President’s former Campaign Chairman found guilty on 8 counts

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President Trump’s former Campaign Chairman Paul Manafort was found guilty on eight counts, including tax fraud.

A partial verdict has been reached in the case against Manafort. He is the first person prosecuted by Special Counsel Robert Mueller in his investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 campaign.

Five counts are tax fraud charges, two counts of bank fraud and one charge of hiding foreign bank accounts.

Judge T.S. Ellis has declared a mistrial on 10 other counts.

We will have more information on WTAJ News at 6 p.m.

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