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Scooter Libby commuted by Bush

Scooter Libby’s prison sentence was commuted by President Bush Monday. Libby was facing 30 months in jail on charges of obstruction of justice and perjury. The commute will not, however, relieve Libby of having to pay a $250,000 fine. The conviction will also remain on his record. President Bush called Libby’s original sentence “excessive,” citing… Read More »