Arrest of Giuliani associates ensnares ‘Congressman 1’
Arrest of Giuliani associates ensnares ‘Congressman 1’
2 Giuliani associates arrested on campaign finance charges
13 October, 2019, 14:57
Prosecutors are likely to want to know whether the two men informed Mr Giuliani about their plans to leave and whether they wanted to avoid testifying in the Trump impeachment inquiry. If they want to ask me I'm happy to prove it.
"You have to ask Rudy".
Their attorney, John Dowd, another former Trump lawyer, said on Monday they would not comply for congressional demands to turn over documents and give depositions to the House committees investigating whether Trump abused his office in the pursuit of damaging information about the Bidens.
The indictment also charges that Kukushkin conspired with the three other defendants to make political contributions, funded by a foreign national, to politicians seeking state and federal office "to gain influence with candidates as to policies that would benefit a future business venture".
Soviet-born Lev Parnas and Igor Frumanreportedlydonated hundreds of thousands of dollars to a Trump-allied Super PAC, with Parnas helping Giuliani build connections with Ukrainian prosecutors.
As they sought to raise a promised $20,000 for the congressman, Fruman allegedly made a donation to the lawmaker in Parnas' name to skirt limits on individual donations, in violation of campaign finance law, the indictment says.
That would have been just hours before prosecutors said the two were arrested trying to board a flight out of the country on one-way tickets.
Giuliani, who did not return a request for comment, previously said he worked with Parnas and Fruman to get Ukrainian officials to investigate Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden, Trump's political rival.
Trump insisted on Thursday night that he did not know either of the Giuliani associates arrested and that any questions on the matter should be directed to the attorney.
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Twenty days later, Parnas posted a picture of himself with Fruman and Donald Trump Jr.at the Beverly Hills Polo Lounge in California.
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