Paul Manafort

President Donald Trump waves as he steps off Air Force One, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018, in Charleston, W.Va.
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August 21, 2018 - 7:19 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump faced one of the most perilous moments of his presidency on Tuesday after two onetime members of his inner circle simultaneously faced the words "guilty." The back-to-back legal blows in a pair of courtrooms in different states came as Trump tore into the...
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Kathleen Manafort, right, wife of Paul Manafort, walks with Manafort spokesman Jason Maloni, left, to federal court for continuing jury deliberation in the trial of the former Donald Trump campaign chairman.
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August 21, 2018 - 1:02 pm
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — 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 special counsel investigation into the president's associates. A judge...
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Kathleen Manafort, right, wife of Paul Manafort, walks with Manafort spokesman Jason Maloni, left, to federal court for continuing jury deliberation in the trial of the former Donald Trump campaign chairman.
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August 20, 2018 - 6:46 pm
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — 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...
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In this May 23, 2018, file photo, Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the Federal District Court after a hearing, in Washington.
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August 20, 2018 - 8:27 am
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Jury deliberations are expected to resume in the financial fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort. Monday marks the third day that jurors ponder the 18-count indictment. Federal prosecutors in the trial in Alexandria, Virginia, allege that Manafort hid...
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Manafort fraud trial
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August 17, 2018 - 3:40 pm
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — The judge in former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's fraud trial refused Friday to release the names of jurors, saying he has received threats and fears for their safety as well. U.S. District Judge T.S. Ellis III revealed his concerns in explaining why he doesn't...
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Kevin Downing, left, and Thomas Zehnle, with the defense team for Paul Manafort, leave federal court during the second day of jury deliberations in the trial of the former Trump campaign chairman, in Alexandria, Va., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018.
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August 17, 2018 - 12:56 pm
By Matthew Barakat, Stephen Braun and Jeff Horwitz, Associated Press ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday defended Paul Manafort, his former campaign chairman on trial for financial fraud, calling him a "very good person" as a jury entered its second day of deliberations...
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Defense attorneys Richard Westling, left, Kevin Downing, and Thomas Zehnle, walk to federal court as jury deliberations begin in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, in Alexandria, Va., Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018.
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August 16, 2018 - 6:37 am
By Chad Day and Anne Flaherty, Associated Press ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Jurors began their deliberations Thursday in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, who prosecutors say earned $60 million advising Russia-backed politicians in Ukraine, hid much of it from the IRS and then...
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Defense attorney Kevin Downing makes a statement to the media after leaving federal court in the trial of former Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, in Alexandria, Va., Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018.
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August 15, 2018 - 6:44 am
By Chad Day, Matthew Barakat and Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Paul Manafort's defense rested its case Tuesday without calling any witnesses in the former Trump campaign chairman's tax evasion and bank fraud trial. Manafort himself chose not to testify. The decision...
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Members of the defense team for Paul Manafort, including from left, Jay Nanavati, Kevin Downing, Brian Ketcham, Richard Westling, and Thomas Zehnle, walk to federal court as the trial of the former Trump campaign chairman continues.
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August 14, 2018 - 3:16 pm
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — 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. The decision by Manafort's lawyer, Kevin Downing, not to call witnesses clears the way for...
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Federal court is seen as the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort continues, in Alexandria, Va., Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018.
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August 10, 2018 - 9:29 am
By Eric Tucker, Stephen Braun and Chad Day, Associated Press ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — 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...
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