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Much Ado About Collusion In Manafort’s Non-Collusion Sentencing

March 13, 2019 2:43 p.m.

U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson made clear at the beginning of her sentencing hearing for Paul Manafort that “any conspiracy, collusion” with Russia “was not presented in this case.”

The remark was somewhat similar to a proclamation made by the judge in Manafort’s case in Virginia as he kicked off the sentencing hearing there last week.

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