• Read Robert Mueller's sentencing recommendation for Michael Flynn

    By: Debbie Lord, Cox Media Group National Content Desk

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    U.S. special counsel Robert Mueller recommended in a court filing Tuesday night that Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, serve no prison time for lying to the FBI about his contacts with Russian officials.

    Flynn pleaded guilty a year ago this week and is set to be sentenced on Dec. 18 at the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.

    Here is the document Mueller filed Tuesday:

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    In this Feb. 1, 2017 file photo, National Security Adviser Michael Flynn speaks during the daily news briefing at the White House in Washington. AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster

    In this Feb. 1, 2017 file photo, National Security Adviser Michael Flynn speaks during the daily news briefing at the White House in Washington. The special counsel in the Russia investigation is set to give the first public insight into how much valuable information President Donald Trump's former national security adviser has shared with prosecutors. AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster

     

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