Trump Spares Roger Stone Prison : The NPR Politics Podcast President Trump has commuted the prison sentence of Roger Stone. Stone was convicted by a jury of lying to Congress about his efforts to contact WikiLeaks during Russia's interference in the 2016 election. The move has prompted outcry from Democrats, Mitt Romney, and Robert Mueller.

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Trump Uses His Office To Help A Friend: Roger Stone's Sentence Commuted

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Trump Uses His Office To Help A Friend: Roger Stone's Sentence Commuted

Trump Uses His Office To Help A Friend: Roger Stone's Sentence Commuted

Trump Uses His Office To Help A Friend: Roger Stone's Sentence Commuted

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President Trump has commuted the prison sentence of Roger Stone. Stone was convicted by a jury of lying to Congress about his efforts to contact WikiLeaks during Russia's interference in the 2016 election. The move has prompted outcry from Democrats, Mitt Romney, and Robert Mueller.

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