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Twitter Blasts Barr After Stone Prosecutors Resign

Three DOJ Prosecutors resigned after the DOJ higher ups told publicly came out against their sentencing recommendations for Roger Stone.
Twitter Blasts Barr After Stone Prosecutors Resign
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Late on Monday the DOJ filed their sentencing memo for Roger Stone, pushing for a prison sentence of between 7 to 9 years. Trump really didn't like that, tweeting this out:

Early Tuesday morning, this news broke that the DOJ was backtracking, probably in response to Trump's tweet (and maybe a call to Bill Barr):

THEN there was an exodus of not 1, not 2, but 4 prosecutors who worked on the case:

Twitter reacted:

My hope:

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