Dutch lawyer sentenced in Mueller probe deported

Dutch lawyer sentenced in Mueller probe deported
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A Dutch lawyer has been deported to the Netherlands after serving 30 days in prison over charges in special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) Swan MuellerSpeier says impeachment inquiry shows 'very strong case of bribery' by Trump Gowdy: I '100 percent' still believe public congressional hearings are 'a circus' Comey: Mueller 'didn't succeed in his mission because there was inadequate transparency' MORE’s Russia probe.

Alex van der Zwaan, 33, was turned over to Dutch authorities on Tuesday, Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials told CNN.

Van der Zwaan was the first person to serve time for charges brought by Mueller. He was sentenced earlier this year to 30 days in prison and a $20,000 fine after pleading guilty to one count of lying to the FBI about his contacts with a former Trump campaign aide.

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He pleaded guilty to lying about his communications with former President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump faces high stakes in meeting with Erdoğan amid impeachment drama Democrats worry they don't have right candidate to beat Trump Trump threatening to fire Mulvaney: report MORE campaign aide Richard Gates and a Ukraine-based business associate of Gates and former Trump campaign chairman Paul ManafortPaul John ManafortEx-Trump campaign official testifies Stone gave updates on WikiLeaks email dumps Paul Manafort's former son-in-law sentenced to 9 years in prison for scamming Dustin Hoffman, others NSC official testified there was 'no doubt' Trump pushed quid pro quo MORE.

Gates and Manafort are facing multiple charges related to financial crimes.

Van der Zwaan was released after serving 30 days in a low-security federal prison near Allenwood, Pa.

Van der Zwaan’s attorneys previously said he hoped to leave the country voluntarily after his sentence, according to CNN.