Donald Trump is not ruling out pardoning longtime friend-turned-political adviser Roger Stone

Donald Trump is not ruling out pardoning longtime friend-turned-political adviser Roger Stone, setting up yet another cliffhanger in his made-for-television presidency. After firing off a tweet on Monday morning calling the Justice Department’s plans to seek a nine-year sentence for Mr Stone “a horrible and very unfair situation” and a “miscarriage of justice,” DOJ leaders announced they would seek a softer sentence. What followed was a tsunami of outrage by Democratic lawmakers and some legal experts, warning Mr Trump, after his Senate acquittal, is throwing around unprecedented amounts of presidential power. Pictures from the scene show derailed carriages. It is … Continue reading Donald Trump is not ruling out pardoning longtime friend-turned-political adviser Roger Stone