Steve Bannon, a former political adviser to President trump, attended the hearing for the first time on the afternoon of the 20th local time and applied for an acquittal trial, the US “Capitol Hill” reported. According to another source, a federal judge agreed to release him on bail of $5 million, but banned travel abroad. According to previous media reports, Bannon and three other people were arrested on suspicion of fund-raising fraud in the U.S. southern border wall project. After the first hearing, federal prosecutors said Bannon could only be released on bail after paying $500 million. Bannon was restricted to New York and Washington, D.C., and was not allowed to use private aircraft or ships without permission.