Russian agent Maria Butina, accused of infiltrating NRA, pleads guilty to conspiracy
Thursday, 13 December 2018 A Russian woman pleaded guilty in a US court on Thursday to a single conspiracy charge in a deal with prosecutors and admitted to working with a top Russian official to infiltrate powerful gun rights group NRA.
Accused Russian agent Maria Butina has struck a deal to cooperate with prosecutors and will plead guilty to conspiracy charges at a hearing on Thursday, according to media reports. Vanessa Johnston has the story.
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