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Old 17th September 2021, 01:36 AM   #1
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Durham Investigation Nets Big Win

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/...i-trump-russia

Michael Sussmann is second person to be indicted in William Barr-ordered investigation of the investigators

An attorney who represented Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign was indicted on Thursday for lying to the FBI.

The development was part of special counsel John Durham’s ongoing examination of the origins of the FBI’s investigation into ties between Russia and former US president Donald Trump’s election campaign.

Michael Sussmann, a partner with Perkins Coie who also represented the Democratic National Committee in connection with Russia’s hack of the organization, is accused of making false statements during a 19 September 2016, meeting with the then FBI general counsel, James Baker.



After a year of investigations, how thrilled Trump's rube herd must be after being promised the imminent arrest of Hillary Clinton, Peter Strzok, Andrew Weissmann, James Comey, Sally Yates, Rod Rosenstein, John Brennan, James Clapper, and Susan Rice!

Two guys who no one has ever heard of. Woo hoo!
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Old 17th September 2021, 01:39 AM   #2
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Of course, for failing to indict Hillary Clinton, James Comey, et al. John Durham is now officially inducted into the D33P STAIT.

He gets a smoking jacket, two coupons for Comet Pizza, a copy of Barack Obama's Kenyan birth certificate, and a time share for the Jewish space laser.


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Old 17th September 2021, 05:13 AM   #3
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Indictment means nothing
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Old 17th September 2021, 05:37 AM   #4
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This is unlikely to stand. The accusation seems to be that Sussmann handed the FBI material and Durham claims he did so on behalf of the Clinton campaign.
But if he was primarily working for Clinton, he would have given the evidence to reporters.
Durham is looking for a cushy job in some right wing think tank.
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Old 17th September 2021, 06:53 AM   #5
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Originally Posted by G6000 View Post
Of course, for failing to indict Hillary Clinton, James Comey, et al. John Durham is now officially inducted into the D33P STAIT.

He gets a smoking jacket, two coupons for Comet Pizza, a copy of Barack Obama's Kenyan birth certificate, and a time share for the Jewish space laser.


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This Leaves me Still wondering why it Was Russian Television Moscow that Contacted me in 2008, if the target of the Mueller Probe, Jerome Corsi had no connections with Russia?
They induced me to save Corsi from his own 9/11 Lies.
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Old 17th September 2021, 11:01 AM   #6
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This is the indictment against Sussman. There is only one count:

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On or about September 19, 2016, within the District of Columbia, MICHAEL A. SUSSMAN, the defendant, did willfully and knowingly make a materially false, fictitious, and fraudulent statement or representation in a matter before the jurisdiction of the exectutive branch of the Governmnet, to wit, on or about September 16, 2016, the defendant stated to the General Counsel of the FBI that he was not acting on behalf of any client in conveying particular allegations concerining a Presidential candidate, when in truth, and in fact, and as the defendant well knew, he was acting on behalf of specific clients, namely Tech Executive-1 and the Clinton Campaign.

(In violation of Title 18, USA Code Section 1001(a)(2))
Sussman was an idiot for lying to the FBI about whom he was working for. It was a stupid move and he's going to have to pay the price for it.
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Old 17th September 2021, 11:05 AM   #7
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Originally Posted by Stacyhs View Post
This is the indictment against Sussman. There is only one count:



Sussman was an idiot for lying to the FBI about whom he was working for. It was a stupid move and he's going to have to pay the price for it.

No, he'll be fine. As we have been told ad-nauseam, lying to the FBI is merely a process crime and nothing to be punished over.
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Originally Posted by Stacyhs View Post
This is the indictment against Sussman. There is only one count:



Sussman was an idiot for lying to the FBI about whom he was working for. It was a stupid move and he's going to have to pay the price for it.
he never said that he wasn't working for the Clinton Campaign.
He said he wasn't acting for them, i.e. had not been given instructions by the head of the campaign to deliver evidence to the FBI.
Unless the Feds have a statement from the Campaign to the contrary, Durham has nothing.
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Yeah, have fun with jury selection in Washington DC on this one.
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