Judge denies Manafort's request to dismiss case in Virginia
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In a long-awaited ruling, federal Judge TS Ellis on Tuesday denied Paul Manafort's request to dismiss the financial criminal charges he faces in Virginia.

Manafort had argued special counsel Robert Mueller had no authority to bring the case, because it was not related to his work for the 2016 Trump campaign, and Ellis expressed his own frustrations with the special counsel's probe in a hearing on the request.

Still, Ellis certified that Manafort's case will continue to move toward a late July...


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