The judge at former national security adviser Michael Flynn’s sentencing hearing has given the former Trump Cabinet member a scolding, saying that lying to the FBI is a “very serious offense.”
U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan also said Flynn arguably sold his country out.
“All along, you were an unregistered agent of a foreign country while serving as the national security adviser to the president of the United States,” he said. “Arguably, that undermines everything this flag over here stands for. Arguably, you sold your country out.”
“I’m not hiding my disgust, my distain, for this criminal offense,” he continued.
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