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Convicted Russian Agent Maria Butina Pleads For Money In Video From Jail
Butina, who is serving 18 months in jail, is asking for the public's help to pay her legal fees.
Maria Butina Sentenced To 18 Months In Prison For Conspiracy Against U.S.
The Russian agent pleaded guilty in 2018 to acting as a spy for the Kremlin.
Russian Spy Maria Butina Breaks Silence: 'Truth Is My Best Defender'
Butina said if she was really an agent, "I would be the most unseen person on Earth."
Paul Erickson, Boyfriend Of Russian Agent Maria Butina, Charged With Fraud
Erickson, a conservative political operative, has been accused of fraud and money laundering.
The Bizarre Case Of The Ex-Marine Accused By Russia Of Spying
Paul Whelan has reportedly been charged with espionage. Here’s what we know about him and his case so far.
American Detained In Russia Over Spy Claims Was There For Wedding: Family
Paul Whelan is accused of conducting a "spy mission" while in Moscow — a claim that his family disputes.
Russian Spy Maria Butina Pleads Guilty To Conspiracy Against The United States
Ryan J. Reilly
The Russian gun rights activist was enmeshed in Republican politics during the 2016 election.
Feds Flip Russian Spy!
Maria Butina will admit to being a Russian spy in exchange for leniency. Prosecutors say she infiltrated prominent conservative groups, including the National Rifle Association.
Accused Russian Agent Maria Butina Reaches Plea Deal With Federal Prosecutors: Reports
The gun-rights activist has been accused of working for the Kremlin, including an attempt to arrange a meeting between Trump and Vladimir Putin.
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Accused Spy Maria Butina Once Recorded A Disney Love Song With Paul Erickson
Video of her singing "Beauty and the Beast" with the GOP operative is proof of their romance, her lawyer claims.
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Accused Spy Maria Butina Is Cooperating In Fraud Probe: Attorney
The Russian was living with Republican operative Paul Erickson when she was arrested.
Samantha Bee Uses NRA's Own Scare Tactics Against It In Pitch-Perfect Parody
The "Full Frontal" host takes on the NRA's Dana Loesch.
Accused Russian Agent Maria Butina Met With 2 Senior U.S. Officials In 2015: Reuters
By Sarah N. Lynch, Reuters
The meetings involved officials at the U.S. Federal Reserve and Treasury Department.
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Trevor Noah To Media: Trump Will Answer If You Speak With Russian Accent
That way, the president will like you, quipped "The Daily Show" star.
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Kremlin Launches Twitter Flash Mob To Free Alleged Russian Agent Maria Butina
Butina is accused of conspiring to influence American politics while covertly working for the Kremlin.
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Judge Denies Bail To Alleged Russian Agent Maria Butina
The NRA-linked gun rights activist appeared in federal court Wednesday, hours after the release of explosive new allegations against her.
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Trump Told Woman Charged As Kremlin Agent He'd Drop Russia Sanctions
"We get along with Putin," Trump told Maria Butina during his campaign.
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DOJ Charges Russian National Maria Butina With Acting As Foreign Agent
Ryan J. Reilly
Butina is heavily involved in the gun rights movement and is a "life member" of the NRA.
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