The indictment of Stone, Trump's longest serving political adviser, refocused attention on Trump and his team crossed legal and ethical lines during an effort to defeat Hillary Clinton in an election that featured a simultaneous Russian meddling operation.
The key question for Mueller has made it a proof of a criminal conspiracy by members of Trump's team to cooperate with Moscow's bid to make him president.
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The episode emerged from a botched campaign by Manafort's lawyers. It is not known whether the lobbyist was acting alone, possibly in an effort to make funnel to Ukrainian oligarchs to which he was in debt.
There was immediate speculation that Manafort was acting at the behest of other campaign operations and the polling data might have helped the targeting of social media. Mueller alleged in a separate indictment that a Kremlin-linked troll farm spent millions of dollars on social media, though the charges did not describe any coordination with Trump's team.
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