Monday, August 13, 2018

Paul Craig Roberts Blasts Mueller's 'Weaponization' Of The Law | Zero Hedge  


Manafort's career is involved with Republican political campaigns. He is charged with such crimes as paying for NY Yankee baseball tickets with offshore funds not declared to tax authorities and with attempting to get bank loans on the basis of misrepresentation of his financial condition.


In the prosecutors' case, Manafort doesn't have to have succeeded in getting a loan based on financial misrepresentation, only to be guilty of trying. 


Two of the people testifying against him have been paid off with dropped charges.