Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort sentenced to more than 3 1/2 additional years in prison
Manafort offered an apology Wednesday as he appeared before a federal judge in Washington for sentencing.
In a plea cut in September 2018, Manafort admitted to money laundering, tax fraud and illegal foreign lobbying connected to his years of lucrative work for Ukrainian politicians, as well as defrauding banks to supplement his income with cash through mortgages.
He pleaded guilty to two criminal charges: conspiracy against the US and conspiracy witness tampering, which he committed after his arrest.
US District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson said she will …read more
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