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Trump commutes longtime friend Roger Stone’s prison sentence

Seattle Times Saturday, 11 July 2020 ()
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has commuted the sentence of his longtime political confidant Roger Stone, intervening in extraordinary fashion in a criminal case that was central to the Russia investigation and that concerned the president’s own conduct. The move came Saturday, just days before Stone was to begin serving a 40-month prison sentence […]
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The move came Saturday, just days before Stone was to begin serving a 40-month prison sentence for lying to Congress, witness tampering and obstructing the House investigation into whether Trump’s campaign colluded with Russia to win the 2016 election.

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