Jurors In Craig Trial See Cooperation, Tension With Manafort

Law360 (August 21, 2019, 10:08 PM EDT) -- Federal prosecutors on Wednesday showed a D.C. jury a raft of emails between ex-Skadden partner Gregory Craig and Paul Manafort showing a sometimes tense push-and-pull over how much the firm would be paid for work it was doing in Ukraine seven years ago, and by whom.

With prosecutors seeking to demonstrate Craig's involvement in a Manafort-led public relations effort, jurors were shown one April 2012 email in which Craig blasted Manafort for only sending a portion of a promised $2 million.

With a team from Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP already in Kiev racking up billables and expenses, Craig...

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