via Paul Manafort sues Special Counsel Robert Mueller – AOL News

WASHINGTON, Jan 3 (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager PaulManafort sued Special Counsel Robert Mueller on Wednesday, alleging that his office’s wide-ranging investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia exceeded its legal authority and needed to be reined in.

Manafort’s civil lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, named both Mueller and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who appointed Mueller in May and is tasked with overseeing the special counsel’s operations.

via Paul Manafort sues Special Counsel Robert Mueller – AOL News

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