Mueller on Stone: 'He remains a convicted felon, and rightly so'

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An op ed piece in The Washington Post. Former special counsel Robert Mueller reacts to President Trump's decision to commute the sentence of his ally Roger Stone. Former special counsel Robert Mueller is defending the prosecution of Roger Stone in a Washington post op ed. President Trump commuted stone sentence Friday just four days before he was due to report to a federal prison still was convicted of seven charges, including lying to Congress and witness tampering and sentenced to serve 40 months. Mueller pushes back against the president's claims that Stone was treated unfairly and is the victim of a political witch hunt. He writes quote Stone was prosecuted and convicted because he committed federal crimes. He remains a convicted felon. And rightly so. We're also writing that women and men who conducted these investigations and prosecutions acted with the highest integrity claims to the contrary are false. That sponsors Jackie Ibanez

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