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It's becoming apparent that the Maria Butina prosecution was triggered by Glenn Simpson.
Method of operation: (1) plant stories in the press; (2) use stories to spur investigations.

Simpson would have been the source for anti-NRA, anti-GOP, Butina articles in 2016 and 2017. Both were sent to Bruce and Nellie Ohr.

@The_War_Economy has been on this.
This timeline doesn't smell right.

12/6/2016 - Simpson sends Ohr a Butina article
2/23/2017 - Simpson sends Ohr a Butina article
4/25/2018 - FBI raids Butina's apartment
7/15/2018 - Butina is arrested
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