Trump Offered to Pardon Assange if He Cleared Russia on Hack, Lawyers Say

President Donald Trump offered WikiLeaks leader Julian Assange a pardon, a London court heard Wednesday, with one condition: Deny that it was Russian hackers who provided the leaked emails damaging to Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign.

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Trump Denies Interference in Roger Stone’s Sentencing

President Donald Trump Wednesday declined to say whether he plans to pardon Roger Stone after the Justice Department rolled back a sentencing recommendation for the president’s longtime ally, who was convicted last year of lying to Congress and witness tampering. 

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Beto O’Rourke Takes Aim at Trump With Proposed Reforms

Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke on Tuesday proposed executive branch reforms to limit pardons and strengthen enforcement of the U.S. Constitution’s anti-corruption provisions to prevent abuses of presidential power, which is central to Democrats’ impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump.

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Judiciary Committee Issues Subpoena on Trump’s Alleged Offer to Pardon DHS Officials

The House Judiciary Committee issued a subpoena to the Department of Homeland Security Wednesday demanding the office turn over all documents related to meetings with President Donald Trump and senior representatives in which they allegedly discussed presidential pardons.

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