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WASHINGTON | Manafort expected to plead guilty before new trial

WASHINGTON — Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was expected to plead guilty Friday ahead of a second trial on charges related to Ukrainian political consulting work, a new court filing shows. It is not clear whether any agreement with prosecutors would require him to cooperate with special counsel Robert Mueller’s ongoing investigation into possible … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Manafort expected to plead guilty before new trial

ALEXANDRIA, Va | The Latest: Gates says Manafort worried where pay came from

ALEXANDRIA, Va.  — The Latest on Paul Manafort’s trial (all times local): 10: 45 a.m. Paul Manafort was concerned after a 2014 FBI interview that one of the companies used to pay the former Trump campaign chairman for his Ukrainian political consulting work wasn’t “clean.” That’s what longtime Manafort deputy Rick Gates told jurors on … Continue reading ALEXANDRIA, Va | The Latest: Gates says Manafort worried where pay came from

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Jury selected in Manafort trial

WASHINGTON  — The Latest on Paul Manafort’s trial on tax evasion and bank fraud charges (all times local): 2:12 p.m. A jury has been seated in the trial of President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, on tax evasion and bank fraud charges. Six men and six women, along with four alternate jurors, were … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Jury selected in Manafort trial