Trump ally Stone given 40 months in prison

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Stone is now facing forty months in federal prison after being convicted last year of witness tampering and lying to Congress and other charges justice department prosecutors originally recommended a seven to nine year sentence but bart backed off that following complaints from president trump judge Amy Berman Jackson said stone merited a significant sentence but said the seven to nine your recommendation was excessive the sixty seven year old stones lawyers asked for it no prison time citing his age health and a lack of a criminal record he's the six the trump associate or advisor convicted on charges stemming from the special counsel's Russia probe Sager make Connie Washington

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