• Roger Stone Feb 18

    Judge Refuses to Delay Sentencing of Roger Stone, But Will Consider Bid for New Trial

    The judge presiding over the case of President Donald Trump’s longtime ally Roger Stone said his sentencing hearing will move forward as planned on Thursday, but indicated she will defer the execution of the sentence until the court rules on the defense’s request for a new trial.

  • Donald Trump Jul 16, 2019

    Judge Bars Trump Friend Roger Stone From Social Media, Says He Broke Gag Order

    No more Instagram for Roger Stone. Facebook and Twitter are out, too. A federal judge barred Stone from posting on social media Tuesday after concluding that the longtime confidant of President Donald Trump repeatedly flouted her gag order. Stone, who is charged with lying in the Russia investigation, has used social media repeatedly to disparage the case against him and...

  • Donald Trump Feb 22, 2019

    Cohen to Testify to Congress as Stone's Gag Order Tightens

    President Trump’s long-time lawyer, Michael Cohen, is preparing to testify to Congress next week. Another Trump associate, Roger Stone, was ordered not to talk about his case at all after apologizing for posting a photo of the judge with a target next to her face. Meanwhile, special counsel Robert Mueller is expected to report any day now.

  • Donald Trump Feb 22, 2019

    Judge Places Gag Order on Roger Stone After Instagram Post

    A federal judge ordered Roger Stone not to discuss his criminal case with anyone and issued a stinging reprimand Thursday over the longtime Trump confidant’s decision to post a photo on Instagram of the judge with what appeared to be the crosshairs of a gun. U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson said that Stone would “pose a danger” to others...

  • Donald Trump Feb 19, 2019

    Judge Orders Roger Stone to Court Over Instagram Post

    A federal judge on Tuesday ordered Roger Stone to appear in court to consider whether to revoke his bail after the longtime Donald Trump confidant posted a photo on Instagram of the judge with what appeared to be crosshairs of a gun. U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson said Stone must show for a hearing Thursday afternoon and prove why...

  • judge Feb 15, 2019

    Judge Issues Gag Order in Roger Stone Case

    A federal judge issued a gag order in the Roger Stone case Friday, saying attorneys and witnesses for the former Trump campaign adviser and prosecutors working for special counsel Robert Mueller may not speak publicly about Stone’s prosecution for lying, witness tampering and obstruction. Judge Amy Berman Jackson also put an end to Stone’s courthouse press conferences, NBC News reported.......

  • judge Feb 14, 2019

    Judge Finds Manafort Lied to Investigators in Russia Probe

    Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort intentionally lied to investigators and a federal grand jury in the special counsel’s Russia probe, a judge ruled Wednesday. U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson’s decision was another loss for Manafort, a once-wealthy political consultant who rose to lead Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign and now faces years in prison in two criminal cases brought...

  • Donald Trump Feb 2, 2019

    Judge in Roger Stone Case Says She's Considering Gag Order

    A federal judge on Friday cautioned longtime Donald Trump confidant Roger Stone not to treat the charges against him like a public relations campaign or book tour, and said she may issue a gag order in the case. U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson said she had already noticed a significant amount of publicity in the case, including television appearances...

  • United States Jan 25, 2019

    Judge Sets Hearing Behind Closed Doors in Manafort Case

    A federal judge said Friday she will hold a hearing behind closed doors to determine whether former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort intentionally lied to investigators, including about sharing polling data with a business associate the U.S. says has ties to Russian intelligence. Attorneys with special counsel Robert Mueller’s office say Manafort breached his plea deal by repeatedly making false...

  • Donald Trump Dec 8, 2018

    Prosecutors: Manafort Violated Deal With ‘Multiple Discernible Lies'

    Federal prosecutors filed papers in court alleging former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort violated his previous plea deal.

  • Federal Bureau of Investigation Sep 4, 2018

    Jurors Won't Be Sequestered in Next Manafort Trial

    The jury who will hear the next criminal trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort will not be sequestered, a federal judge said Tuesday as she began the process of gathering information that will be used during jury selection later this month. U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson said jurors will be allowed to go about their regular lives...

  • California Aug 21, 2018

    Paul Manafort Guilty on 8 Fraud Counts

    Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was found guilty of eight counts of bank and tax fraud on Tuesday. A federal jury deadlocked on the 10 other charges.

  • judge May 15, 2018

    Judge: Special Counsel Had Authority to Prosecute Manafort

    A federal judge in Washington refused Tuesday to throw out criminal charges brought by special counsel Robert Mueller against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, NBC News reported. Judge Amy Berman Jackson said the indictment “falls squarely within that portion of the authority granted to the Special Counsel that Manafort finds unobjectionable,” namely the order to investigate any links coordination...

  • Donald Trump Apr 27, 2018

    Judge Tosses Manafort Civil Suit Challenging Special Counsel

    A federal judge in Washington on Friday threw out a civil lawsuit brought by President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman that sought to challenge the authority of the special counsel in the Russia investigation. The decision was a blow to Paul Manafort’s defense against numerous charges brought by special counsel Robert Mueller and a rejection of his use of a...

  • Donald Trump Mar 19, 2018

    Manafort's Case Saddled by Side Issues, Disputes With Judge

    U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson was not amused. A lawyer for Paul Manafort, the former campaign chairman for President Donald Trump, was trying to justify the multimillion-dollar value of his client’s home as part of a bail package. Rather than producing tax assessment or property records, the lawyer submitted to the judge a printout from Zillow, the online real...

  • attorney Oct 30, 2017

    Russia Probe: Paul Manafort, Rick Gates Hit With 12-Charge Indictment

    Top Trump campaign officials Paul Manafort and Rick Gates surrendered to authorities on Monday. Both face 12 charges, including conspiracy to launder money, failure to register as a foreign agent and more.

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