Former White House Advisor Peter Navarro Found Guilty of Contempt of Congress

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Peter Navarro, a former adviser to President Trump, was reportedly found guilty on Thursday of criminally disobeying a congressional subpoena in connection with the scheme to rig the 2020 election.

After roughly four hours of deliberation, the jury found Navarro, 74, guilty of two counts of contempt for refusing to appear before the House committee on January 6 and turn over documents that had been subpoenaed.

On January 12, U.S. District Judge Amit Mehta set the date for his sentencing.

Each of the two offenses carries a sentence of no less than 30 days and no more than one year in jail, as well as a $100,000 maximum fine. GOP contender for president.

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