office and the day before the Obama Administration announced them. Calls for Flynn’s resignation came immediately after those reports.
Any citizen of the United States, wherever he may be, who, without authority of the United States, directly or indirectly commences or carries on any correspondence or intercourse with any foreign government or any officer or agent thereof, with intent to influence the measures or conduct of any foreign government or of any officer or agent thereof, in relation to any disputes or controversies with the United States, or to defeat the measures of the United States, shall be fined under this title or imprisoned not more than three years, or both.
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