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FILE -- Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the federal courthouse an arraignment hearing in Alexandria, Va., March 8, 2018. The special counsel, Robert Mueller, brought new obstruction charges on June 8 against Manafort, and added allegations against a close associate, who prosecutors suspect has ties to Russian intelligence. Prosecutors said the obstruction charge relates to Manafort's efforts to coach the stories of witnesses against him. He remains charged with money laundering, illegal foreign lobbying and lying to federal officials. (Al Drago/The New York Times)<br/>Web Editor: Alfred Charles

FILE -- Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the federal courthouse an arraignment hearing in Alexandria, Va., March 8, 2018. The special counsel, Robert Mueller, brought new obstruction charges on June 8 against Manafort, and added allegations against a close associate, who prosecutors suspect has ties to Russian intelligence. Prosecutors said the obstruction charge relates to Manafort's efforts to coach the stories of witnesses against him. He remains charged with money laundering, illegal foreign lobbying and lying to federal officials. (Al Drago/The New York Times)
Web Editor: Alfred Charles