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Trump praises attorney general for intervening in Roger Stone case

Seattle Times Wednesday, 12 February 2020
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Wednesday congratulated his attorney general for intervening to lower the Justice Department’s sentencing recommendation for the president’s longtime friend, Roger Stone, broadening concerns that the department is ceding its independence to White House influence. Trump wrote: “Congratulations to Attorney General Bill Barr for taking charge of a case that […]
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Donald Trump on Wednesday praised the head of the Justice Department for intervening on behalf of one of the president's friends and advisers who is facing sentencing after he was found guilty of seven charges including lying to Congress, obstruction, and witness tampering. This report produced by...

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