Papadopoulos says Sessions supported Putin campaign meeting, asks for most lenient sentence


WCVB—Convicted former Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos has publicly contradicted Attorney General Jeff Sessions' sworn testimony to Congress.

Papadopoulos says Jeff Sessions backed a Trump-Putin campaign meeting, asks to avoid prison time. Former Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos said both Attorney General Jeff Sessions and President Trump supported his proposition that Trump meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin during the 2016 campaign, according to court documents filed late Friday night.