Witness says Russia probe's grand jury looks like ‘a Black Lives Matter rally'

A witness who reportedly testified before Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s federal grand jury claimed in an interview with Page Six that the jurors looked like they came from a "Black Lives Matter rally."

"The grand jury room looks like a Bernie Sanders rally," the witness told the outlet. "Maybe they found these jurors in central casting, or at a Black Lives Matter rally in Berkeley [Calif.]"

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June 7: The 2016 primary season essentially concludes, with both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton as the presumptive party nominees
June 9: Donald Trump Jr. — along with Jared Kushner and former campaign chair Paul Manafort — meets with Kremlin-connected lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya.
June 9: Trump tweets about Clinton's missing 33,000 emails
July 18: Washington Post reports, on the first day of the GOP convention, that the Trump campaign changed the Republican platform to ensure that it didn't call for giving weapons to Ukraine to fight Russian and rebel forces
July 21: GOP convention concludes with Trump giving his speech accepting the Republican nomination
July 22: WikiLeaks releases stolen emails from the Democratic National Committee
July 25: Democratic convention begins
July 27: In final news conference of his 2016 campaign, Trump asks Russia: "If you're listening, I hope you're able to find the 30,000 emails that are missing"
August 4: Obama CIA Director John Brennan confronts his Russian counterpart about Russia's interference. "[I] told him if you go down this road, it's going to have serious consequences, not only for the bilateral relationship, but for our ability to work with Russia on any issue, because it is an assault on our democracy," Brennan said on "Meet the Press" yesterday.
October 4: WikiLeaks' Julian Assange says his organization will publish emails related to the 2016 campaign
October 7: WikiLeaks begins releasing Clinton Campaign Chair John Podesta's emails
October 7: Department of Homeland Security and the Director of National Intelligence release a statement directly saying that Russia is interfering in the 2016 election
October 31: "This WikiLeaks is like a treasure trove," Trump says on the campaign trail
November 4: "Boy, I love reading those WikiLeaks," Trump says from Ohio.
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The witness further contended that of the 20 jurors in the room, 11 of them were African-Americans and claimed two of them were wearing "peace T-shirts." According to Page Six, Mueller was not present.

Although the outlet did not name the witness or reveal the individual's political leaning, the witness appeared to be sympathetic towards the president, adding that the "room isn’t a room where POTUS gets a fair shake.”

Mueller's team first announced charges against three advisers to President Trump’s campaign in October: Paul Manafort, Rick Gates and George Papadopoulos.

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The grand jury is reportedly expecting to bring more charges against Manafort in relation to work on behalf of the Ukrainian government prior to Trump's 2016 presidential campaign.

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