Former Trump campaign adviser says Trump 'nodded' approval for Putin meeting

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ABC News—Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos argued he shouldn't serve jail time.

Trump, Sessions approved of Putin meeting proposal: former campaign adviser. President Donald Trump and U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions both supported a proposal during the 2016 campaign that Trump meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin, lawyers for a former campaign adviser said in a court filing late on Friday. The account of the former adviser, George Papadopoulos, appeared to contradict the testimony of Sessions to Congress in November 2017 that he had “pushed back” against the proposal by Papadopoulos at a March 31, 2016, campaign …