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On the day Paul Manafort was indicted in 2017, his defense lawyer Kevin Downing stepped out of the courthouse in Washington and declared the case “ridiculous.”

C. Ryan Barber

C. Ryan Barber, based in Washington, covers government affairs and regulatory compliance. Contact him at cbarber@alm.com. On Twitter: @cryanbarber

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