The FBI has released affidavits revealing that while Stone communicated with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange after Trump was elected in 2016, there is no evidence he colluded with Assange or Russia to release Hillary Clinton manager John Podesta’s emails ahead of the election.

The FBI’s search warrant applications, showing wide-ranging surveillance against Stone, were released after a court case was brought by The Associated Press and other media organizations.

They show Stone’s tactics and actions leading up to Trump’s election victory and leading up to the Mueller investigation in May 2017, including communications between WikiLeaks and Stone as the Podesta emails were in the process of being leaked in October 2016.



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