PaulManafort

  • Judge denies Paul Manafort request

    A federal judge on Wednesday denied a request by President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort to suppress evidence seized by the FBI from his home as part of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s ongoing probe into whether Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign colluded with Russia. Manafort’s lawyers had sought...
  • Federal judge denies Trump’s Former Campaign Manager request

    A federal judge on Wednesday denied Paul Manafort’s request to remain at his rural Virginia jail, ordering U.S. Marshals to move the former Trump campaign manager to a detention facility in Alexandria, Va. Judge T.S. Ellis, who is presiding over Manafort’s trial in Virginia beginning in two weeks, initially...
  • Paul Manafort’s Attorneys concerned about meetings with top law enforcement figures and new reports

    Lawyers for ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort are raising concerns about a 2017 meeting between top law enforcement figures and Associated Press reporters, questioning whether “grand jury secrecy” was violated and revealing memos that say the reporters even offered investigators a “code” pertaining to their client’s storage facility. The...
  • Paul Manafort is requesting to be released pending his appeal

    Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort is asking to be released from jail pending his appeal. The filing in D.C. Court of Appeals argues that his detention “gravely impairs” his ability to prepare for the defenses in his two trials. It also describes his detention at Northern Neck Regional Jail....
  • Paul Manafort taken into custody while appealing the revocation of his bond

    Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has appealed the revocation of his bond by a federal judge last week in Washington. A DC Federal Judge ruled last Thursday that she could find no restrictions that she could impose on Manafort’s continued release that would keep him from potentially being...
  • Virginia Prison has Paul Manafort listed as VIP

    He’s a Very Important Prisoner. Paul Manafort, one-time head of President Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign, spent his first night in a federal prison in Virginia on Friday — where his location was listed as “VIP.” Manafort is being housed at the Northern Neck Regional Jail in Warsaw, Virginia, about...
  • Paul Manafort, Former Campaign Chairman for President Trump will ask the judge for no jail time

    President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort is set to ask a federal judge on Friday not to revoke his bail and send him to jail pending trial after Special Counsel Robert Mueller filed new charges of witness tampering last week. Manafort, whose charges arise from Mueller’s ongoing...
  • Paul Manafort accused of witness tampering

    Special Counsel Robert Mueller is seeking to revoke the bail of President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, for allegedly tampering with witnesses in the year-long probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, according to a court filing Monday night. Attorneys with the special counsel have accused...
  • Paul Manafort’s trial delayed by federal judge

    A federal judge in Virginia on Friday postponed former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort’s jury trial on fraud and money laundering changes, moving the start date from July 10 to July 24. In an order issued in federal court in Alexandria, U.S. District Judge T.S. Ellis III cited a “family...