Mueller requests 70 blank subpoenas for Manafort's federal case in Virginia
Special counsel Robert Mueller and former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, composite image.

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s team has requested 70 blank subpoenas in the government’s case against former Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort.

According to document filed with the Unites States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, Mueller “respectfully requested” recipients of the 70 subpoenas appear before court at 10 a.m. on July 10, 2018.

Manafort’s trial on 18 criminal charges—including bank fraud—is set to begin July 10 at the federal court in Alexandria, VA. Prosecutors have said they plan to call 20-25 witnesses, CNN reports. Manafort is also scheduled to face charges in Washington, D.C. in September.

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