#Pardons

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US President Donald Trump has pardoned a record number of people. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Albert J Pirro Jr is the ex-husband of Trump ally and Fox News personality Judge Jeanine Pirro
  • He was convicted on conspiracy and tax evasion charges
  • President Trump earlier granted pardoned his former political strategist Steve Bannon

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Donald Trump will vacate the oval office on January 20, 2021 (Photo Credits: AP / PTI)

  • The clemency list is expected to include political allies and celebrities
  • A second batch can be rolled incase Trump decides to pardon himself or his family members
  • Recommendations for pardons have been flowing towards the President and White House staff 

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Donald Trump has repeatedly called Russian intervention in 2016 a "fake news". (Credit : AP / PTI)

  • Trump never accepted the conclusions of US intelligence and special counsel Robert Mueller
  • Trump has fought hard since coming to office, attacking his own Justice Department
  • Those pardoned in the past month pleaded guilty or were convicted at trial as a result of Mueller's probe