House Intelligence Committee Chairman (D-Calif.) said Tuesday that he will ask the Justice Department to consider prosecuting ally for lying to under oath.
The move could result in one more criminal conviction based on the work of special counsel . The redacted version of the Mueller report had given Congress and the counsel’s team two very different explanations for meetings he held with influential Russian banker Kirill Dmitriev in the Seychelles in January 2017.
Based on interviews and reviews of call records, text messages, emails and other data, Mueller said Prince planned his trip knowing Dmitriev would be there and was seeking to pitch Trump’s circle on U.S.-Russia cooperation. Prince later discussed the encounter with fellow Trump adviser Steve Bannon,