Prosecutors list potential witnesses for Paul Manafort trial in Virginia

List of 35 possible government witnesses includes the chief strategist on Sen. Bernie Sanders’ 2016 campaign and Rick Gates, Manafort’s former business partner. Bernie Sanders’s strategist Tad Devine is set to testify against Paul Manafort

IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE
EASTERN DISTRICT OF VIRGINIA
Alexandria Division
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
v.
PAUL J. MANAFORT, JR.,
Defendant.

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CASE NO. 1:18-CR-83-TSE
Trial Date: July 31, 2018
The Honorable T. S. Ellis, III

GOVERNMENT'S WITNESS LIST
The United States of America, by and through undersigned counsel, hereby submits its
list of potential witnesses.
1. Ali, Hesham
2. Ayliff, Philip
3. Brennan, James
4. Day, John
5. DeLuca, Douglas
6. Devine, Tad
7. Duggan, Donna
8. Evenson, Darin
9. Gates, Richard
10. Holland, Wayne
11. Jacobson, Stephen
12. James, Melinda

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13. Katzman, Maximillian
14. Kirimca, Irfan
15. Laporta, Cindy
16. LaPorte, Kevin
17. Liss, Paula
18. Magionos, Morgan
19. Maxwell, Joel
20. Metzler, Amanda
21. Miceli, Peggy
22. Michael, Renee
23. Mikuska, Matthew
24. OaBrien, Conor
25. Opsut, Daniel
26. Rabin, Daniel
27. Raico, Dennis
28. Regolizio, Michael
29. Rodriguez, Taryn
30. Seferian, Gary
31. Sullivan, Stacey
32. Trusko, Alex
33. Wall, Ronald
34. Washkuhn, Heather
35. Welch, Michael

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The government reserves the right to revise or supplement this list.
Respectfully submitted,
ROBERT S. MUELLER, III
Special Counsel

By:
Uzo Asonye
Assistant United States Attorney
Eastern District of Virginia

/s/
Andrew Weissmann
Greg D. Andres
Brandon L. Van Grack
Special Assistant United States Attorneys
Special Counselas Office
U.S. Department of Justice
950 Pennsylvania Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20530
Telephone: (202) 616-0800

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CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE
I hereby certify that on the 27th day of July, 2018, I will cause to be filed electronically
the foregoing with the Clerk of Court using the CM/ECF system, which will then send a
notification of such filing (NEF) to the following:
Thomas E. Zehnle (VA Bar No. 27755)
Law Office of Thomas E. Zehnle
601 New Jersey Avenue, N.W., Suite 620
Washington, D.C. 20001
tezehnle@gmail.com
Jay R. Nanavati (VA Bar No. 44391)
Kostelanetz & Fink LLP
601 New Jersey Avenue, N.W., Suite 620
Washington, D.C. 20001
jnanavati@kflaw.com

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Uzo Asonye
Assistant United States Attorney
U.S. Attorneyas Office
Eastern District of Virginia
2100 Jamieson Avenue
Alexandria, VA 22314
uzo.asonye@usdoj.gov
Phone: (703) 299-3700
Fax: (703) 299-3981
Attorney for the United States of America

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