Prosecutors outline the financial case of the campaign against Lev Parnas as the criminal trial begins

Prosecutors outline the financial case of the campaign against Lev Parnas as the criminal trial begins

Assistant U.S. Attorney Aline Flodr outlined for a jury of eight men and four women an audacious scheme by the former associate of Rudy Giuliani and his accused co-defendant, Andrey Kukushkin, to allegedly “paper over” illegal campaign donations on behalf of a wealthy Russian benefactor, in a bid to secure licenses for a recreational marijuana business.

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