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# paul-manafort - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

Trump's former campaign chairman released from prison amid coronavirus concerns

Manafort was admitted to hospital in December after suffering from a heart-related condition.

# paul-manafort - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Trump's ex-campaign chief Manafort sentenced to three and half more years in prison

His is the highest profile case yet stemming from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation.

# paul-manafort - Friday 8 March, 2019

Trump's ex-campaign chief sentenced to almost four years in prison

Paul Manafort was jailed for tax crimes and bank fraud.

# paul-manafort - Saturday 16 February, 2019

Former Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort faces 24 years in prison for lying to Russia investigation

A judge ruled this month that Manafort “intentionally” lied about contacts with a suspected Russian operative.

# paul-manafort - Thursday 14 February, 2019

Former head of Trump presidential campaign 'intentionally' misled Russia investigation, judge rules

Paul Manafort faces years in prison in two criminal cases following yesterday’s ruling.

# paul-manafort - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

Trump's ex-campaign chair Paul Manafort 'lied to prosecutors'

According to a court filing, Manafort does not believe he’s breached the government agreement.

# paul-manafort - Friday 14 September, 2018

Ex-Trump campaign chairman Manafort to plead guilty to conspiracy charges

He had previously been found guilty of tax evasion and bank fraud.

# paul-manafort - Friday 24 August, 2018

Trump - 'Impeach me and watch the economy crash'

The embattled US president’s outbursts prompted a rare retort from his out-of-favour Attorney General Jeff Sessions last night.

# paul-manafort - Wednesday 22 August, 2018

Explainer: Why Trump is in the firing line after two key allies found guilty

Former lawyer Michael Cohen has implicated the US President in alleged “hush money” payments.

# paul-manafort - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

Ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort found guilty of tax evasion and bank fraud

The US president previously suggested that Manafort has been treated worse than Al Capone.

# paul-manafort - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

Donald Trump Jr plays down 'bait and switch' meeting with Russian lawyer

His father has said the meeting was “totally legal”.

Manafort's ex-business partner testifies they conspired to hide millions of dollars in foreign banks

Rick Gates testified that he conspired with his ex-boss to hide millions of dollars in foreign bank accounts from US tax authorities.

# paul-manafort - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

Former Trump campaign chief considered himself 'above the law', court hears

Paul Manafort is in court for alleged crimes related to his lobbying activities on behalf of the former Russian-backed government of Ukraine.

# paul-manafort - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

Jury seated for bank and tax fraud trial of former Trump campaign chief

Five witnesses have been granted immunity to testify against Manafort.

Trump's former campaign chief to face trial today

Paul Manafort has pleaded not guilty to 18 counts of bank and tax fraud.

# paul-manafort - Friday 15 June, 2018

Trump's former campaign chair Paul Manafort sent to jail

A judge revoked his house arrest, citing newly filed obstruction of justice charges.

# paul-manafort - Friday 8 June, 2018

Witness-tampering charges filed against former Trump campaign chairman

Robert Mueller also charged Paul Manafort’s Russian fixer for the first time today.

# paul-manafort - Tuesday 5 June, 2018

Paul Manafort accused of attempting to tamper with witnesses in Russia probe

Manafort has been under home confinement since he was indicted more than seven months ago.

# paul-manafort - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

Dutch lawyer becomes first person sentenced in Trump-Russia probe

Alex van der Zwaan has been sentenced to 30 days in jail and fined $20,000.

# paul-manafort - Friday 23 February, 2018

Ex-Trump campaign chief hit with more fraud charges

Paul Manafort and his former partner were already indicted for money laundering and tax evasion.

# paul-manafort - Saturday 4 November, 2017

The Mueller probe: Here's what's been happening this week in the Trump-Russia Investigation

It’s been an incredibly busy week – get up to speed here.

# paul-manafort - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

# paul-manafort - Monday 30 October, 2017

Trump's former campaign manager indicted while aide pleads guilty to lying on Russia links

The charges against Paul Manafort, Rick Gates and George Papadopoulos have been unsealed this afternoon.

# paul-manafort - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Trump's former campaign manager offered to give 'private briefings' to a Russian billionaire

Paul Manafort worked as Trump’s manager during the 2016 presidential election campaign.

# paul-manafort - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

FBI raids home of Trump's former election campaign manager

Paul Manafort is being investigated as part of a probe into alleged Russian meddling in the US election.

# paul-manafort - Sunday 21 August, 2016

Dark knight of lobbyists: Who is Paul Manafort, Trump's former campaign chairman?

He’s a formidable Republican strategist who spent years lobbying for dictators.

# paul-manafort - Friday 19 August, 2016

Donald Trump's campaign chairman has resigned

Manafort had been named in a corruption investigation in Ukraine

# paul-manafort - Monday 15 August, 2016

Trump adviser denies receiving illegal cash payments from Ukraine

Paul Manafort previously worked as a consultant for former president Viktor Yanukovych’s party.

Trump says he's not just competing with "crooked Hillary" but the "crooked media" too

A clearly irate Trump has lashed out at the media over the perceived unfairness of its coverage.

# paul-manafort - Monday 18 July, 2016

Celebrity speakers at Republican convention include stars of Bugsy Malone and General Hospital

The bar for the celebrity star power that will be on show in Cleveland is a little lower than expected.