via Report: Trump’s lead lawyer, John Dowd, for federal Russia probe resigns – AOL News

WASHINGTON, March 22 (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump’s lead lawyer for the federal special counsel probe of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election resigned on Thursday, the New York Times reported, citing two people familiar with the matter.

John Dowd stepped down after concluding Trump was increasingly ignoring his advice, one of the people said, according to the Times. (Writing by Doina Chiacu; Editing by David Alexander)

via Report: Trump’s lead lawyer, John Dowd, for federal Russia probe resigns – AOL News

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