Breaking news out of D.C. tonight where court documents show that Special Counsel Robert Mueller is recommending a prison sentence up to 6 months for former Trump campaign volunteer George Papadopoulos:

Mueller is arguing incarceration is “appropriate and warranted”:

Papadopoulos had previously pleaded guilty to lying to federal investigators:

In today’s filing, Muller argued that Papadopoulos’ lies “undermined investigators”:

And that Papadopoulos hampered attempts to interview a key witness:

And it doesn’t sound like Mueller was very happy with Papadopoulos’ assistance:

Editor’s note: We’ve corrected a typo in the headline. 

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