How Gamble v. United States affects Paul Manafort

Jul 2013
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Under the Constitution, the president's clemency power extends only to federal criminal offenses. ... A president cannot pardon someone for state or local crimes.

Let's thank the conservative majority SCOTUS for making it impossible for Trump's master crook Paul Manafort to get off scot free should Trump foolishly try to pardon him.
 
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