Appeals Court Denies Attempt to End Michael Flynn Case

On Monday, the Washington D.C. Court of Appeals ruled that Federal Judge Emmet G. Sullivan may proceed in his review of the Department of Justice’s (DOJ) request to drop the prosecution of Michael T. Flynn, President Trump’s former national security advisor.  Mr. Flynn has pleaded guilty twice to lying to the FBI about conversations with a Russian ambassador.  Surprisingly, in May, the DOJ moved to drop the case.

Since then, all sides have been debating whether Judge Sullivan has to dismiss