Cultist Peter Navarro Rejects Contempt Plea Deal

Reuters reports:

Peter Navarro, a former adviser to then-President Donald Trump, declined an offer by the government to plead guilty to a contempt of Congress charge, the lead federal prosecutor in the case told a judge on Friday.

Last month, Navarro pleaded not guilty to two misdemeanor counts of contempt of Congress, after he refused to provide testimony or documents to the U.S. House of Representatives committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, attack at the Capitol.

The department offered to let him plead guilty to a single count. The deal also would have required him to “comply with the January 6 committee subpoena to the satisfaction of the Justice Department.

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