A federal judge on Monday pushed back by a week Paul Manafort’s sentencing date while she considers allegations that the former Trump campaign chairman lied to special counsel Robert Mueller’s office and a grand jury in violation of the terms of his guilty plea.

U.S. District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson, in a one-paragraph order, rescheduled Manafort’s sentencing for March 13. The delay gives attorneys for Mueller and Manafort more time to hash out a dispute over charges that the longtime Republican operative repeatedly broke the terms of his cooperation agreement with federal prosecutors.

Manafort pleaded guilty in September to conspiracy against the U.S. and conspiracy to obstruct justice on the eve of his scheduled jury trial in Washington. The plea deal said Mueller would endorse a more lenient prison sentence in exchange for Manafort’s agreeing to “cooperate fully and truthfully” with the special counsel’s Russia investigation.

But that plan fell apart in December when Mueller accused Manafort of breaching the plea deal terms by lying repeatedly about his contacts with the Trump administration, as well as his interactions with Konstantin Kilimnik, a longtime aide alleged to have ties to Russian intelligence who has also been charged in the special counsel’s wide-ranging investigation into Kremlin interference in the 2016 election.

Manafort’s attorneys have argued that their client’s misstatements were not intentional. Instead, they’ve ascribed his errors to poor preparation and to declining physical and mental health tied to his solitary confinement since mid-July in an Alexandria, Va., jail.

Earlier Monday, Jackson held a closed-door hearing for 4½ hours with Manafort, his lawyers and Mueller’s office, where she was set to go over the evidence that the special counsel has presented about Manafort’s alleged violations of the guilty plea.

A transcript of the hearing will be released publicly after the lawyers weigh in with proposed redactions. In her order Monday afternoon, Jackson also set a Friday deadline for all of the attorneys to file additional briefs on the allegations of lying. She also scheduled a second sealed hearing for Feb. 13.

Manafort’s problems with Mueller in Washington have already delayed his sentencing in a separate federal case in Alexandria, where Manafort was convicted last summer on charges of bank and tax fraud. U.S. District Court Judge T.S. Ellis III last week postponed Manafort’s Feb. 8 sentencing date until the dispute with the special counsel is resolved.

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