Mueller Cites Gag Order Plot In Manafort House Arrest Fight

Law360, Washington (December 4, 2017, 7:03 PM EST) -- Indicted Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort was ghostwriting an editorial about his Ukrainian lobbying work despite a judge's gag order barring statements to the media, Special Counsel Robert Mueller's office said in a Monday court filing seeking to keep Manafort on house arrest.

Mueller’s team said that Manafort and a longtime colleague allegedly tied to Russian intelligence were working on an English-language article about his “political work” in Ukraine as late as Nov. 30. Manafort’s lobbying on behalf of the country’s pro-Russian party and exiled president...
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USA v. MANAFORT et al


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1:17-cr-00201

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District Of Columbia

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October 27, 2017

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