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>> President Donald Trump's one-time campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, struck a deal Friday to plead guilty to the charges brought on by Special Counsel, Robert Mueller. The ex-Trump aide has agreed to plead guilty to conspiracy against the US and conspiracy to obstruct justice by tampering with witnesses. Manafort's decision revealed in a Friday court filing came days before jury selection in Washington was set to begin.
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Manafort will now avoid that trial. Still unclear is whether he will cooperate with Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. If he did, that would be a potential blow to the President.>> I feel very badly for Paul Manafort.>> 69-year-old Manafort is already facing eight to ten years in prison.
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He was convicted last month on eight counts of fraud and failing to disclose foreign bank accounts. Manafort is scheduled to appear in court Friday.
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