Justice Department Asks Judge To Drop Michael Flynn Prosecution | MSNBC

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In a motion just now filed, the Justice Department asked the judge to drop the prosecution of Michael Flynn. Aired on 05/07/2020.
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Justice Department Asks Judge To Drop Michael Flynn Prosecution | MSNBC

103 Comments on "Justice Department Asks Judge To Drop Michael Flynn Prosecution | MSNBC"

  1. john herring | May 7, 2020 at 3:38 PM | Reply

    The guy literally pleads guilty…..enter Bill Barr and it is no more….hmmmmmm

    • When your forced to plead guilty to stop the govt from destroying your children , then you plead guilty. Apparently you never researched the case. I spotted the frame job right off.

    • Ask the question< why were the charges against Flynn dropped? Everything is there to show you why the case was a frame job.

    • readhttps://theinsurgent.com/2020/05/08/doj-motion-to-drop-Flynn-case-is-troubling?yeah you need to down load to get whole thing, the FBI entrapped him, regardless of what other things he did, and that taints the case, hence charges dropped, same stuff happens in our world

    • Morons

    • Mike Perron | May 10, 2020 at 8:58 PM | Reply

      Withheld exculpatory evidence was forced out days before the exoneration. That should tell you something about the case FBI attempted to screw him with.

  2. Teresa Ayala | May 7, 2020 at 3:40 PM | Reply

    Im so sick of this administration with their corruptions. 45 & his corrupt self. Only thing us Americans cam do is VOTE Nov, ๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ˜Ž๐ŸŒŠ๐ŸŒŠ๐ŸŒŠ๐ŸŒŠ๐ŸŒŠ๐ŸŒŠ๐ŸŒŠ๐ŸŒŠ๐ŸŒŠ๐ŸŒŠ๐ŸŒŠ๐ŸŒŠ๐ŸŒŠ๐ŸŒŠ๐ŸŒŠ

    • P Williams | May 9, 2020 at 5:46 PM | Reply

      @Joy Hopkins #BYEDON2020 lol

    • P Williams | May 9, 2020 at 5:48 PM | Reply

      @Joy Hopkins ๐Ÿ™‚

    • Dagger Forlife | May 10, 2020 at 8:37 AM | Reply

      @Joy Hopkins hey dumb dumb ,Clumb isnt allowed in California hahah

    • Dagger Forlife | May 10, 2020 at 8:42 AM | Reply

      @Joy Hopkins hahaha Goohle news feeds are designed to keep you posted ,lol keep watching but dont forgey to learn how to swim because your gonna be drowning in your own Urine

    • Joy Hopkins | May 10, 2020 at 9:50 AM | Reply

      @Dagger Forlife Hey Hey Dumb Dumb he can go anywhere he wants.
      Your Govenor praises him… Can u stop voting Democrap..So California’s will stop Moving to Texas
      Austin is full!
      Most American’s want a wall around California..
      We want them out of Texas

  3. So much swamp and THE AG is complicit !!!!

  4. I hope all the Lawyers for Government working for Barr all quit.. He is not working for the US..

    • Look at this, another commentor who is completely and intentionally unaware of recent news.

    • OH look OBAMA DID THE SAME THING ” Holder said he took such dramatic action to reverse Stevens’ conviction in part due to prosecutors’ repeated failure to provide important and potentially exculpatory information to the defense team” LMFAO.. MAN you guys are ill informed ……

    • Mike Wilson | May 9, 2020 at 11:15 PM | Reply

      @Sean M Stevens was a Republican and certainly not an Obama lackey like Flynn, wasn’t he? So I guess it wasn’t the same thing, wasn’t it?

    • Mike Wilson | May 9, 2020 at 11:18 PM | Reply

      @Go For It ‘Cept when he said he lied to VP Pence and fired him.

    • Mike Wilson | May 9, 2020 at 11:19 PM | Reply

      @Dr ZenHammer Not to Flynn. He said he was guilty – twice.

  5. james rearden | May 7, 2020 at 3:41 PM | Reply

    Criminals are running the country….๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜

    • @Paul Trump owes China 150 millions in loans and he praises the Chinese at the beginning of this then claimed it would not amount to anything until it became impossible to deny it

    • @IWashMyOwnBrain no trump is abusing the Constitution and the cowards in the republican party are letting him trump been financed for years by the russians

    • Criminals have always been running the country. That is called democracy.

    • Carlton Wilson | May 10, 2020 at 7:09 PM | Reply

      @John Doe All forms of government are subject to corruption. Power corrupts, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. But you aren’t wrong. Our government is rife with criminality.

    • Nope , obumer is gone , Comey fired , McCabe fired etc etc . Your echo chamber bubble is about to implode .

  6. America is drowning in the swamp.

  7. Barr should be thrown in jail with the rest of them. What a corrupt administration

  8. Robert Syrett | May 7, 2020 at 3:47 PM | Reply

    Wow, something even sleezier than a pardon.

    • Robert Syrett | May 7, 2020 at 4:17 PM | Reply

      @Bryan Mayer explain your logic.

    • Patrick Kingfisher Kennedy | May 7, 2020 at 4:20 PM | Reply

      A pardon is an admission of guilt. Flynn will get off scot-free without suffering any punishment for a felony he pled guilty to last year.

    • Rand Kocher | May 7, 2020 at 4:27 PM | Reply

      These honorable people who were unAmericanly setup and railroaded by Obama will all soon be back in their gov and private positions!

    • Robert Syrett | May 7, 2020 at 4:49 PM | Reply

      @Rand Kocher So If I work for a foreign government and take payments from them and lie to the FBI about it, in violation of the law, would I also be honorable? Flynn says that is what he did. The honorable thing to do would be for him to take responsibility.

    • bugman5923 | May 7, 2020 at 9:22 PM | Reply

      Some will see a military tribunal.

  9. CRileyBroker 1 | May 7, 2020 at 3:47 PM | Reply

    Our democracy (USA) is completely broken. Bottom line.

  10. Soren Ingram | May 7, 2020 at 3:48 PM | Reply

    The full court press of
    Bill (the lowest) Barr
    on the Scales of Justice

  11. Norma Higuera-Trask | May 7, 2020 at 3:51 PM | Reply

    13th Trait of the Rise of Fascism: Rampant Cronyism and Corruption
    Fascist regimes almost always are governed by groups of friends and associates who appoint each other to government positions and use governmental power and authority to protect their friends from accountability.

    • โ€‹@Pontus Ekholm Ill address all your points.

      “but some people do have experience managing epidemics such as the Ebola epidemic during the Obama administration”

      Fine, and I am 100% sure they were utilize as they were not fired, they were moved/merged into other departments. Furthermore, why is a doctor qualified to manage an economy or supply chain during a global pandemic anymore than a non medical professor qualified to manage the supply/procurement/production side of a pandemic? Using your reasoning, there is no on qualified unless they have a degree in “manage global pandemics”. Sorry man, that’s not how it works. There are many pieces, simply because its a medical crisis doesn’t mean doctors have to manage every aspect of the crisis.

      “Iโ€™m going to make the claim that they are better tasked for this job than private equity analysts.”

      So, he was put in charge of a specific tasks, which I believe was tracking the utilization and distribution and supply of medical equipment. That’s it. Why is that a tasks for a person with a medical degree? Its not. It would be a WASTE of a doctors time. You act as if he was in charge of the entire operation, that is not true.

      “Those surpluses are the result of state initiatives. They solved the PPE problem as much as they could without federal help, itโ€™s only recently that the federal government started helping because they wasted time”

      Thats just false. The feds worked with the states and many state governors thanked them. You clearly didnt watch the covid daily briefings.

      “The US is still not performing well in a global perspective since other countries put people who know what they are doing in charge.”

      Compared to whom? Your generalized statement is meaningless to me and it wont get by me. Start naming some countries that killed it that are 330 million people in size, have a decentralized government, a constitution guaranteeing rights, etc. I am sure N. Korea crushed it. LOL.

      In the end, we managed to have surpluses of equipment, field hospitals that were never used, etc. So, while you can criticize Trump putting a family member on the team, the results speak for themselves.

      I will also add, manage a pandemic should NEVER be left to medical professionals. That is a recipe for DISASTER. They would say “lock everything down until there is a cure”, because they are ONLY concerned with the medical aspect of the crisis. Meanwhile, people starve, everyone is out work, suicide rates go up, there are riots, etc.

      If you take this administrations actions in the context that this is the ONLY pandemic every faced in over 100 Years, then their grade goes up. If you remove context and simply compare it with your idea of perfection, well, then your opinion is simply partisan.

    • inlikeflynn | May 8, 2020 at 11:22 PM | Reply

      @Pontus Ekholm yes. So my mistake, I retract that Hillary reference. The Treasonous Obama is your ‘Hero’. Good Enough. However, I’m not going to dignify anymore of your comments, BUT…the Great Mark Twain will:
      “In the beginning of a change, the patriot is a scarce man, and brave, and hated and scorned. When his cause succeeds, the timid join him, for then it costs nothing to be a patriot.”
      FYI, I was a staunch Liberal/Democrat AND believe it or not, a Muslim. No kidding. Until Trump happened on the scene, and the rest as they say is…#walkaway

    • Pontus Ekholm | May 8, 2020 at 11:40 PM | Reply

      inlikeflynn Obama is not my hero either. Heโ€™s just a guy whoโ€™s some bad things and some good things. Better fit for president than Trump, sure, but you donโ€™t need to be โ€my heroโ€ to be that.

    • inlikeflynn | May 8, 2020 at 11:58 PM | Reply

      @Pontus Ekholm ๐Ÿ˜‰

    • Tony Wiles | May 9, 2020 at 2:52 PM | Reply

      @Pontus Ekholm u have documents to back up ur claims….if not, u saying stuff like that is just was bad as what Comey McCabe a strok. So unless u can PROVE ur statements, u too are slanderous and deranged

  12. Banana republic, here we come…

  13. Richard & Rose Beal Preston/Johnson | May 7, 2020 at 3:53 PM | Reply

    Something smells rotten in Justice Department.

    • @bob Things we ve learned;
      Gen Flynn was framed
      Hillary and the DNC paid for the fake dossier with russians lies
      Obamas FBI was a disgrace.

    • @Abc 123 <------------ Candidate for Twit of the Year award Vlad will be proud.

    • @Brian R. Dems have nothing without Russia narative, btw Mueller showed that Potus Trump has nothing to do with Russia, sorry.

    • @Abc 123 – you did not read the report.
      There were over a dozen identified occurrences of back-channel meetings between a variety of Russian officials and operatives, and members of the Trump campaign. Most of the meetings coincided with cyber attacks on U.S. data systems, which is a federal crime.
      The investigation also uncovered evidence of the business deal between Donald Trump and the Russian government to build a Trump Tower in Moscow, despite candidate Trump’s assertion that he “had nothing whatsoever to do with Russia”.
      The fact that you do not understand the report does not diminish its findings.
      Sorry.

    • @Brian R.I think u dont listened to Mueller, certainly Potus Trump did nothing illegal:
      “There is insufficient evidence to convict for a charge of conspiracy with russian interference in the 2016 election”
      https://youtu.be/AJfLORxgD3M
      The Dems without Russia are losing control.
      This is time to investigate the Obamas deep state criminal creatures and the coup against the duly electec Potus Trump.

  14. Your Nanna | May 7, 2020 at 3:54 PM | Reply

    Didnโ€™t his first judge ask why he isnโ€™t being charged with treason?

    • Bato Keto … Under President Barack Obama:
      No arrests in his

      campaign or administration.

      No plea deals
      No guilty pleas
      No indictments
      No hatred towards others
      No demeaning, bullying or inhumane treatment towards others.
      No racist or homophobic demeaning ideology towards his fellow American..
      NO IMPEACHMENTS
      The World Loves Barack Obama.

      Donald J. Trump is the worst president in American history.

    • yea… then he apologized… “they” forgot to tell you that.

    • “The judge begins by clarifying that he wasn’t suggesting Michael Flynn committed treason, he was asking to get a sense of offenses โ€” “I was just curious.” Prosecutor Brandon Van Grack says the government had NO reason to believe Flynn committed treason”

    • @Natural BB Then from what you say Trump is as big a moron because TRUMP AGREED WITH THE CHARGES. He is the stable genius right? So he should have seen the setup from the beginning or at least studied the notes like you did to come to that conclusion. Did you agree with your orange saviour when he tweeted about Flynns guilt? I bet you did. I bet you were talking about how flynn betrayed dear leader but now that the orange turd calls him a hero he is a hero right? You guys go around calling people brainwashed but cant remembet the last lie you told in defense of the pos potus.

    • Tammy Elizabeth | May 10, 2020 at 11:14 PM | Reply

      Laura Zaboraski canโ€™t be charged with treason unless we are in a declared war

  15. David Schlessinger | May 7, 2020 at 4:00 PM | Reply

    Imagine YOU confessing to a Federal Crime and a legitimate conspiracy against your own government. You SIGNED the confession. Now…imagine…just imagine the Attorney General of the USA stepping into drop the entire case. Corruption at it’s worst.

    • David Schlessinger | May 8, 2020 at 10:49 AM | Reply

      @Constantine THIS is your argument? Of all the criminals who are pressured to confess due to their friends, family, criminal partners, etc….I guarantee this is the FIRST one that you’re whining about. And what kind of man signs a confession about this own guilt without fighting for his freedom? Bull*hit. He SIGNED a confession with his own signature, negotiated a deal and admitted guilt in court….but now, we’re supposed to believe it’s all because his family was now pressured. Guaranteed your never shed a tear for another criminal before ‘being pressured.’ Now, he’s magically innocent. How cowardly.

    • Constantine | May 9, 2020 at 1:19 AM | Reply

      So you think it is cool that the FBI bugged the phone of an incoming National Security adviser. Really? What would you have said if Bush would have did that to obama? Back crying in the streets would be my guess.

    • David Schlessinger | May 9, 2020 at 3:24 AM | Reply

      @Constantine I think if ANYONE within a Presidency is making deals with a foreign government without the approval of the President, their phones can DEFINITELY be tapped to ensure the country’s safety.

    • Constantine | May 9, 2020 at 5:04 AM | Reply

      Just not a thinker, are you? What, exactly, do you think his job was? He spoke to dozens of leaders or their representatives. It’s in the job description. This is why the left is losing their collective minds. Don’t get your news from cnn or any of the other mainstream jokes. The longer you stay in the dark, the longer they keep you clueless.

    • David Schlessinger | May 9, 2020 at 5:27 AM | Reply

      @Constantine Actually, the lack of thinking is on your behalf. I want you to pay attention to a few key points, if you can. 1. Review hundreds, if you can, of my last comments to other folks on different videos. I am not ‘On the left.’ I simply find corruption at any level unacceptable. 2. Flynn was caught, red-handed, talking to the Russians about sanctions without Presidential approval. 3. Then ( to Trump’s and Pence’s admittance), lied to the Vice President about it. 4. The lied to the FBI about it. 5. Walked into Federal court, raised his right hand, and swore to tell the truth. 6. While in court, Flynn told Judge Emmet Sullivan – “I lied to the FBI, I knew it was a crime and I have no defense to this action while doing it knowingly and voluntarily.” 7. At the end of his comments to Emmet Sullivan – “I know I am guilty and hereby plead guilty.” And your comment? “Nope….doesn’t count.” And you want me to believe that I may be losing my mind? For the rest of the history of justice, every single guilty plea means nothing….unless you want it to. How convenient.

  16. Andrew Mitchell | May 7, 2020 at 4:02 PM | Reply

    Surely, this can’t be the same DoJ that has spent so much time trying to find something, anything, to charge Comey, Clinton, and how many other people whose offense was they got on the wrong side of Trump.

    • P Williams | May 9, 2020 at 5:27 PM | Reply

      @Louis Cyfear I love you right on all fronts

    • Carlton Wilson | May 9, 2020 at 11:25 PM | Reply

      @P Williams Barr is doing his job according to our laws. Are you really inferring that Trump has a low I.Q.? The man who completely outwitted both Obamas, both Clintons, The Democratic Party, 16 seasoned GOP opponents, CNN, MSNBC, ABC, CBS, NBC, REUTERS, AOL, YAHOO, GOOGLE, HuffPost, WaPo, SNL, The NYT, The FBI, etc.etc.etc.etc., with all of them doing everything in their power to defeat him? If Trump has a low I.Q., what does that say about your own intellect?
      The man is many things, not all of them good, but stupid? No.

    • @Carlton Wilson wow you like to rant lol #BYEDON2020

    • Carlton Wilson | May 10, 2020 at 12:03 AM | Reply

      @P Williams That would be my upper-high level, triple digit I.Q. citing facts.

    • @Carlton Wilson lmao right have a good one

  17. KesselRunner606 | May 7, 2020 at 4:05 PM | Reply

    Congratulations, America. You are now officially a Third World Country.

  18. OK. Now we know the Justice Department has been totally corrupted.

  19. Pale Zombie | May 7, 2020 at 4:22 PM | Reply

    This is what corruption at the highest levels looks like…

    • William H Music 2020 | May 7, 2020 at 5:32 PM | Reply

      @Kitt Songstad The average liberals are beyond moronic and the average liberal males are HOMOSEXUAL.
      tinyurl.com/y868xbr4 ๐Ÿ‘€

    • Actually, the average Trump supporter knows exactly who Flynn is. The average non-Trump supporter doesn’t know the average Trump supporter knows exactly how patriotic and innocent Flynn is. Flynn and Rogers (Mike and Mike) are the truest patriots who will make the history books your grandchildren will study. Too bad you are missing this great history lesson in real life.

    • Mind Freshener | May 7, 2020 at 9:35 PM | Reply

      No, Hillary and Biden is what corruption at the highest levels looks like.

    • Pale Zombie | May 7, 2020 at 10:47 PM | Reply

      Roobah โ€œThe truest patriotsโ€ lol ๐Ÿ˜‚ Because real U.S. patriots work with Muslim dictators in Turkey and Putin, then lie about doing so, then get fired for lying to the U.S. Vice President about it, then plead guilty to lying. Yeah…real patriot. What about the Tweet corrupt Donald said โ€œI had to fire Flynn today because he lied to Pence.โ€ You Trump worshippers are full of bleach…or disinfectant or CRAP.

    • Constantine | May 8, 2020 at 12:54 AM | Reply

      You are a clueless wonder.

  20. Talk about the domino theory. It’s gonna be glorious.

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