by Anna Giaritelli | Aug 25, 2017, 5:34 PM

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s probe is investigating any possible role President Trump’s former national security adviser Mike Flynn may have played in a plan to snag Hillary Clinton’s lost emails from Russian hackers, according to a report published Friday.

Longtime Republican activist Peter Smith led the effort to find the hackers he believed may have stolen the 2016 Democratic presidential nominee’s thousands of emails from her days as secretary of state.

Continue reading at…

Source – WashingtonExaminer

***

Special Counsel Examines Possible Role Flynn Played in Seeking Clinton Emails From Hackers

Mueller probe of potential link between Trump campaign and Russia follows trail of GOP operative’s correspondence

By Shane Harris   Aug. 25, 2017 4:51 p.m. ET

WASHINGTON—Special counsel Robert Mueller is examining what role, if any, former national security adviser Mike Flynn may have played in a private effort to obtain Hillary Clinton’s emails from Russian hackers, according to people familiar with the matter.

Source – WSJ