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Judge Makes Michael Flynn Plead Guilty Again

Judge Sullivan knocked down the "Flynn was ambushed" nonsense by making Flynn plead guilty again in court.
Judge Makes Michael Flynn Plead Guilty Again
Image from: Michael Flynn (Photo: Defense Intelligence Agency)

Former National Security Adviser and Trump surrogate Michael Flynn on Tuesday admitted guilt for a second time at a sentencing hearing in federal court.

According to CBS correspondent Steven Portnoy, Judge Emmet Sullivan effectively forced Flynn to re-plea after his attorneys and President Donald Trump suggested that the former national security adviser had been entrapped by federal investigators.

Read Portnoy’s tweets below.

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