A grand jury in the Eastern District of New York handed down a superseding indictment aginst Huawei Technologies on Thursday. The China-based telecom giant had previously been charged in January 2019 for theft of trade secrets, attempted theft of trade secrets, wire fraud and obstruction of justice regarding the company's alleged theft of trade secrets from T-Mobile.
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The House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security and Trade will hold a hearing on U.S. security assistance to Mexico at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 13. The subcommittee will hear testimony from Hugo Rodriguez, the deputy assistant secretary of state for Western Hemisphere affairs; Richard Glenn, the deputy assistant secretary of state for international narcotics and law enforcement affairs; and Barbara Feinstein, the deputy assistant administrator for Latin America and the Caribbean at the U.S. Agency for International Development.
Federal prosecutors amended their prior sentencing memorandum which recommended that Roger Stone receive a sentence of seven to nine years in prison related to his actions related to the investigations into the 2016 presidential election. Stone was convicted on charges that included witness tampering and lying to Congress.
Federal prosecutors filed a sentencing memorandum recommending that Roger Stone—longtime Trump associate—deserves a sentence of seven to nine years for making false statements to Congress and witness tampering related to his efforts to obtain information from WikiLeaks about the hacked Democratic emails leading up to the 2016 presidential election. The filing notes that this recommendation is “consistent with the applicable advisory Guidelines.” Stone’s sentencing is scheduled for Feb. 20.
Four Chinese military hackers, all members of the People's Liberation Army, have been charged with breaking into the computer networks of the Equifax credit reporting agency and stealing the personal information of millions of Americans, the Justice Department announced Monday.
Document: Senate Intelligence Committee Releases Third Volume of Russian Election Interference Report
The Senate Select Committee on Intelligence has released the third volume of its report on Russian election interference, examining the government response to Russian activities. The committee's full report can be found here and below.
On Feb. 5 at 4:00 p.m., senators plan to vote on the impeachment charges against Donald Trump. Livestream coverage of the vote from The Washington Post is available here and below.
The House Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing on oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday. The hearing will feature testimony from FBI director Christopher Wray. You can watch the hearing here and below.
The Justice Department argued in an amicus brief before the Supreme Court that four subpoenas by congressional committees for President Trump’s financial records are unconstitutional, on the grounds that the committees did not make a “heightened showing, both of a legitimate legislative purpose for the subpoenas and of the need for the information sought.” The filing also accuses the committees of using their investigatory powers to harass the president and distract him from his con