• Former Trump campaign aide pleads guilty to conspiracy against the United States

    6 monthes ago - By Politicus USA

    By Sarah N. Lynch and Karen Freifeld WASHINGTON - A former senior official in Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign, Rick Gates, pleaded guilty on Friday to conspiracy against the United States and lying to investigators, and he is cooperating with a federal probe into Russia's role in the election. Gates, who was a deputy...
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  • A look at the guilty pleas so far in Mueller's probe

    6 monthes ago - By News OK

    A former senior adviser on President Donald Trump's election campaign pleaded guilty Friday to charges from special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.
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  • Manafort Hit With New Allegation, Gates Pleads Guilty

    Manafort Hit With New Allegation, Gates Pleads Guilty

    6 monthes ago - By Newser

    A former top adviser to President Trump's election campaign pleaded guilty Friday to federal conspiracy and false-statements charges in the special counsel's Russia investigation, the AP reports. The plea by Rick Gates was a strong indication that he is planning to cooperate with Robert Mueller's investigation as it continues to...
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  • Rick Gates' guilty plea could be the nail in the coffin for Paul Manafort's defense strategy in the Russia investigation

    Rick Gates' guilty plea could be the nail in the coffin for Paul Manafort's defense strategy in the Russia investigation

    6 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Rick Gates, a former adviser to President Donald Trump's campaign, pleaded guilty on Friday to two counts related to conspiracy against the US and making false statements to investigators.
    Gates' guilty plea could be the nail in the coffin for former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's defense strategy, given the two men's long business relationship and Gates' status as a key witness to many of Manafort's alleged criminal acts.
    "The question is: what kind of deal is Mueller prepared to give Manafort if he pleads guilty?" said one legal expert.
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  • Paul Manafort took a big shot at Rick Gates after he flipped and agreed to cooperate with Mueller

    Paul Manafort took a big shot at Rick Gates after he flipped and agreed to cooperate with Mueller

    6 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Paul Manafort, the former chairman of the Trump campaign, criticized his ex-business partner Rick Gates for not having the strength to defend himself against charges leveled by special counsel Robert Mueller.
    On Friday, Gates pleaded guilty to two counts related to conspiracy against the US and lying to federal investigators.
    Manafort and Gates may be at odds now, but the two men used to be close business partners.
    Paul Manafort, the ex-chairman of the Trump campaign, on Friday criticized his former associate Rick Gates for pleading guilty and flipping in the Russia...
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  • The Latest: Manafort responds to Gates' guilty plea

    The Latest: Manafort responds to Gates' guilty plea

    6 monthes ago - By News OK

    WASHINGTON - The Latest on the Russia investigation :
    3:05 p.m.
    President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman is maintaining his innocence after his longtime business associate pleaded guilty to federal charges.
    Paul Manafort says in a statement that the plea by Rick Gates on Friday does not change his commitment to defend himself against what he calls "untrue piled up charges.
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  • Ex-Trump aide pleads guilty, will cooperate in Russia probe

    6 monthes ago - By Boston Herald

    WASHINGTON - A former senior adviser to President Donald Trump's election campaign pleaded guilty Friday to federal conspiracy and false-statements charges, saying he will now cooperate in the special counsel's Russia investigation. The plea by Rick Gates revealed that he will help special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation in "any and all matters" as prosecutors continue to probe the Trump campaign, Russian election interference and Gates' longtime business associate, Paul Manafort.
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  • Gates Guilty Plea Strengthens Mueller's Hand Against Manafort

    6 monthes ago - By Bloomberg

    As the newest cooperator for Special Counsel Robert Mueller, Rick Gates gives prosecutors a powerful weapon in pursuing former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and possible Russian election meddling.
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  • Former Trump campaign official Rick Gates pleads guilty to lying and conspiracy against the US

    6 monthes ago - By CNBC

    Gates pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy against the United States and one count of making a false statement.
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  • The Latest: Former Trump adviser pleads guilty

    The Latest: Former Trump adviser pleads guilty

    6 monthes ago - By News OK

    WASHINGTON - The Latest on the Russia investigation :
    2:55 p.m.
    A former top adviser to President Donald Trump's election campaign has formally pleaded guilty to federal conspiracy and false statements charges in the special counsel's Russia investigation.
    The plea by Rick Gates is a strong indication that he is planning to cooperate with special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation as it continues to probe the Trump campaign, Russian election interference and Gates' longtime business associate, Paul Manafort.
    The 45-year-old Gates made the plea at the federal courthouse in Washington.
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  • Former Trump campaign aide pleads guilty in Russia probe

    6 monthes ago - By Reuters

    WASHINGTON - A former senior official in Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign, Rick Gates, pleaded guilty on Friday to conspiracy against the United States and lying to investigators, and is cooperating with a federal probe into Russia's role in the election.
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  • Ex-Trump campaign aide Rick Gates pleads guilty to conspiracy

    6 monthes ago - By NY Daily News

    Ex-Trump campaign aide Rick Gates to plead guilty to fraud charges and cooperate with Mueller's probe, according to a report.
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  • Former Trump campaign adviser Gates pleads guilty to conspiracy and lying to the FBI

    Former Trump campaign adviser Gates pleads guilty to conspiracy and lying to the FBI

    6 monthes ago - By Think Progress

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Former Trump campaign adviser Rick Gates pleaded guilty on Friday to one count of conspiracy against the United States and one count of making false statements to the FBI and special prosecutor's office, in the latest sign that Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation is heating up.
    Standing before the judge with his lawyer, Thomas C. Green, Gates waived his right to a trial and confirmed that the information he had given authorities was true. He now faces between 57 and 71 months in prison as well as a fine of up to $200,000, although that punishment is likely to...
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  • Ex-Trump Aide Rick Gates Pleads Guilty in Hearing

    6 monthes ago - By Bloomberg

    Former Trump campaign aide Rick Gates plead guilty Friday to federal conspiracy and false-statements charges as part of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Bloomberg's Greg Farrell reports on "Bloomberg Markets."
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  • Ex-Trump campaign aide pleads guilty in Russia probe

    Ex-Trump campaign aide pleads guilty in Russia probe

    6 monthes ago - By News OK

    WASHINGTON - A former top adviser to President Donald Trump's election campaign is to plead guilty to federal conspiracy and false statements charges Friday in the special counsel's Russia investigation.
    The plea by Rick Gates is a strong indication that he is planning to cooperate with special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation as it continues to probe the Trump campaign, Russian election interference and Gates' longtime business associate, Paul Manafort.
    Gates, 45, of Richmond, Virginia, is appearing at the federal courthouse in Washington for his plea agreement hearing.
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  • Ex-Trump campaign aide pleads guilty in Russia probe

    6 monthes ago - By ABC

    A former top adviser to President Trump's election campaign pleaded guilty to federal conspiracy and false-statements charges.
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  • Former Trump campaign official Rick Gates pleads guilty to charges of conspiracy and false statements in Russia probe

    6 monthes ago - By The Seattle Times

    WASHINGTON - Former Trump campaign official Rick Gates pleads guilty to charges of conspiracy and false statements in Russia probe.
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