Roger Stone Sentenced to 3 Years and Four Months in Prison

Roger Stone Sentenced to 3 Years and Four Months in Prison

WASHINGTON– President Trump’s longtime confidant Roger Stone was sentenced to 3 years and 4 months in jail on Thursday for lying to Congress and witness tampering, after a turbulent 2 weeks in which Mr. Trump knocked the handling of the case and the government trial attorneys withdrew.

At a 2 1/2- hour hearing in a filled-to-capacity courtroom, U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson repeatedly slammed Mr. Stone, saying that he had actually revealed “flagrant disrespect” for Congress and the court, and dismissed claims that he …

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