Washington DC, Jan. 15 -- : Michael Flynn, the former national security advisor of US President Donald Trump, moved the court seeking to withdrew his guilty plea on charges of lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) before he was to be sentenced in just two weeks.
Flynn's lawyers filed a motion with the US District Court for the District of Columbia on Tuesday night, a week after the federal prosecutors recommended a six-month prison sentence to Flynn. They had accused the Justice Department of violating its plea agreement with Flynn, The Hill reported.
"The prosecution seeks to rewrite history and send Flynn to prison," the filing said.
"Flynn will not plead guilty. Furthermore, he will not accede to the government's demand t...