Judge throws out guilty verdict against Michael Flynn's lobbying partner Bijan Kian

CNN Politics 1 month ago

A federal judge on Tuesday threw out a jury's guilty verdict against Michael Flynn's lobbying partner Bijan Kian, citing insufficient evidence.

Kian was convicted this summer of illegally acting as a foreign agent and conspiring to hide his work from the Justice Department -- fallout from pro-Turkey lobbying he did with Flynn in 2016.

This story is breaking and will be updated.


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