Surveilled Ex-Trump Aide Can Speak At FBI Atty's Sentencing

Law360 (January 19, 2021, 7:36 PM EST) -- A D.C. federal judge is allowing former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page to speak at this month's sentencing hearing for an ex-FBI lawyer who pled guilty to falsifying an email to justify surveilling Page, but declined to rule on whether he qualifies as a victim under federal law as he has insisted.

In a four-page order Tuesday, U.S. District Judge James Boasberg said Page will get up to 10 minutes during Kevin Clinesmith's Jan. 29 remote sentencing hearing. However, the judge emphasized that his comments will be "limited to any injury that he believes" was caused by the FBI's controversial surveillance...

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