Roger Stone sentenced to over 3 years in prison plus fines
Trump associate Roger Stone has been sentenced to 40 months behind bars, plus fines, for lying to Congress, witness tampering and obstruction. CBSN legal contributor Keir Dougall joins CBSN to explain the sentencing.
Roger Stone, a longtime ally of President Trump, has been sentenced to 40 months in prison after being convicted on charges of obstruction, lying to Congress and witness tampering. Former Trump associate Roger Stone is sentenced to 40 months in prison after a lengthy deliberation by the judge; David Spunt reports from outside U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C. #FoxNews
FOX News operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), Roger Stone, a friend of President Donald Trump and colorful Republican operative, was sentenced to 3 years, 4 months in federal prison Thursday for obstructing a congressional investigation of Russia's 2016 presidential election meddling. Longtime Trump friend and adviser Roger Stone has been sentenced to over 40 months in prison. CBS News chief Justice and Homeland Security correspondent Jeff Pegues, intelligence and national security reporter Olivia Gazis, and Politico White House reporter Daniel Lippman join CBSN to discuss the judge's ruling, plus the president's pick for acting Director of National Intelligence.