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Paul Manafort pleads not guilty to an 18-count indictment in Russia probe

March 8, 2018 8:01 PM
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Paul Manafort pleads not guilty to an 18-count indictment in Russia probe

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort appeared in Alexandria, Virginia federal court on Thursday and entered a plea of not guilty to an 18-count indictment as part of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.

Thursday marked Manafort’s first appearance in the Virginia federal court – where the special counsel’s team filed his 18-count indictment last month on charges of money laundering and tax evasion among others.

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