Judge Drops The Hammer On Paul Manafort After Ruling He ‘Intentionally’ Lied To Mueller
A federal judge in Washington, DC on Wednesday revoked Paul Manafort’s plea deal, saying that the former Trump campaign Chairman ‘intentionally’ lied to the FBI, special counsel Robert Mueller and to a grand jury.
According to CNN, Judge Amy Berman Jackson said that Manafort “intentionally made multiple false statements to the FBI, the (office of special counsel) and the grand jury concerning matters that were material to the investigation.”
The issue was the subject of a closed-door hearing Wednesday afternoon.
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