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Trump’s pardons may be poorly worded enough to leave some people on the hook

President Trump’s pardons leave some of their subjects open to additional prosecution, experts say. His former campaign chair Paul Manafort could still be prosecuted for specific crimes he wasn’t pardoned for. Even Michael Flynn, who received a wider-ranging pardon, could still have it tested by courts. Visit Business Insider’s homepage […]
Trump’s pardons may be poorly worded enough to leave some people on the hook
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Trump’s last-minute pardons include a guy who shared Google’s trade secrets with Uber, a snake smuggler, and a man charged with cyberstalking a doctor

In his last hours in office, President Donald Trump issued more than 140 pardons and commutations. Many went to nonviolent drug offenders, but Trump also gave clemency to some surprising figures. The list included a friend of Jared Kushner, a snake smuggler, and a former Google executive. Visit Business Insider’s […]
Trump’s last-minute pardons include a guy who shared Google’s trade secrets with Uber, a snake smuggler, and a man charged with cyberstalking a doctor
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Trump’s kids won’t lose their 5th Amendment rights and be forced to testify against him if they’re pardoned, experts say

Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s former attorney, told MSNBC that Trump’s presidential pardons could backfire because people could be forced to testify against him without the Fifth Amendment privilege against self-incrimination. The issue has implications for Trump’s allies and family members, who could face investigations over matters entangled with Trump […]
Trump’s kids won’t lose their 5th Amendment rights and be forced to testify against him if they’re pardoned, experts say
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Trump pardoned Jared Kushner’s dad Charles, who was convicted of tax crimes, witness tampering, and illegal campaign contributions

Alongside 28 other pardons and commutations President Donald Trump granted on Wednesday, Charles Kushner, 66, was given a full pardon. Charles Kushner was investigated by prosecutors for making illegal campaign donations in 2003, and at the time, his brother-in-law and former business partner William Schulder had assisted prosecutors. Once Charles […]
Trump pardoned Jared Kushner’s dad Charles, who was convicted of tax crimes, witness tampering, and illegal campaign contributions
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Retired US generals are lining up to tell Trump why pardoning troops accused or convicted of war crimes is a really bad idea

President Donald Trump is considering pardoning troops accused and convicted of war crimes, possibly this Memorial Day weekend, according to The New York Times. Several retired US generals have criticised the president’s reported plans, arguing that doing so would be “immoral,” a “mistake,” an “abdication of moral responsibility,” and a […]
Retired US generals are lining up to tell Trump why pardoning troops accused or convicted of war crimes is a really bad idea