The federal judge in the 2018 financial fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort told the court he was traveling with U.S. Marshals protection because of threats lodged against him.
"There are people in the Ukraine that were pulling against Trump because they hated Manafort," he said. "To suggest there was no political interference coming out of the Ukraine directed toward the president, I think, would not withstand scrutiny."
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