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A rare ruling in Manafort case highlights privilege limitations

By Waithera Junghae

03 November 2017

A rare ruling in Manafort case highlights privilege limitations
Special Counsel Robert Mueller is conducting the investigation Credit: The White House on WikiCommons

A federal judge’s rare privilege ruling in Paul Manafort’s money laundering case reinforces how attorney-client privilege is narrowly interpreted in criminal investigations, lawyers say.