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Juror in Roger Stone trial pushes back at Trump's accusations: 'Our jury valued truth, plain and simple'

A juror in the Roger Stone trial is setting the record straight.In an op-ed for The Washington Post published Tuesday night, Seth Cousins wrote about the allegations being leveled against the jury. Last year, they found Stone, a longtime friend and adviser to President Trump, guilty of obstruction, witness tampering, and lying to Congress. Since then, Trump has accused the foreperson, who ran for Congress as a Democrat in 2012, of being "totally biased," and Stone's lawyers have claimed he d...
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Judge Weighs Roger Stone's Bid For A New Trial As Trump Attacks Her On Twitter

Roger Stone, a self-styled "dirty trickster" and longtime adviser to President Trump, is expected to appeal. The president, meanwhile, has left open the door to a possible pardon for Stone. (Image credit: Alex Brandon/AP)
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'That was an honest answer': Forewoman in Roger Stone trial denied lying in questionnaire

Judge Amy Berman Jackson on Tuesday heard Stone's motion for a new trial, which was filed after Trump accused a juror of bias.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Trump, Roger Stone, Amy Berman Jackson


Trump goes after Roger Stone juror as judge says the risk of intimidation is 'extremely high'

President Trump's tweet further complicates the Stone case, where a judge put in place restrictions to protect jurors ahead of a retrial hearing.
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Stone judge calls back jurors to address misconduct claims

A federal judge on Tuesday brought in nearly all members of the jury that convicted Trump ally Roger Stone on charges related to the Russia investigation in order to answer questions on allegations of juror misconduct. The revelation by U.S. District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson was another highly unusual twist in the Stone saga, which has included a barrage of tweets from President Donald Trump, threats by the attorney general to quit and the departure of the entire prosecution team followin...
Tags: News, Russia, Donald Trump, Justice Department, Trump, U S District Court, Roger Stone, Amy Berman Jackson


Citing Trump's tweets, judge in Roger Stone case said invading jurors' privacy can have 'chilling effect'

Judge Amy Berman Jackson is hearing Stone's motion for a new trial, which was filed after Trump accused a juror of bias.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Trump, Roger Stone, Stone, Amy Berman Jackson


Fact check: Trump falsely claims Roger Stone was 'never' involved in his campaign

President Donald Trump has a long history of dubiously distancing himself from allies who have turned on him or found themselves in trouble.
Tags: Cnn, Donald Trump, Trump, Roger Stone


Citing Trump’s Tweets, Judge Restricts Access To Stone Proceedings To Protect Juror

A judge on Tuesday said that she would be placing limitations on public access to the proceedings surrounding Roger Stone’s efforts to secure a new trial. The limitations were in order to protect the identity of a juror who is apparently central to Stone’s claims of juror misconduct that he said warranted a new trial. In explaining the restrictions, U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson brought up recent public statements by President Trump about the juror, as well as the “false” and “incendiar...
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Judge Amy Berman Jackson criticizes Trump's attacks on Roger Stone juror

Judge Amy Berman Jackson on Tuesday said attacks from President Donald Trump and commentary from conservative media are part of a campaign of intimidation and harassment of jurors in Roger Stone's criminal case.
Tags: Cnn, Donald Trump, Trump, Roger Stone, Amy Berman Jackson


As Hearing Takes Place In Background, Trump Again Attacks Juror And Judge In Stone Case

Just after U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson explained privacy restrictions she will impose to protect a juror that has become the object of conservative fury, President Donald Trump blasted a tweet to his 73 million followers attacking both the juror and the judge. There has rarely been a juror so tainted as the forewoman in the Roger Stone case. Look at her background. She never revealed her hatred of “Trump” and Stone. She was totally biased, as is the judge. Roger wasn’t even workin...
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After Lengthy Career, Spotlight Lands On Amy Berman Jackson, Judge In Stone Case

Jackson has been a player in Washington, D.C.'s legal world for three decades and now is center stage amid disputes over Roger Stone and the independence of the Justice Department.(Image credit: Dana Verkouteren/AP)
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'Truth still matters': Judge sentences Roger Stone to 3 years in prison for obstructing Congress' Russia investigation

The sentence caps a tumultuous 10 days for the Justice Department. Prosecutors originally recommended seven to nine years, but they were overruled.
Tags: News, Congress, Russia, Roger Stone, Justice Department Prosecutors


With Liberty and Two-Track Justice for All

‘Equal Justice Under Law.”What a joke!Those four stirring words, chiseled into the marble atop the U.S. Supreme Court’s portico, were transformed into a punchline Thursday. That statement in stone is now the legal equivalent of a cream pie tossed in Shemp’s face, in a vintage Three Stooges comedy short.U.S. district judge Amy Berman Jackson sentenced President Donald J. Trump’s friend and informal adviser Roger Stone to three years and four months in prison for witness tampering, obstruction of ...
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How The Judge Gutted Stone’s Ridiculous Attempt To Get Her Removed From His Case

Trump ally Roger Stone tried to get U.S. District Judge Amy Jackson Berman to recuse herself from his criminal case on Friday, claiming that she could not be trusted to be impartial because she mentioned the jurors had “served with integrity” in the trial. The judge responded to Stone’s request by shredding his accusation into itty-bitty pieces. Stone, who claims one of the jurors was biased and therefore he deserves a new trial, accused Berman Jackson of being biased herself when she made th...
Tags: News, Congress, Court, Donald Trump, Justice Department, Trump, Roger Stone, Stone, United States Department of Justice, Amy Berman Jackson, Cristina Cabrera, Berman Jackson, Amy Jackson Berman


Ginni Thomas, Trump’s Great Deep State Defender

In his defensive, post-acquittal posture, President Donald Trump is more suspicious than ever of the so-called “deep state” that he claims is infecting his government. Conservative activists led by Ginni Thomas, wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, have been fanning the flames of his conspiracy-fueled paranoia by offering him lists of disloyal officials and their optimal replacements, according to reporting from Axios and CNN. One of those memos alleged misdeeds committed by former ...
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Judge Amy Berman Jackson rejects Roger Stone's bid to disqualify her from the case

U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson denied Roger Stone’s motion to disqualify her. The judge set a hearing Tuesday on his request for a new trial.
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Judge Schools Stone While Shooting Down His Request To Get Her Kicked Off His Case

Judge Amy Berman Jackson doesn’t have time for Roger Stone’s attempt to get her kicked out of his criminal case. On Sunday night, Berman Jackson flatly rejected Stone’s request that she recuse herself because she had said the jurors in the case had served “with integrity,” which Stone claimed indicated bias against him. First, the judge pointed out in the six-page filing, her “very general comment” about the jurors was not in response to Stone’s allegations of bias of one of the jurors. Berma...
Tags: News, Donald Trump, Berman, Roger Stone, Stone, Amy Berman Jackson, Cristina Cabrera, Berman Jackson


Judge Schools Stone While Shooting Down His Request To Get Her Kicked Out Of His Case

Judge Amy Berman Jackson doesn’t have time for Roger Stone’s attempt to get her kicked out of his criminal case. On Sunday night, Berman Jackson flatly rejected Stone’s request that she recuse herself because she had said the jurors in the case had served “with integrity,” which Stone claimed indicated bias against him. First, the judge pointed out in the six-page filing, her “very general comment” about the jurors was not in response to Stone’s allegations of bias of one of the jurors. Berma...
Tags: News, Donald Trump, Berman, Roger Stone, Stone, Amy Berman Jackson, Cristina Cabrera, Berman Jackson


Federal Judge In Roger Stone Case Scathingly Responds To His Claims Of Bias

Lawyers for Trump’s friend and ally tried to get Judge Amy Berman Jackson removed from the case, alleging bias.
Tags: News, Trump, Roger Stone, Amy Berman Jackson


Judge Rejects Roger Stone's Attempt To Remove Her From His Case

In a scathing order, Judge Amy Berman Jackson refused to disqualify herself, two days after the longtime Trump ally's defense team argued that Jackson was biased against him.(Image credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)
Tags: News, Jackson, Trump, Roger Stone, Amy Berman Jackson


Federal judge denies Roger Stone's request for her recusal

U.S. District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson has rejected a request from Roger Stone that she recuse herself from his criminal case.Stone, a longtime friend and adviser of President Trump, was found guilty of lying to Congress and witness tampering late last year, and on Thursday, Jackson sentenced him to 40 months in prison. Stone is asking for a new trial, claiming that a juror was impartial, a theory espoused on Fox News. After the jury reached its verdict, Jackson said the jurors "served wit...
Tags: News, Congress, Fox News, Jackson, Trump, U S District Court, Roger Stone, Stone, Amy Berman Jackson


Federal judge rejects Roger Stone's request for her recusal

Stone's request was nothing more than an attempt to "to disseminate a statement for public consumption that has the words 'judge' and 'biased' in it," the judge wrote.
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READ: Judge's order saying no to Roger Stone's attempt to remove her from his case

Federal Judge Amy Berman Jackson told Roger Stone there's no legal reason he should be able to remove her from his criminal case two days after he accused her of bias because she said jurors who found him guilty served with integrity. Read her full order:
Tags: Cnn, Roger Stone, Amy Berman Jackson


Judge says no to Roger Stone's attempt to remove her from his case

Federal Judge Amy Berman Jackson swiftly and scathingly told President Donald Trump's long-time friend Roger Stone there's no legal reason he should be able to remove her from his criminal case, two days after he accused her of bias because she said jurors who found him guilty served with integrity.
Tags: News, Stories, Donald Trump, Roger Stone, Amy Berman Jackson


Judge Amy Berman Jackson says no to Roger Stone's attempt to remove her from his case

Federal Judge Amy Berman Jackson swiftly and scathingly told President Donald Trump's long-time friend Roger Stone there's no legal reason he should be able to remove her from his criminal case, two days after he accused her of bias because she said jurors who found him guilty served with integrity.
Tags: Cnn, Donald Trump, Roger Stone, Amy Berman Jackson


U.S. judge rejects Roger Stone's request she be kicked off his case

A U.S. federal judge on Sunday denied a request by Roger Stone's lawyers that she be removed from the case in which she last week sentenced the long-time adviser to President Donald Trump to three years and four months in prison. U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson had been accused of bias by Stone's attorneys in a filing on Friday that called for her recusal. Stone, 67, was convicted on Nov. 15 of lying to Congress, obstruction of justice and witness tampering.
Tags: News, Congress, Donald Trump, Roger Stone, Stone, Amy Berman Jackson


Trump again attacks jury forewoman in Stone case

President Donald Trump attacked the jury forewoman in Roger Stone's criminal case again on Sunday, repeating claims that she was biased and therefore unfit to participate in his longtime friend's trial last November.
Tags: Cnn, Donald Trump, Trump, Roger Stone


Stone Tries To Get Judge Booted From Case Because She Mentioned Jurors’ ‘Integrity’

In a last-ditch effort to get a new trial, former President Trump associate Roger Stone filed a motion Friday night to disqualify the federal judge who presided over his case and just sentenced him to more than three years in prison. In a new motion filed Friday, Stone’s legal team argues that Judge Amy Berman Jackson should be pulled from the case because she made a remark about the “integrity” about the jurors on the case. Stone’s team, and several other conservative conspiracists, includin...
Tags: News, Congress, United States, Wikileaks, The Washington Post, Justice Department, Trump, Roger Stone, Stone, United States Department of Justice, Amy Berman Jackson, Office for the District of Columbia, Nicole Lafond, Stone Stone, Berman Jackson


Roger Stone asks to disqualify judge from his case

Roger Stone is asking to disqualify Judge Amy Berman Jackson from his case, taking issue with her praise for the jurors at his sentencing Thursday.
Tags: News, Stories, Roger Stone, Amy Berman Jackson


Rod Blagojevich's 'political prisoner' claim is 'bullshit', says Anderson Cooper

Ex-Illinois governor had sentence commuted by TrumpCNN host describes ‘alternate universe of facts’ Rod Blagojevich’s claim to have been a political prisoner persecuted by “uncontrolled prosecutors” is “just bullshit”, CNN host Anderson Cooper said in a fiery interview with the former Illinois governor whose sentence was commuted by Donald Trump. Related: Roger Stone is a friend of Trump – does that mean he's above the law? Continue reading...
Tags: World news, US news, Cnn, Democrats, US politics, Anderson Cooper, US domestic policy, US crime, Illinois, Donald Trump, Trump, Roger Stone, Rod Blagojevich, Trump Administration



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