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Paul Manafort Paid for Lavish Clothes, Real Estate With Foreign Funds: Prosecutors

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort paid for real estate, house renovations, expensive clothing, and cars using international wire transfers or foreign shell companies, witnesses told jurors in the second day of Manaforts trial in Alexandria, Virginia. CNN reports that Manaforts friend Wayne Holland testified that he helped Manafort make a real estate deal and was told Manafort paid through a company called Lucicle Consultants Limited, which prosecutors claim is a shell company based in Cyprus. Manafort also told a boutique store manager that he would be paying for his…

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Paul Manafort Goes to Jail

Paul Manafort is going to jail. A federal judge in Washington, D.C., ruled Friday morning to revoke his bail, meaning the presidents former campaign chairman will be incarcerated until his September trial. The move came after special counsel Bob Muellers team moved for the judge to change the terms of Manaforts bail. Muellers team alleged that Manafort and Konstantin Kilimnicka former colleague of Manaforts who the special counsel recently indictedtampered with witnesses in the months after being charged with a host of crimes. Last week, a grand jury handed down…

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