Donald Trump’s ex-adviser Steve Bannon convicted of contempt of US Congress

Former White House strategist Steve Bannon in 2021.

The verdict by the jury of eight men and four women, after less than three hours of deliberations, marked the first successful prosecution for contempt of Congress since 1974, when a judge found G. Gordon Liddy, a conspirator in the Watergate scandal that prompted president Richard Nixon’s resignation, guilty.

Source: Donald Trump’s ex-adviser Steve Bannon convicted of contempt of US Congress

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