Manafort faces midnight deadline to respond to Mueller’s claims that he lied to bargain

closevideo reports: Müller could Russia investigation until mid-February

The former trump-campaign-manager Paul Manafort, with a deadline of midnight on Monday to answer Special Counsel Robert Miller’s accusations that he lied to FBI agents after agreeing to a plea deal.

DC District Court Judge Amy Jackson, the Director-Müller-team to reply to Manafort, the answer of Jan. 14, set the mounting-and-answer period, according to Müller, allegedly in a bomb submission in November, Manafort had lied about “a variety of themes”, because of his agreement with the earlier this year, against the agreement.

Manafort, 69, has denied Muller his claims. The former DC player, was convicted in a Virginia court of fraud in several cases of financial to work over the summer in connection, he graduated in the Ukraine as a political consultant.


A separate study on similar charges, which took effect in September in Washington, DC, Manafort, in an arrangement with the government, to prevent approaches, the procedures in exchange for offering his full cooperation. Manafort has remained in prison and was expected to be at least 10 years in prison.

“After the signing of the agreement, Manafort committed Federal crimes by lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Special Counsel’s Office, on a variety of subjects, the said breach of the agreement,” Miller’s office in a filing in November.

Manafort, according to the report, disputed the claims of the special counsel.

A federal grand jury in Washington, DC, was Muller’s team has been extended for about 6 months

“Manafort met with the government on a number of occasions and the government has responded to questions”, the report said, citing the former Chairman. “Manafort has made information available to the government in an effort to live up to his obligations to cooperate. He thinks he has to make truthful statements and not agree with the characterization, with the government or that he is against the agreement.”

A hearing is expected Jan. 25 to address Miller’s claims against Jackson. Sentencing in this case has been set tentatively for the beginning of March.

Meanwhile, Manafort face of condemnation by the US is planned-the Federal court in Virginia on Feb. 8.


Mueller’s probe into the Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential elections, supposedly the follow-up. Also on Monday, Trump’s legal team pushed back on suggestions, try the White house could keep the parts of the Müller-final Russia-probe-report under lock and key.

“We prefer that as much of the report as possible of the public” Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani told Fox News on Monday. “We believe that selective release would be problematic.”

Fox News’ Matt Richardson contributed to this report.

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