Trial Judge Presses Mueller on Deadlocked Charges From Manafort Trial

The federal judge who presided over former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort’s fraud trial in Virginia wants to know when – or if – the special counsel’s team will pursue a series of counts the jury deadlocked on last summer.

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Appellate Panel Vacates Penalties After Defendant’s Death

The Securities and Exchange Commission claimed victory in the 9th Circuit after an appellate panel affirmed a judgment against a financial planning corporation for selling unregistered securities, but a named defendant’s death during the appeal spared his estate of civil penalties.

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