Former prosecutors say the ex-Trump aide is being used as leverage in Mueller’s inquiry – and the public charges are intended to send a message to others
In the heat of the 2016 election campaign, George Papadopoulos was a jet-setting political operative on the rise.
But now, experts say, the 30-year-old is almost certainly being used as a lure to catch bigger fish in the wider inquiry being led by special prosecutor Robert Mueller, which is examining Russian interference in the 2016 election.
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