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U.S. judge rejects Roger Stone's request she be kicked off his case

1 month ago   |   By Reuters

A U.S. federal judge on Sunday denied a request by Roger Stone's lawyers that she be removed from the case in which she last week sentenced the long-time adviser to President Donald Trump to three years and four months in prison.
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Judge won't bow out of Roger Stone case

Judge won't bow out of Roger Stone case

1 month ago   |   By Politico

The federal judge who sentenced President Donald Trump's longtime adviser Roger Stone to more than three years in prison last week has decisively rejected a defense request that she drop off the case before ruling on a pending new trial motion challenging the conduct of a juror at his trial.
U.S. District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson's sharply worded order also dressed down Stone's defense team for using the court's docket to air what she said were meritless claims that she is biased against him.
"At bottom, given the absence of any factual or legal support for the motion for...
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