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Steve Bannon indicted, surrenders to New York authorities to face money laundering and conspiracy charges
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Steve Bannon indicted, surrenders to New York authorities to face money laundering and conspiracy charges

Former Trump adviser Steve Bannon was indicted and surrendered to New York state prosecutors Thursday morning. Bannon faces charges for his part in a "Build the Wall" group that raised millions on promises to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, but allegedly pocketed some of those donations. The charges are two counts of money laundering in the second degree, one count of conspiracy in the fourth degree, scheme to defraud in the first degree and conspiracy in the fifth degree..The Manhattan district attorney and New York attorney general will hold a press conference Thursday afternoon on the charges. "There cannot be one set of rules for everyday people and another for the wealthy and powerful — we all must play by the same rules and mu...