Russian Agent Maria Butina Sentenced to 18 Months in Prison

Maria Butina, a Russian operative who conspired to gain access to conservative circles in the U.S. to advance Russian interests, was sentenced to 18 months in prison Friday. In December, Butina pleaded guilty to failing to register as a foreign agent in the U.S. while plotting an influence campaign with a Russian government official that … Continue reading Russian Agent Maria Butina Sentenced to 18 Months in Prison