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'We lied': NY prosecutors face heat in botched sanction case

Feb. 23, 2021 16:42 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Federal prosecutors in New York acknowledged telling a “flat lie” to a criminal defendant's legal team while trying to downplay their mishandling of evidence in the botched trial of a businessman accused of violating U.S. sanctions on Iran. The...

Maduro sent letter to Iran's leader accrediting US fugitive

Jan. 22, 2021 16:47 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — A Colombian businessman was carrying a letter from Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro accrediting him to Iran's supreme leader when he was arrested on a U.S. warrant last year, according to a new court filing in a politically charged corruption case ratcheting up tensions with...