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KIGALI, Rwanda | Rwandan court drops all charges against opposition figure

KIGALI, Rwanda — Rwanda’s high court on Thursday acquitted the country’s most prominent opposition figure, Diane Rwigara, of all charges related to her election challenge of President Paul Kagame, with judges saying the prosecution failed to provide evidence of insurrection and forgery. The case has drawn global attention as Kagame again faces pressure to give … Continue reading KIGALI, Rwanda | Rwandan court drops all charges against opposition figure

ALEXANDRIA, Va | Jury in Manafort trial: What if we can’t agree on 1 count?

ALEXANDRIA, Va— The jury in the financial fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort asked the judge Tuesday what it should do if it cannot reach a consensus for a single count in the case. Jurors posed the question to U.S. District Judge T.S. Ellis III on their fourth day of deliberations, asking … Continue reading ALEXANDRIA, Va | Jury in Manafort trial: What if we can’t agree on 1 count?

ALEXANDRIA, Va.  | No verdict in Manafort trial after 3 days of deliberations

ALEXANDRIA, Va.  — The jury in the financial fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has finished its third day of deliberations without reaching a verdict. Jurors deliberated until 6:15 p.m. Monday, later than usual, before being dismissed for the day. They’ll resume Tuesday morning. Federal prosecutors allege Manafort hid tens of millions … Continue reading ALEXANDRIA, Va.  | No verdict in Manafort trial after 3 days of deliberations

ALEXANDRIA, Va. | Jury in Manafort trial asks to deliberate into evening

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — The jury in the financial fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has asked to keep deliberating into the evening. Jurors told the judge they wish to continue working until 6:15 Monday. Monday marks the third day of deliberations. Federal prosecutors allege Manafort hid tens of millions of dollars in … Continue reading ALEXANDRIA, Va. | Jury in Manafort trial asks to deliberate into evening