• Trump-Russia Investigation: Paul Manafort Guilty Plea Reveals Details of Foreign Influence on Campaign Chairman

    1 month ago - By Newsweek

    Manafort secretly paid European officials to lobby Congress on behalf of Ukraine's pro-Russian president, the special counsel reveals.
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  • Manafort expected to plead guilty in deal

    1 month ago - By ABC

    Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort is expected to plead guilty to federal charges as part of a deal with the special counsel's office.
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  • The Manafort plea deal: Your questions answered

    1 month ago - By Politico

    Paul Manafort, the former Trump campaign chairman, had struck a plea deal with special counsel Robert Mueller, according to a source familiar with the situation. The agreement comes just days before Manafort is set to face foreign-lobbying and money-laundering charges in a Washington, D.C., court room. The pact has surprised some, given President Donald Trump's effusive praise of Manafort's willingness to fight Mueller in court. Last month, Manfort was found guilty in a Virginia trial on eight counts of bank and tax fraud, while the judge declared a mistrial on 10 other charges after the...
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  • Plea Deal Expected in Paul Manafort Case as Prosecutors Drop Some Charges

    1 month ago - By NY Times

    It remains unclear whether Paul Manafort will cooperate with the special counsel in the Russia investigation.
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  • Paul Manafort strikes plea deal with Mueller, new court filing shows

    Paul Manafort strikes plea deal with Mueller, new court filing shows

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Paul Manafort has struck a plea deal with the special counsel Robert Mueller.
    Manafort will plead guilty to two counts: conspiracy to obstruct justice and conspiracy against the US.
    Manafort has not withdrawn from his joint defense agreement with President Donald Trump, indicating that his plea deal does not include an agreement to cooperate.
    Paul Manafort has struck a plea deal with the special counsel Robert Mueller, new court filings show.
    Prosecutors filed a criminal information against Manafort in court early Friday, shortly before a pretrial hearing during which lawyers for both...
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  • Paul Manafort and special counsel close to deal for guilty plea

    1 month ago - By WGN TV

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    Paul Manafort, the former Trump campaign chairman embattled by criminal indictments, may no longer fight the charges related to his Ukrainian lobbying operation.
    He and the special counsel's office are close to a deal for a guilty plea ahead of his upcoming trial, according to a source familiar with the matter. A deal is expected but the source cautioned the two sides have been close before.
    The incentive appears to be to reach a deal ahead of a pretrial motion hearing scheduled for Friday and before jury selection begins Monday in DC District Court. That's also a week before...
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