Activists and campaign officials worried about the alleged involvement of the Russian government, with campaign officials suggesting that the Kremlin was releasing the documents to damage Hillary Clinton.
Prosecutors had sought a sentence of at least five years for Phanta Daramy, a nursing aide. But a Montgomery County judge said she was striking a balance between the victim’s vulnerability and Daramy’s lack of criminal convictions.
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