Drudge Retort: The Other Side of the News
Tuesday, May 14, 2024

Federal prosecutors on Tuesday requested the judge overseeing ex-Donald Trump adviser Steve Bannon's criminal contempt of Congress case to order that he begin his four-month prison sentence, after an appeals court last week upheld his conviction. ... The three-judge panel of the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals said in its opinion Friday, "We conclude that none of the information sought in the trial subpoenas was relevant to the elements of the contempt offense, nor to any affirmative defense Bannon was entitled to present at trial."



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#1 | Posted by catdog at 2024-05-14 01:09 PM | Reply | Funny: 2

A "request" to order this bozo to prison?

I'd think that was automatic.

#2 | Posted by Twinpac at 2024-05-14 01:16 PM | Reply

Well the judge that let him out and is keeping him out of prison because of "the appeal" was appointed by Trump, so...

#3 | Posted by YAV at 2024-05-14 01:27 PM | Reply

He's not exactly inconspicuous so maybe somebody hauled him down to Mar-a-Lago in a U-Haul.

#4 | Posted by Twinpac at 2024-05-14 01:39 PM | Reply

Bannon's lawyers have asked for an extra prison shirt...

#5 | Posted by chuffy at 2024-05-14 04:49 PM | Reply

Stinky Steve headed to prison. Maybe he'll go on a hunger strike because they won't let him wear 3 shirts?

#6 | Posted by a_monson at 2024-05-14 06:16 PM | Reply

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