Previous thread http://forums.sherdog.com/threads/r...er-investigation-lands-first-charges.3644737/ Manafort, Trump's campaign manager and transition committee member, indicted with Gates, a Trump staffer, on eleven counts arising from misconduct reaching into 2017 related to payments received through 2014 from the pro-russia faction of Ukraine's pre-war government. They have pleaded not guilty. George Papadopolous pleaded guilty to lying to federal investigators in 2017 about activities occuring 2016-17. Admits to meeting with various Russian officials regarding setting up meetings and "dirt" on Hillary while acting on behalf of the Trump campaign, something he previously denied. Tony Podesta,* resigned from the Podesta Group shortly after the firm came under investigation in connection with a 2012 contract through Manafort which they did not properly register as for a foreign government. The Podesta Group alleges that they were unaware of the nature of the client and were contracted by a shell. * Tony Podesta is John Podesta's brother, who worked as Clinton's campaign manager for the 2016 campaign. Tony Podesta did not work for Clinton, but did feature in some Pizzagate conspiracies. Stay tuned for Flynn!