Accountant Aníbal Jover is the seventh person arrested in connection with the probe involving Julia Keleher, Puerto Rico's former education secretary.
The appeals court held a nearly four-hour hearing over a lower court's refusal to immediately grant the Justice Department's request to dismiss criminal charges against the former national security adviser.
The issue for the appeals court is whether Flynn's lawyers jumped the gun by seeking a writ of mandamus instead of waiting for the judge to rule.
A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday will consider whether a federal judge is obligated to honor the Trump administration's request to drop the criminal case against President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn. The hearing is the latest skirmish between the Justice Department, which has sought to abandon a politically charged case against the Trump ally, and U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan, who says he cannot act as a "rubber stamp" for the highly unusual move.
Leila Cavett, 21, of Dawsonville, Georgia, was last seen in Hollywood, Florida, on July 25, 2020, driving a white mid-to-late 90s Chevy Silverado 3500 pickup truck with a red tailgate and a "Baby on Board" sign on the passenger window. The next day, her two-year-old son, Kamdyn Cavett, was found wandering around alone outside an apartment complex in Miramar, Florida. On July 28, Leila's pickup truck was found abandoned in a Walmart parking lot in Hollywood, two miles from where her son had