Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort arrives for arraignment on a third superseding indictment against him by Special Counsel Robert Mueller on charges of witness tampering, Washington, D.C., June 15, 2018. (Reuters/Jonathan Ernst/File Photo)
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Paul Manafort, the longtime political operative who for months led U.S. President Donald Trump's successful campaign, was found guilty of eight financial crimes Tuesday in the first trial victory of the special counsel investigation into the president's associates.A judge declared a mistrial on 10 other counts the jury could not agree on.The jury couldn't reach a verdict on three other foreign-bank-account charges, and the remaining bank fraud and conspiracy counts.Prosecutors have until Aug. 29 to decide whether they will seek a retrial on the 10 counts where the jury hung.
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