During the next court process on the case of the former head of election campaign of Donald trump Paul Manafort will be presented one and a half thousand proofs of his lobbying activities. This publication reports The Washington Post.
In particular, the court will consider the activities of Manafort during his work as a political consultant “Party of regions” in Ukraine.
Commencement of trial scheduled for September 17. It is planned that the hearings would be considered political activity of Manafort in the period from 2006 to 2017.
It is also reported that the process will involve three witnesses who spoke earlier at the hearing on the case of Manafort.
As a reminder, during the previous process, which took a record three weeks, Manafort was found guilty on 8 of the 18 counts. Among them – evasion from payment of taxes, failure to declare foreign Bank accounts, as required by law, and Bank fraud.
The trial of Manafort began in the United States on July 31. Ex-spin doctor trump accused of money laundering and tax evasion for nearly a decade of cooperation with the former leadership of Ukraine.
The consequence considers that for the work of a political consultant in Ukraine Manafort earned more than $ 60 million, but officially it has declared 14 million dollars. revenues for 2010-2014.
Earlier, the investigation team has presented more than 300 documents that reveal details of the cooperation of Manafort with the Party of regions and the Opposition bloc.
Journalist of “voice of America” Ruslan Petrichka reported that Manafort faces up to 80 years in prison.