Ex-Trump campaign chief rebuked by judge for public comments
March 1, 2018
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman was reprimanded by a federal judge Wednesday for speaking publicly in violation of her gag order in his criminal case.
The rebuke of Paul Manafort came as he pleaded not guilty to the latest charges brought by special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigators.
Manafort appeared at the federal courthouse to enter a formal plea to a second indictment accusing him of acting as an unregistered foreign agent and directing an international money-laundering conspiracy stemming from his political work in Ukraine.
It was his f...
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