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Manafort in wheelchair, facing ‘significant issues' with health

1 month ago   |   By Politico

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort appeared in federal court in a wheelchair on Friday and his lawyer said he's dealing with “significant issues” tied to his health because of his confinement at a Northern Virginia jail. The attorney, Kevin Downing, didn't specify what the problem was in open court but a source familiar with the situation later explained the longtime GOP operative who has been confined since mid-June is dealing with an issue related to his diet and has inflammation in his foot. Manafort, 69, was wearing a green prison jumpsuit labeled on the back “ALEXANDRIA...
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Paul Manafort appears in court in wheelchair

1 month ago   |   By NBC News

Paul Manafort's lawyer told the judge, "There are significant issues with Mr. Manafort's health concerning confinement."
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