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Trump’s Next Pardons: A Short List
of Convicts Deserving To Be Cleared

New York Sun, by Ira Stoll

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Posted By:Drive, 9/4/2017 10:40:05 PM

President Trump’s pardon of Sheriff Joe Arpaio. Supporters may see Mr. Arpaio’s case as an example of a deplorable trend: the criminalization of policy differences. The Arizona lawman got caught in a fight over immigration policy. The sheriff was faulted for trying to enforce the immigration rules that Congress failed to rewrite but the Obama administration didn’t seem terribly keen on enforcing. If his office did disobey court orders along the way, he nonetheless lacked the intent necessary to escalate the matter to criminal contempt of court from a lesser civil contempt charge. Opponents of the pardon see racism in Mr.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 9/4/2017 10:54:37 PM     (No. 11374124)

Scooter Libby

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Reply 2 - Posted by: bdog, 9/4/2017 10:57:40 PM     (No. 11374126)

Top of the list. Railroaded just as Arpaio was.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: tisHimself, 9/4/2017 11:32:52 PM     (No. 11374138)

Richard Strong

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Reply 4 - Posted by: NotaBene, 9/5/2017 12:11:59 AM     (No. 11374154)

Martha Stewart, Conrad Black.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Lana720, 9/5/2017 12:54:21 AM     (No. 11374179)

As Commander-in-Chief, he simply pardon those soldiers and sailors who protected their troops on the battlefield and are in military prisons on trumped up charges by the muslims who lie to advance their cause.

Bradley Manning was not a candidate for pardon. If that treasonous thing is out walking around, there IS no military justice!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: FleetUSA, 9/5/2017 5:40:09 AM     (No. 11374233)

All worthwhile candidates.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Zarin, 9/5/2017 6:14:49 AM     (No. 11374246)

The fact is that many of those deserving of pardon were railroaded. Most are high profile people with political or business enemies - thus they are attractive to prosecutors & are targeted to generate media attention and add glam to legal bureaucrat´s career. Don´t forget Dinesh D’Souza!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: provide, 9/5/2017 7:17:55 AM     (No. 11374287)

Since the Democrats think Bammy is still president, he has his continueing work.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: FLCracker, 9/5/2017 9:47:05 AM     (No. 11374434)

That guy that made the video that that Obama Admin blamed for the rioting in Libya.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: bighambone, 9/5/2017 11:43:22 AM     (No. 11374553)

Well one thing is for sure, if President Trump decides to pardon the folks mentioned in the article it would discumbobulate the liberal Democrats who have been criminalizing politics to no end.

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