Montana Republican elected to Congress to plead guilty to assaulting reporter
A Montana prosecutor says Greg Gianforte will plead guilty to assaulting a reporter the day before he was elected last month the state's only congressman.
Gianforte will appear Monday in Gallatin County Justice Court to be arraigned and sentenced on the misdemeanour charge.
The Republican technology entrepreneur reached a civil settlement with Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs over claims that Gianforte knocked Jacobs to the ground when the reporter asked him a question May 24.....
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