DOJ Drama Over Stone Sentencing Couldn’t Have Been More Unnecessary

|
February 21, 2020 5:31 p.m.

Stone sentenced: About a week after the Justice Department engaged in some highly unprecedented behavior surrounding the Roger Stone case, the former associate and confidant to President Trump was sentenced for lying to Congress about Wikileaks-related matters during its Russia probe. Judge Amy Berman Jackson sentenced Stone to 40 months — just over three years — in prison, along with 24 months of supervised release and a $20,000 fine.

Prime Only Members-Only Article
To access exclusive analysis and reporting from TPM’s award-winning staff along with:
The Hive Member Forum
Members-Only Newsletter
Exclusive RSS Feeds
Commenting
View All Options
Masthead Masthead
Founder & Editor-in-Chief:
Executive Editor:
Managing Editor:
Senior Editor:
Special Projects Editor:
Editor at Large:
General Counsel:
Publisher:
Head of Product:
Director of Technology:
Publishing Associate:
Front-End Developer:
Senior Designer: