Ex-Trump Aide Michael Flynn Seeks to Withdraw Guilty Plea

Former Trump administration national security adviser Michael Flynn filed court papers to withdraw his guilty plea, saying federal prosecutors had acted in “bad faith" and broken their end of the bargain when they sought prison time for him.

  • Published 15 January 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Trump administration national security adviser Michael Flynn filed court papers to withdraw his guilty plea, saying federal prosecutors had acted in “bad faith" and broken their end of the bargain when they sought prison time for him. The request came one week after the Justice Department changed its position on Flynn's punishment by recommending he serve up to six months behind bars for lying to the FBI during its investigation into… Read at AP News