20 ianuarie 2021

In his final hours in office, Trump pardons former strategist Bannon, dozens of others


US President Donald Trump pardoned his former chief strategist Steve Bannon early Wednesday as part of a late flurry of clemency action benefiting nearly 150 people, including rap stars and former members of Congress.The pardons and commutations for 73 additional people, including Bannon , were announced after midnight Wednesday in the final hours of Trump 's White House term. “Prosecutors pursued Mr. Bannon with charges related to fraud stemming from his involvement in a political project. Mr. [...]