• Mueller Tells Court Manafort Lied in ‘Numerous Ways,' Breaching Plea Deal

    6 days ago - By Fortune

    Special Counsel Robert Mueller said in a court filing late on Dec. 7 that Trump's one-time campaign manager Paul Manafort had breached his plea agreement with the government by telling “multiple discernible lies” in several ways and on several occasions.
    Manafort pleaded guilty to two charges of conspiracy in September to avoid a second trial after a jury found him guilty of eight out of 18 charges related to financial and tax fraud. This latest filing amplifies a filing last month in which Mueller said Manafort had misled prosecutors following the plea deal. Mueller wants Manafort's...
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