Enjoy live music, open bar and tastings from the area's best restaurants at the first ever Best of Greater Williamsburg Event! Get your Early Bird Tickets today!

Oleg Deripaska

Paul Manafort fights use of financial records at trial

Paul Manafort fights use of financial records at trial

Having lost his fight to have the bank- and tax-fraud case against him thrown out of federal court, Paul Manafort on Friday sought to have the financial records found in his condominium and storage unit tossed.

Those records were obtained through search warrants, partially released this week, that detail the extent to which the former lobbyist and Trump campaign chairman found himself in debt and dependent on money from pro-Russian interests.

His attorneys are asking U.S. District Judge T.S. Ellis, who ruled that special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s case...

75°