Stories tagged: manafort
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 9:21 p.m.
Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was sentenced to a total of seven and a half years in prison on federal charges Wednesday, then was hit almost immediately with fresh …
Fri., Jan. 25, 2019
Paul Manafort will make his first court appearance in months on Friday as prosecutors and defense lawyers argue over whether the former Trump campaign chairman intentionally lied to investigators, including …
Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 10:46 a.m.
President Donald Trump says he did not know anything about allegations his former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, shared polling data during the 2016 presidential campaign with a business associate accused …
Tue., Jan. 8, 2019, 12:23 p.m.
A new court filing says former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort lied about sharing polling data on the 2016 presidential race with Konstantin Kilimnik, an associate accused of having ties …
Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 8:09 a.m.
The special counsel in the Russia investigation is still considering filing new charges against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort after his plea deal fell apart over allegations of lying …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 10:21 p.m.
The breakdown of a plea deal with former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and an explosive British news report about alleged contacts he may have had with WikiLeaks founder Julian …
Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 2:30 p.m.
President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he’s not concerned about what his former campaign chairman is telling investigators in the Russia probe.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 23, 2018, 11:23 a.m.
President Donald Trump, newly incensed by campaign allegations, plunged back into his criticism of Attorney General Jeff Sessions, claiming in an interview that Sessions “never took control of the Justice …
Thu., Aug. 23, 2018, 7:51 a.m.
A juror in Paul Manafort’s financial fraud trial says a lone holdout prevented the jury from convicting the onetime Trump campaign chairman on all 18 counts.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 22, 2018, 11 p.m.
President Donald Trump accused his former lawyer Michael Cohen of lying under pressure of prosecution as his White House grappled with allegations that the president had orchestrated a campaign cover-up …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 21, 2018, 8:40 p.m.
Paul Manafort, the longtime political operative who for months led Donald Trump’s winning presidential campaign, was found guilty of eight financial crimes Tuesday in the first trial victory of the …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 6:16 p.m.
Paul Manafort lied to keep himself flush with cash and to maintain his luxurious lifestyle when his income dropped off, prosecutors told jurors Wednesday in closing arguments in the former …
Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 11 a.m.
Paul Manafort’s defense rested its case Tuesday without calling any witnesses in the former Trump campaign chairman’s tax evasion and fraud trial. Manafort himself chose not to testify.
Mon., Aug. 13, 2018, 1 p.m.
A bank executive said he found several red flags with Paul Manafort’s finances while the former Trump campaign chairman was being considered for $16.5 million in bank loans.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 9, 2018, 10:12 p.m.
After three days of dramatic and sometimes salacious testimony in the trial of Paul Manafort, prosecutors returned to the nuts and bolts of their case against the former Trump campaign …
Wed., Aug. 8, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
The star witness in Paul Manafort’s financial fraud trial says the former Trump campaign chairman told him to be truthful about offshore shell companies and bank accounts during a 2014 …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 12:56 p.m.
Paul Manafort’s longtime deputy told jurors Tuesday how he spent years disguising millions of dollars in foreign income as loans to lower the former Trump campaign chairman’s tax bill.
Mon., Aug. 6, 2018, 3:25 p.m.
The government’s star witness in the financial fraud trial of Paul Manafort testified Monday that he embezzled hundreds of thousands of dollars from the former Trump campaign chairman – and …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 1, 2018, 4:06 p.m.
The judge in Paul Manafort’s trial told prosecutors Wednesday not to use the word “oligarch” to describe wealthy Ukrainians who paid millions to the former Trump campaign chairman.
UPDATED: Tue., July 31, 2018, 7:56 p.m.
Paul Manafort orchestrated a multimillion-dollar conspiracy to evade U.S. tax and banking laws, leaving behind a trail of lies as he lived a lavish lifestyle, prosecutors said Tuesday as they …
UPDATED: Wed., July 11, 2018, 7:45 p.m.
President Donald Trump’s jailed former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, has said in monitored phone calls that he is being treated like a “VIP” while behind bars, federal prosecutors said Wednesday …
Fri., July 6, 2018, 6:03 p.m.
Lawyers for Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, have asked a judge to relocate a criminal trial starting later this month because of pretrial publicity.
UPDATED: Tue., June 26, 2018, 10:30 p.m.
A federal judge in Virginia rejected a bid by President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, to throw out charges in the special counsel’s Russia investigation, clearing the way …
Mon., June 25, 2018, 3:29 p.m.
President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman is appealing a judge’s decision to jail him while he awaits trial on several felony charges.
UPDATED: Fri., June 15, 2018, 4:07 p.m.
Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was jailed Friday after a federal judge revoked his house arrest over allegations of witness tampering in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation.
Tue., June 12, 2018, 1:31 p.m.
Judge orders Mueller probe to turn over names of European politicians in alleged Manafort lobbying scheme
A federal judge has ordered prosecutors to tell Paul Manafort by Friday the names of the European politicians and unidentified “others” that investigators allege were part of Manafort’s secret lobbying …
UPDATED: Fri., June 8, 2018, 10:12 p.m.
Special counsel Robert Mueller has brought new obstruction charges against President Donald Trump’s campaign chairman and a longtime associate who prosecutors have said has ties to Russian intelligence.
UPDATED: Tue., April 10, 2018, 11:54 a.m.
New documents reveal that special counsel Robert Mueller may be trying to use his investigation of Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, to probe deeper into Trump’s 2016 presidential …
Thu., Feb. 22, 2018, 2:13 p.m.
New charges were filed Thursday against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and his business partner, ratcheting up the legal pressure on them as they prepare for a trial later …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 12:12 p.m.
Court records indicate at least one new charge has been filed under seal in the case against President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman.