Paul Manafort, who is Donald Trumps former kampagnechef, gets 43 months in prison for his role in the Russian interference in the presidential election in 2016.
the Judgment must be a judgment from last week. Here was Manafort sentenced to 47 months in prison for tax evasion of several million dollars.
Overall runs it up in seven and a half years in prison for the former kampagnechef.
the presiding Judge Amy Berman Jackson celebrity Manafort guilty of conspiracy against the UNITED states and to prevent an investigation.
the Fact that he in september last year pleaded guilty.
Anyway, he got a rough ride by the judge.
- It is hard to exaggerate the number of lies and amount of fraud and the extraordinary amount of money involved, Jackson said.
- What you did was to lie to Congress and the american public, Jackson said, according to NBC News.
According to her, and he did not fraud in order to help his family. On the contrary, it was about living a lavish life with "more suits than a man can bear".
the Case against Manafort offshoot of the special prosecutor Robert müller's study.
He has had to clarify whether there was Russian interference in the u.s. presidential election in 2016, when Donald Trump ran with the victory.
the 69-year-old Manafort is one of the first persons in the circle around the Donald Trump, who has been convicted of criminal charges as a result of müller's Russia survey.
Although Manafort within a week have received two judgments, he can look forward to more contact with the justice system in the future.
Manafort has been indicted in the state of New York for, among other things lånesvindel. It tells prosecutor Cyrus Vance on Wednesday.