chairman Paul Manafort

ALEXANDRIA, Va. | Prosecutors to rest case at Manafort financial fraud trial

ALEXANDRIA, Va.  — Prosecutors are expected to rest their case Friday against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, after days of occasionally dramatic testimony in Manafort’s bank fraud and tax evasion trial and some testy exchanges with the trial judge. Prosecuting attorneys for special counsel Robert Mueller got a rare, and narrow, acknowledgment from U.S. … Continue reading ALEXANDRIA, Va. | Prosecutors to rest case at Manafort financial fraud trial

ALEXANDRIA, Va. | Judge raps prosecutors over testimony on Manafort’s luxuries

ALEXANDRIA, Va.— Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort personally directed millions of dollars in international wire transfers to pay for high-end suits and more than $3 million in improvements at his various houses, witnesses testified Wednesday on the second day of his financial fraud trial. The testimony was aimed at bolstering prosecutors’ argument that Manafort … Continue reading ALEXANDRIA, Va. | Judge raps prosecutors over testimony on Manafort’s luxuries

WASHINGTON  | Manafort accused of trying to tamper with witnesses in cases

WASHINGTON  — Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort made several attempts to tamper with witnesses in his ongoing criminal case, prosecutors said as they asked a federal judge to consider jailing him while he awaits trial. In a court filing Monday, prosecutors working for special counsel Robert Mueller wrote that Manafort and one of his … Continue reading WASHINGTON  | Manafort accused of trying to tamper with witnesses in cases