Prosecutors with Robert Mueller’s special counsel investigation revealed in a court filing on Friday evening that Paul Manafort lied to them about several contacts he had with senior Trump administration officials while he was under indictment.
The memo did not divulge any details about a second criminal investigation Mueller is working on, and it hinted about a possible third.
Matt Whitaker, the acting attorney general appointed by President Trump to replace Jeff Sessions, has deep roots in Iowa — and a history there that a leading Democrat says “raises troubling questions” about how he has used his official powers.
Citing ethics concerns, Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh declined more than $600,000 donated to aid his family during the firestorm over sexual misconduct allegations that plagued his confirmation.
A Manhattan judge issued a ruling on Thursday that thwarts the Trump campaign’s attempts to keep a lawsuit out of open court.