INDICTED: Ex-Trump Campaign Chair Paul Manafort Surrenders to FBI

Manafort Secretly Worked for Russian Billionaire To Benefit Putin GovernmentBREAKING: Ex-Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort and associate, Rick Gates, turn themselves in to federal authorities in Mueller Russia investigation.

The Special Counsel announced that Paul Manafort and Richard Gates have been indicted by a federal grand jury. The 12-count indictment is on “conspiracy against the United States, conspiracy to launder money, unregistered agent of a foreign principal, false and misleading FARA statements, false statements, and seven counts of failure to file reports of foreign bank and financial accounts.”

The charges do not cover any activities related to the campaign, though superceding indictments remain possible.