Russian lawyer from the Trump Tower meeting charged with obstruction of justice
Natalya Veselnitskaya, the Russian lawyer who in 2016 met with campaign officials including Donald Trump Jr. in Trump Tower, has been charged with obstruction of justice. The charge from federal prosecutors relates to an allegedly intentionally misleading declaration in a case involving a Russian tax refund fraud scheme. There was no mention of the Trump Tower meeting in the press release announcing the charges. Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news.