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  • Judge orders government to explain 'scope' of Roger Stone commutation (Berman)

    07/13/2020 9:51:17 AM PDT · by Magnatron · 108 replies
    Fox News ^ | 13 July 2020 | Brooke Singman
    A federal judge on Monday ordered the government to explain the “scope” of President Trump’s commutation of longtime GOP operative Roger Stone, including whether the move only involved the sentence of incarceration, or also the period of supervised release. U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson ordered the government to provide the court by Tuesday, July 14, “a copy of the Executive Order commuting the defendant’s sentence and to address the question of the scope of the commutation, in particular, whether it involves the sentence of incarceration alone or also the period of supervised release.” In February, Jackson sentenced Stone to...
  • Roger Stone lawyers ask appeals court to delay start of his prison sentence

    07/06/2020 8:02:32 PM PDT · by RandFan · 7 replies
    NBC ^ | July 6 | Pete Williams
    Roger Stone is asking a federal appeals court to delay the date when he has to report to prison to begin serving his 40-month sentence. A federal judge last week granted him a short delay, to July 14 after Stone cited coronavirus concerns. But late Monday Stone’s lawyers asked the D.C. Court of Appeals to delay his reporting date to Sept. 3. “He is at considerable risk from serious health consequences, including death, if his surrender date is not extended,” Stone’s motion says. The judge “failed to give adequate deference to the government’s uniform policy not to oppose surrender date...
  • BREAKING: Roger Stone to report to federal prison in 7 days

    07/07/2020 5:39:34 AM PDT · by RandFan · 64 replies
    Twitter ^ | July 7 | Jack Posobiec
    @JackPosobiec BREAKING: Roger Stone to report to federal prison in 7 days Developing story...
  • Roger Stone: Deep State Wants Me Dead to Protect Itself

    06/28/2020 12:52:41 PM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 24 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 28 June 2020 |
    Detention in a federal prison in Jesup, GA, amounts to a “virtual death sentence,” said Roger Stone on SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Saturday with special guest host Ed Martin, referencing his age and health. “I’m looking at a virtual death sentence in two weeks,” declared Stone, of his prison sentence scheduled to begin on July 14. “Wayne County has five hundred employees who work in the correctional facility. The infection rate in Wayne County today is 25 percent of the the population and growing.” Stone continued, “There’s no use of masks or gloves in [Federal Correctional Institution, Jesup]. There is no...
  • Judge invites outside parties to weigh in on Flynn case.

    05/12/2020 4:10:23 PM PDT · by CaptainK · 107 replies
    The Hill ^ | 5/12/2020 | HARPER NEIDIG
    A federal judge said Tuesday that he would allow interested parties to weigh in on Michael Flynn's case, an unusual move for a criminal prosecution, after the Department of Justice (DOJ) sought to drop the charges against the former national security adviser. Judge Emmet Sullivan of the D.C. District Court said in a brief order that "at the appropriate time, the Court will enter a Scheduling Order governing the submission of any amicus curiae briefs." The case was upended last week when the DOJ moved to dismiss its charge against Flynn for lying to the FBI about his conversations with...
  • Flynn judge to allow 'amicus' submissions, delaying any immediate resolution to case

    05/12/2020 4:42:25 PM PDT · by Red in Blue PA · 69 replies
    D.C. District Court Judge Emmet Sullivan issued an order Tuesday indicating that he'll soon accept "amicus curiae," or "friend of the court" submissions, in the case of former national security adviser Michael Flynn -- essentially allowing the court to use an "ask the audience" lifeline in what has already proved to be an unpredictable and chaotic prosecution.
  • Judge Emmet Sullivan Issues Order Requesting “Friend of The Court Briefs” Before Flynn Ruling ... (Outrageous)

    05/12/2020 4:59:56 PM PDT · by Hostage · 87 replies
    The Last Refuge ^ | May 12, 2020 | Sundance
    Now the purpose of the leaked conference call, aka instructions, from former President Barack Obama come into play. In a very unusual move today Michael Flynn’s judge, Emmet Sullivan, enters an order granting outside parties the time to enter amicus briefs (friend of the court) to assist in guiding the court; a briefing schedule to follow. …”Given the posture of the case the court anticipates individuals and organizations will seek leave to file amicus briefs” … It looks like the judge wants to give former DOJ employees (2,000 signatures on letter) an opportunity to publicly undermine and undercut the position...
  • News Summary-Intelligence Report Friday 4/17/2020 Newsdump Friday GOP Martial Law Protested

    04/17/2020 9:16:13 PM PDT · by Nextrush · 2 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 4/17/2020 | Nextrush/Self
    A protest in Idaho's capital city Boise this afternoon against the de-facto martial law in the state with mainstream media saying a thousand people participated... President Trump tweeting in apparent support of protests against states where Democrats are governors.... Police in Israel using stun grenades to enforce coronavirus restrictions in a Jerusalem neighborhood where Orthodox Jewish activists have resisted with makeshift weapons..... Amazon trying to shut down a virtual meeting for workers to protest the company.... Large restaurant chains took in 30 million dollars in federal coronavirus loans meant to help small businesses..... A six percent jump in profits for...
  • Judge denies new trial for Roger Stone

    04/16/2020 4:01:56 PM PDT · by Coronal · 34 replies
    NBC News ^ | April 16, 2020 | Pete Williams
    The federal judge overseeing the trial of longtime Trump associate Roger Stone on Thursday denied his motion for a new trial that was based on a claim of juror bias. Federal District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson said Stone's lawyers failed to demonstrate that a woman selected as a juror was biased against President Donald Trump, failed to disclose those views during jury selection and should not have been allowed to serve. "The defendant has not shown that the juror lied; nor has he shown that the supposedly disqualifying evidence could not have been found through the exercise of due...
  • Stone judge under pressure over calls for new trial

    02/26/2020 7:44:23 PM PST · by yesthatjallen · 40 replies
    The Hill ^ | 02 26 2020 | John Kruzel
    The judge in Roger Stone's case is under pressure as she considers whether to grant President Trump's longtime associate a new trial based on allegations of juror bias. U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson, an Obama appointee whose ruling is expected soon, is facing a concerted campaign from Trump and his media allies who claim that Stone’s case was prejudiced by politics. This new chapter in Stone’s legal saga concerns whether the jury forewoman’s failure to disclose her opposition to Trump tainted Stone’s guilty verdict. Stone's lawyers say that entitles the 67-year-old right-wing provocateur to a fresh trial. Jackson held...
  • Corrupt Roger Stone Judge Attacks Tucker Carlson, He Utterly Destroys Her

    02/26/2020 7:56:21 AM PST · by montag813 · 18 replies
    24News ^ | 02-26-2020 | Sheri Urban
    by Sheri Urban On Tuesday Roger Stone and his lawyers appeared in court to request a new trial after it was revealed the lead juror was biased and posted tweets attacking Trump and Roger Stone. Stone’s lawyers asked for a new trial after it was revealed jury forewoman Tomeka Hart lied to the Court during her testimony when she claimed she didn’t really know who Roger Stone was. During the proceedings today demon Judge Amy Berman Jackson complained about critical media reports on her outrageous conduct in the courtroom -- singling out popular FoxNews conservative Tucker Carlson for criticism....
  • Tucker Carlson Calls for Corrupt Judge Amy Berman Jackson to be Impeached

    Tonight's tucker Carlson commentary. Judge verbally attacks Tucker. How is this woman still a Judge?
  • Key juror questioned in Roger Stone case

    02/25/2020 4:27:17 PM PST · by yesthatjallen · 66 replies
    The Hill ^ | 02 25 2020 | Harper Neidig and John Kruzel
    A key juror from Roger Stone’s trial was questioned in court on Tuesday over allegations that she prejudiced the jury that convicted the longtime GOP political operative, with the juror also facing public attacks from President Trump on Twitter. In a lengthy hearing in a court in Washington, D.C., Judge Amy Berman Jackson brought in the juror, Tomeka Hart, to answer to accusations that she provided misleading answers about her political bias — a claim that Stone says justifies a new trial. Hart said she stood by the answers she gave during jury selection, in which she said she could...
  • Judge Amy Berman Jackson fires back at Roger Stone, denying request for her recusal

    02/23/2020 11:21:13 PM PST · by knighthawk · 30 replies
    Fox News ^ | February 23 2020 | Bradford Betz
    Judge Army Berman Jackson, who presided over the case of former Trump adviser Roger Stone, denied Stone’s request that she be removed from deciding whether he can have a new trial, writing Sunday that his motion seemed to be "nothing more than an attempt to use the court’s docket to disseminate a statement for public consumption that has the words 'judge' and 'biased' in it." Stone was sentenced to over three years in prison last Thursday following his conviction in November on charges of lying to Congress and intimidating a witness in connection with the Trump-Russia probe. Stone’s defense team...
  • Stone files motion demanding judge recuse herself from ruling on new trial request

    02/22/2020 8:35:17 AM PST · by E. Pluribus Unum · 47 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | Saturday, February 22, 2020 | Jeff Mordock
    Attorneys for Roger Stone late Friday filed a motion arguing the federal judge who sentenced him to more than three years in prison should recuse herself from deciding his request for a new trial. Defense attorneys said Judge Amy Berman Jackson’s statements just before sentencing Stone Thursday afternoon show she’s already made up her mind about whether a juror was biased against the longtime GOP operative. Stone is seeking a new trial based on social media posts by the forewoman in his trial, Tomkea Hart, saying she never should have been allowed on the jury because of Twitter posts mocking...
  • Roger Stone just sentenced to 40 months

    02/20/2020 9:36:37 AM PST · by struggle · 289 replies
    twitter | 2/20/2020 | twitter
    Berman-Jackson or whoever she is, is insane.
  • Gregg Jarrett: AG Barr was right in Stone case to overturn harsh sentencing recommendation – new trial needed

    02/18/2020 5:31:28 PM PST · by jazusamo · 12 replies
    Fox News ^ | February 18, 2020 | Gregg Jarrett
    Toward the end of his life, the legendary criminal defense attorney Clarence Darrow gazed back on his long career and sadly observed to a reporter: “There is no such thing as justice – in or out of court.” ~snip~ Stone was found guilty by a Washington jury of making false statements, obstruction and witness tampering in a case that arose from former Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation. The four trial prosecutors, two of whom worked for Mueller, requested a seven- to nine-year prison sentence for Stone. Barr and other senior Justice Department officials felt the recommended sentence was “excessive”...
  • Federal judges' association calls emergency meeting after DOJ intervenes in case of Trump ally Roger Stone

    02/18/2020 9:59:36 AM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 43 replies
    USA Today via Yahoo! News | February 18, 2020 | by Kevin Johnson, USA TODAY
    LINK ONLY per FR guidelines. Drain the Swamp!
  • Judge refuses to delay Stone sentencing (Judge Amy Berman Jackson)

    02/18/2020 9:52:50 AM PST · by yesthatjallen · 63 replies
    The Hill ^ | 02 18 2020 | Harper Neidig
    A federal judge on Tuesday refused to delay Roger Stone's sentencing amid the fallout over the Trump administration's decision to intervene in the case against the president's longtime ally. The sentencing will move forward on Thursday at its originally scheduled time, the judge said, despite a new effort from Stone's defense team to get a new trial. "I think that delaying this sentence would not be a prudent thing to do under all of the circumstances," U.S. District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson, an Obama appointee, said during a telephone conference with the two sides. The original team of prosecutors...
  • Corrupt Stone Judge Amy Berman Jackson Wanted To Jail Conservative Journalist For Exposing Juror Bias

    02/15/2020 8:27:54 AM PST · by E. Pluribus Unum · 47 replies
    The Gateway Pundit ^ | February 14, 2020 | Jacob Engels
    Several months ago, during the early days of Roger Stone’s trial, the prosecution and defense teams were busy fighting over what jurors would end up making the final cut for the official jury pool and alternates. Obama appointed Judge Amy Berman Jackson, who has ruled against every conservative figure or cause that has ever come before her court, would routinely ignore the concerns of Stone’s defense team about juror bias. Judge Jackson didn’t care that potential jurors had political backgrounds or had given inappropriate and extremely biased answers in their jury questionnaires.In fact, Judge Jackson agreed with prosecutors to remove...