Listen: Paul Manafort, NPR And Fraud discussed on All Things Considered
"Six thirty live from NPR news in Culver City, California. I'm DeWayne Brown. President Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort was sentenced to just under four years in prison today for Bank and tax fraud. Charges NPR's miles parks has this update the sentences significantly lighter than the twenty four years. Manafort could have received under sentencing guidelines, judge TSL's called those guidelines unwarranted and excessive for the fraud. Metaphor was convicted of still the judge said his crimes were serious and amounted to theft from everyone in the US who pays taxes and manafort's trial last year government attorneys laid out how he hit tens of millions of dollars. He made while working as a political consultant in Ukraine in"