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A White House proud of being tough is looking for more people to pardon

A White House proud of being tough is looking for more people to pardonWhen Alice Marie Johnson, a 63-year-old grandmother serving life in prison for drug trafficking was granted clemency by President Trump on June 6, a phone call went out from the White House counsel’s office — the administration wanted more people like her.



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Rudy Giuliani Says President Trump Could Use Pardon Power After Russia Probe

Rudy Giuliani Says President Trump Could Use Pardon Power After Russia ProbePardons may be granted if the president believes anyone was treated "unfairly"



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Trump considers pardon for Ali, invites protesting athletes to suggest 'friends' for clemency

Trump considers pardon for Ali, invites protesting athletes to suggest 'friends' for clemencyTrump spoke to reporters before departing for the G-7 summit in Canada, boasting of his pardons so far. He said he’s considering a pardon for the late boxer Muhammad Ali, whose conviction on draft evasion charges was overturned by the Supreme Court.



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'A Pardon Is Unnecessary.' Muhammad Ali's Lawyer Responds to President Trump's Pardon Consideration

'A Pardon Is Unnecessary.' Muhammad Ali's Lawyer Responds to President Trump's Pardon Consideration"There is no conviction from which a pardon is needed"



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Can Trump actually pardon himself? Experts weigh in

Can Trump actually pardon himself? Experts weigh in‘I have the absolute right to PARDON myself, but why would I do that when I have done nothing wrong?’ Donald Trump tweeted. Donald Trump, who has not been charged with any crime, asserted on Twitter on Monday morning that he had “the absolute right to pardon” himself. As has been stated by numerous legal scholars, I have the absolute right to PARDON myself, but why would I do that when I have done nothing wrong?



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George Papadopoulos' Wife Asks Trump To Pardon Her Husband

George Papadopoulos' Wife Asks Trump To Pardon Her HusbandThe wife of former Trump campaign aide George Papadopoulos, who pleaded guilty



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Trump Says He Has The Right To Pardon Himself

Trump Says He Has The Right To Pardon HimselfPresident Donald Trump boasted about his "absolute right" to pardon himself in



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Giuliani: Trump 'Probably Does' Have The Power To Pardon Himself, But Won't

Giuliani: Trump 'Probably Does' Have The Power To Pardon Himself, But Won'tPresident Donald Trump doesn't intend to pardon himself, Rudy Giuliani said on



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Trump: I could pardon myself — but why bother?

Trump: I could pardon myself — but why bother?In this May 30, 2018 photo, President Donald Trump arrives for a bill signing ceremony in the South Court Auditorium on the White House campus, Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Washington. President Donald Trump says he has “absolute right to PARDON myself” but says has “done nothing wrong” in the Russia probe. President Trump asserted explicitly for the first time that he could pardon himself for any crimes he might have committed — of which, he insisted, there aren’t any.



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Trump announces pardon for provocateur Dinesh D'Souza

Trump announces pardon for provocateur Dinesh D'SouzaPresident Trump announced today on Twitter that he plans to pardon Dinesh D’Souza, a controversial conservative pundit and provocateur who was convicted of violating federal campaign finance laws.



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