• Federal Judge Rules Manafort Breached Plea Deal by Lying to Special Counsel About Russia Contacts

    6 monthes ago - By Slate

    A federal judge ruled Wednesday that former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort lied to prosecutors repeatedly about several aspects of Robert Mueller's investigation despite signing a plea deal that committed Manafort to cooperating with the Russia investigation. The plea agreement stipulated that Manafort, who had already been found guilty on multiple counts of fraud in another case, “shall cooperate fully, truthfully, completely, and forthrightly with the Government.” District Judge Amy Berman Jackson, however, found that Manafort knowingly made false statements to the FBI and...
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  • U.S. judge rules ex-Trump campaign chief breached plea deal

    6 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. President Donald Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort breached his plea agreement with Special Counsel Robert Mueller's office by lying to prosecutors, a federal judge ruled on Wednesday.
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  • A judge ruled that Paul Manafort lied to prosecutors after striking a plea deal with Mueller

    A judge ruled that Paul Manafort lied to prosecutors after striking a plea deal with Mueller

    6 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    A federal judge ruled that Paul Manafort violated his plea deal with the special counsel Robert Mueller.
    The judge found that Manafort made materially false statements to prosecutors in three out of five instances outlined by Mueller's office.
    The ruling nullifies Manafort's plea deal with Mueller.
    US District Judge Amy Berman Jackson ruled Wednesday that Paul Manafort, the former chairman of President Donald Trump's campaign, lied to prosecutors in three out of five instances outlined by the special counsel Robert Mueller's office.
    Manafort lied after striking a plea deal with Mueller's...
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  • Judge voids Paul Manafort's plea deal for ‘intentionally' lying to Mueller

    Judge voids Paul Manafort's plea deal for ‘intentionally' lying to Mueller

    6 monthes ago - By New York Post

    Paul Manafort lied to Special Counsel Robert Mueller's office and a federal grand jury while being questioned about the Trump 2016 presidential campaign's alleged ties to Russia, a judge ruled Wednesday. The findings breach Manafort's plea agreement with federal prosecutors and will likely hurt his chances of receiving a reduced sentence next month, US District...
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  • Judge: Trump's former campaign chairman lied to the special counsel team

    6 monthes ago - By ABC News

    A federal judge on Wednesday accepted the argument by federal prosecutors that Paul Manafort continued to lie to special counsel Robert Mueller's team after plea deal.
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  • Federal judge rules ex-Trump campaign chief breached plea deal

    6 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. President Donald Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort breached his plea agreement with Special Counsel Robert Mueller's office by intentionally lying to prosecutors, a federal judge ruled on Wednesday.
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  • Manafort Intentionally Lied To Special Counsel, Judge Says

    Manafort Intentionally Lied To Special Counsel, Judge Says

    6 monthes ago - By NPR

    The judge said the prosecutors led by Robert Mueller are no longer bound by their plea deal with Manafort, onetime chairman of Trump's 2016 presidential campaign. (Image credit: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)
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  • Manafort Intentionally Lied To Special Counsel, Judge Says

    Manafort Intentionally Lied To Special Counsel, Judge Says

    6 monthes ago - By NPR

    The judge said the prosecutors led by Robert Mueller are no longer bound by their plea deal with Manafort, onetime chairman of Trump's 2016 presidential campaign. (Image credit: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)
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