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veen  ·  126 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Mueller asks court for 100 more blank subpoenas ahead of Manafort trial

    The request comes roughly a month after Mueller filed a request for 150 blank subpoenas.

So there are now potentially 250 people who have to show up for the Manafort trial? Is that an unusually high amount?




cgod  ·  126 days ago  ·  link  ·  

Former federal prosecutor Ken Whit said that the initial 250 was not at all unusual in a complex case dealing with financial crimes. Each movement of money will generate multiple suppoenas from the different institutions involved. He said that it might be a little bit on the low side considering all the charges.