Ep. 29: How Manafort’s Latest Legal Gambit Blew Up In His Face

TPM’s lead reporter on the Russia story, Tierney Sneed, joins us from Washington D.C. to talk through the first of Manafort’s trials, getting underway in Virginia later this month. Manafort’s sneaky attempts to push back the trial start date haven’t worked out quite the way he hoped, despite a judge who was initially sympathetic. Tierney gives us the details.

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