Manafort guilty. Paul Manafort was found guilty of eight felony charges, with the remaining 10 declared a mistrial. The guilty verdicts included five counts of tax fraud, one count of failure to file a report of foreign bank and financial accounts, and two counts of bank fraud. Manafort faces a maximum prison sentence of 80 years, but is likely to face no more than 10. At 69 years of age, even that is a lot.
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