Manafort Shared Polling Data With Russian Associate
Manafort Shared Polling Data With Russian Associate According to the FBI, the associate, Konstantin Kilimnik, has ties to Russian intelligence.
Details of Kilimnik's link to Manafort were revealed via an unredacted court filing on Tuesday.
Where the polling data came from is unclear.
Manafort's filing is a rebuttal to charges of dishonesty levied against the former Trump campaign manager.
The filing reveals that special counsel Robert Mueller accused Manafort of lying.
The Mueller team is investigating possible collusion between the Trump campaign and the Russians to influence the 2016 election.
The court document reveals that Mueller believes that Manafort lied about sharing the polling information.
It also reveals that Manafort is accused of lying about Ukranian peace plan discussions with Kilimnik.
A "Russian-friendly" peace plan for Ukraine