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Butina "not an agent" of Russian govt: lawyer

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 00:41

Robert Driscoll, the lawyer for Maria Butina who is an accused Russian agent, said his client was ''innocent of the charges'' brought against her after a judge on Wednesday ordered Butina jailed until her trial after U.S. prosecutors argued she has ties to Russian intelligence and could flee the United States. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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Robert Driscoll, the lawyer for Maria Butina who is an accused Russian agent, said his client was "innocent of the charges" brought against her after a judge on Wednesday ordered Butina jailed until her trial after U.S. prosecutors argued she has ties to Russian intelligence and could flee the United States. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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Butina "not an agent" of Russian govt: lawyer

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 00:41