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Roger Stone jury reportedly stacked with
leftist activists; Obama-appointed judge
allegedly ignored

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Posted By: ladydawgfan, 2/14/2020 8:34:55 AM

New findings strongly suggest that, thanks in part to left-wing Judge Amy Berman Jackson, convicted former Trump campaign official and longtime political consultant Roger Stone’s guilt wasn’t determined last year by an unbiased jury but rather by one stocked with partisan left-wing operatives. Among the alleged operatives was former Tennessee Democrat congressional candidate Tomeka Hart, a far-left activist who’d been posting negative stories about President Donald Trump and his alleged (and since-debunked) Russian collusion crimes to social media long before she was selected to serve on Stone’s jury last November.

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I'm curious to hear from legal eagle LDotters about this. Shouldn't something like this result in an immediate mistrial??

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Reply 1 - Posted by: TruthFetish 2/14/2020 8:43:01 AM (No. 318145)
Photo of Tomeka Hart, easily found on social media and included in UK reporting of this story, is conspicuously absent from this and other US news reports. Just sayin'. . . What explains that?
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Reply 2 - Posted by: WimeTarmerFable 2/14/2020 8:45:00 AM (No. 318151)
Why didn’t his lawyers object, or were they “parties to the plan?”
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Reply 3 - Posted by: anotherctyankee 2/14/2020 8:47:18 AM (No. 318155)
I heard they challenged this one and was refused.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: MDConservative 2/14/2020 8:48:20 AM (No. 318159)
So, the jurors were picked by the prosecution and the judge? Stone had no representation, no way to challenge? I don't think so. Jury selection is a key part of any trial. Lousy vetting seems to be a regular feature of all these political/judicial sideshows. So, what's the story behind jury selection and how this woman (and others) was allowed on?
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Reply 5 - Posted by: planetgeo 2/14/2020 8:50:57 AM (No. 318162)
I don't see how any prominent conservative, much less an open Trump supporter/defender could possibly get a fair trial in any DC court. Seems like at least a valid reason for a change of venue for any trial by jury. And in this case, based on documented information on the hostile activism by multiple jurors, should be cause for an appeal.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: reefdiver 2/14/2020 9:05:40 AM (No. 318173)
Free Roger Stone!
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Reply 7 - Posted by: seamusm 2/14/2020 9:20:43 AM (No. 318196)
Obviously this trial was a sham and the verdict corrupt. But when will Chief Justice Roberts get his 'house' in order. Some trial reversals warrant removal from office and even disbarment when attorneys and judges poison the process.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Pearson365 2/14/2020 9:45:46 AM (No. 318228)
Roger Stone and his legal team did not realize that they had to prove his innocence since the Federal judge, the prosecutors and jury were all operating under the Schiff impeachment rules. Which are, unless the President and Stone could prove their innocence before a rabid group of Democrats, then they were guilty as charged no matter how politically motivated the charges. There have to be court records of the jury selection process. If Judge Berman overruled the objections of the defense team on the Trump hater(s) selected for the trial, there has to be an immediate appeal for a mistrial ruling. A presidential pardon is an admission of guilt, and should be avoided. PS: For Roger’s sake, don’t let thin skinned AG Barr see this comment. If Barr sees it, Roger will be sent to the Federal House of Detention in Manhattan pending appeal,
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Clinger 2/14/2020 9:53:21 AM (No. 318238)
We live in dangerous times. We still have a candidate running for POTUS who openly flaunted his blackmail of a foreign government and Trump was subjected to a fraudulent impeachment process with nothing of substance behind it. Hillary is a felon and nothing. General Flynn was railroaded. I in no way want to trivialize the Holocaust but I have to believe that there was a point on that path to a final solution where the expectation of justice for a Jew must have been about equal to what a conservative can expect in DC.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: The Remnants 2/14/2020 9:57:33 AM (No. 318250)
with liberty and justice for some......................................................
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Reply 11 - Posted by: john56 2/14/2020 10:22:31 AM (No. 318280)
Whatever happens, the deep state plotters MUST NOT BE TRIED in DC or NYC. I'm thinking a nice federal courthouse in West Virginia or Wyoming. Plus, I volunteer to be jury foreman.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: mc squared 2/14/2020 10:24:34 AM (No. 318282)
My thanks to Tucker Carlson from whom I first heard about all this hanky-panky.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: bighambone 2/14/2020 10:25:04 AM (No. 318284)
You have to figure that the involved Obama nominated federal judge presiding over the Roger Stone trial and sentencing knows at the moment that the case is going to have huge legal problems, when it shows up in the Court of Appeals, after she sentences Stone next week. If it even comes to that, after the latest politically tainted jury revelations.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: john56 2/14/2020 10:25:45 AM (No. 318285)
Or, as Howie Carr says, in the Halls of Justice, the only justice is in the halls.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: mobyclik 2/14/2020 11:28:48 AM (No. 318364)
Is there ANYTHING these damned liberals won't corrupt? When do THEY start to do some hard time?
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Reply 16 - Posted by: TrueBlueWfan 2/14/2020 11:49:42 AM (No. 318385)
Another reason if and when Durham comes out with indictments, they must get a change of venue to somewhere in middle America. These DC morons will never convict a democrat swamp creature.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: InsaneSanity2 2/14/2020 12:19:28 PM (No. 318421)
Sorry, but it's way past time to be the ones who "follow the rules". The only way these leftists will have a chance to see some light is to do the same thing to them. We need to railroad them. Game the system against them. It's war and we need to nuke them.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: BarryNo 2/14/2020 12:35:31 PM (No. 318441)
If you want justice in America, ditch democrats.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: MickTurn 2/14/2020 12:35:51 PM (No. 318443)
Pardon and Impeach/Remove the Judge, this was a setup and HIGHLY ILLEGAL!
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Reply 20 - Posted by: TXknitter 2/14/2020 12:41:46 PM (No. 318448)
Legal eagles, who is in charge of this Judge? Is that not the most pressing question. WHY this corruption continues and continues?? It has been tolerated by scaredycats in positions of authority.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: mathman 2/14/2020 1:10:00 PM (No. 318470)
A jury of your peers? A jury pledged to listen only to the evidence? A jury committed to a just verdict? Does not sound like justice was served. How many peremptory challenges did the defense have? Any? Come on. Mistrial.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: Smart11344 2/14/2020 1:44:58 PM (No. 318520)
In recent history, Obama was and is the worst man (?) to serve as President. Carter was totally inept, but Obama was far worse.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: RedWhite&Blue2 2/14/2020 1:58:19 PM (No. 318537)
If roger stone has to do 9 years that jury foreman woman of color should be sitting in the cell next to him for longer! C-R-O-O_K-E-D!!!
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Reply 24 - Posted by: judy 2/14/2020 2:15:47 PM (No. 318558)
The Mueller mess was also stacked with 100% dems. What a mess &Barr will do Zero.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: judy 2/14/2020 3:07:05 PM (No. 318601)
If Barr had any guts he would dismiss all Mueller's charges..he won't!
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