• Paul Manafort asks judge to dismiss charges

    4 monthes ago - By New York Post

    President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman asked a federal judge Wednesday to dismiss some of the criminal charges he faces related to his foreign lobbying work on behalf of Ukrainian interests. In a series of motions, attorneys for Paul Manafort attacked the case brought against him in Washington, arguing that special counsel Robert Mueller exceeded...
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  • Manafort seeks dismissal of D.C. Mueller indictment

    Manafort seeks dismissal of D.C. Mueller indictment

    4 monthes ago - By Politico

    The indictment that former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort faces on charges of money laundering and failing to register as a foreign agent is fatally flawed because of defects in the appointment of Special Counsel Robert Mueller, Manafort's attorneys argued in a new court filing Wednesday night. In a motion seeking dismissal of all five charges pending against Manafort in federal court in Washington, lawyers for the former Trump aide and veteran lobbyist contend that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein gave Mueller too much authority when he was appointed last May. Manafort's...
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  • Ex-Trump campaign chairman asks judge to dismiss charges

    4 monthes ago - By The Seattle Times

    WASHINGTON - The former chairman of the President Donald Trump's campaign has asked a judge in Washington to dismiss the criminal charges against him. Paul Manafort faces a separate indictment in Virginia. He filed the motion to dismiss late Wednesday night. His arguments largely mimic a lawsuit he filed in January challenging the authority...
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  • Former Trump campaign manager Manafort files to dismiss charges

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    WASHINGTON - Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort on Wednesday filed a motion in federal court seeking to dismiss charges against him, saying that the special counsel had exceeded his authority by charging Manafort with crimes not related to Russian meddling in the 2016 election.
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