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Roger Stone is guilty in trial over lies about 2016 leaks

Roger Stone, former adviser to Donald Trump's presidential campaign. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Al Drago

Roger Stone, the longtime Republican operative and early Trump booster, was convicted of lying to Congress, obstructing a congressional probe and witness tampering, just two days after House Democrats separately began public impeachment hearings. The U.S. case against Stone — ...

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Roger Stone trial set to start this week

Roger Stone, former adviser to Donald Trump's presidential campaign. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Al Drago

WASHINGTON – Roger Stone heads to trial this week in federal court, where prosecutors plan to dive back into an episode of political chicanery, alleged lies and conspiratorial texts that parallels the nascent impeachment inquiry into his longtime friend President ...

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Judge rejects Stone’s bid to dismiss Mueller indictment

Roger Stone, former adviser to Donald Trump's presidential campaign. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Al Drago

WASHINGTON – A federal judge cleared the way Thursday for Roger Stone to stand trial in November on charges of lying to Congress and obstructing justice, denying his motions to dismiss his indictment or find selective prosecution by former special ...

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Stone says Instagram posts critical of Mueller probe did not violate gag order

Roger Stone, former adviser to Donald Trump's presidential campaign. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Al Drago

WASHINGTON – Roger Stone, a longtime Donald Trump friend, denied violating a court gag order, saying Thursday his recent social media posts highlighting conservative commentary attacking the FBI and Robert Mueller’s special counsel probe were not his own statements but ...

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Stone posts violate gag order, prosecutors say in request to consider jailing him

Roger Stone, former adviser to Donald Trump's presidential campaign. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Al Drago

WASHINGTON – U.S. prosecutors on Thursday said longtime Trump confidante Roger Stone has repeatedly violated a federal judge’s gag order after his recent social media posts attacking the FBI and Robert Mueller’s special counsel probe. Prosecutors asked U.S. District Judge ...

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Appeals court refuses to stay Mueller grand jury subpoena for Roger Stone associate Andrew Miller

Roger Stone, former adviser to Donald Trump's presidential campaign. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Al Drago

WASHINGTON – A federal appeals court Tuesday refused to block a grand jury subpoena for testimony by Roger Stone associate Andrew Miller in an investigation launched by special counsel Robert Mueller III, clearing the way for a final appeal to ...

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Prosecutors urge judge to reject Stone’s challenges to indictment, Mueller probe

Roger Stone, former adviser to Donald Trump's presidential campaign. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Al Drago

WASHINGTON – U.S. prosecutors urged a judge Friday to reject Donald Trump confidante Roger Stone’s request to toss out his indictment in special counsel Robert Mueller III’s Russian investigation, including rejecting Stone’s claim that the Justice Department improperly funded the ...

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Stone’s attorneys apologize to judge for misrepresenting book plans

Roger Stone, former adviser to Donald Trump's presidential campaign. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Al Drago

WASHINGTON – Attorneys for Roger Stone apologized Monday for misrepresenting to a federal judge plans about his book criticizing special counsel Robert Mueller, but they said their mistake was unintentional and does not mean the court will be unable to ...

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