Roger Stone sentenced to 40 months (3 years + 4 months) in prison

Roger Stone, political operative and longtime confidant of President Trump, is sentenced to 40 months in prison by a federal judge who condemned his lies to Congress, witness tampering, and obstruction.

The judge in Roger Stone's case said 7 to 9 years' imprisonment was too harsh, but probation also "insufficient."

Judge Amy Berman Jackson laid down the law.

Roger stone gets more than 3 years.

Will he be pardoned in under 3 days?

Will Trump respect the rule of law?

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