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Trump commutes longtime friend Roger Stone's prison sentence

1 month ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - 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 for lying to Congress, witness tampering and obstructing the House investigation into whether Trump's campaign colluded with Russia to win the 2016 election.
The action, which Trump had foreshadowed in recent days, underscores the...
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Roger Stone says Trump may have saved his life by commuting prison sentence

Roger Stone says Trump may have saved his life by commuting prison sentence

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

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‘A free man': Trump commutes longtime adviser Roger Stone's prison sentence

1 month ago   |   By National Post

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump commuted the sentence of his longtime friend and adviser Roger Stone on Friday, sparing him from prison after he was convicted of lying under oath to lawmakers investigating Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election.
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‘A free man': Trump commutes longtime adviser Roger Stone's prison sentence

1 month ago   |   By National Post

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Friday commuted the sentence of his longtime friend and adviser Roger Stone, sparing him from prison after he was convicted of lying under oath to lawmakers investigating Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election.
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Trump commutes longtime friend Roger Stone's prison sentence

Trump commutes longtime friend Roger Stone's prison sentence

1 month ago   |   By Post Gazette

President Donald Trump has commuted the prison sentence of his longtime friend Roger Stone
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