Breaking: Manafort Jailed

Filed in National by on June 15, 2018

A federal judge has revoked Paul Manafort’s bail after Robert Mueller brought the court evidence of his attempts to tamper with witnesses while he was free.

Manafort’s lawyers argued for stricter no-contact rules, but after an hour-long hearing U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson took a 30 minute recess before announcing her decision that nothing short of detention would work. “This is not middle school. I cannot take his cell phone,” she said.

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  1. Jason330 says:

    If you listen to one podcast a year listen to last nights Rachel Maddow show.