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Rick Gates is the fifth person to plead guilty in Trump-Russia probe

Max de Haldevang
Rick Gates is the fifth person to plead guilty in Trump-Russia probe

Rick Gates is the latest to fall before special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into the Trump presidential campaign’s Russia ties. He pleaded guilty today in a Washington, D.C. courtroom (Feb. 23) to charges of conspiring against the United Sates and lying to investigators. Gates was the number two to former campaign chair Paul Manafort, and…