TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Aug 21, 2018
Former campaign chairman to President Trump Paul Manafort was convicted by a federal jury in Virginia today on eight counts of bank and tax fraud, Fox News reports. On 10 other counts related to financial crimes, the jury could not come to a decision and a mistrial was declared. Manafort also faces charges in a separate federal court case in Washington, including conspiring against the United States, conspiring to launder money, failing to register as an agent of a foreign principal and providing false statements.