Bush Waives Libby's Jail Time - Rolling Stone
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Bush Waives Libby’s Jail Time

Alas federal prisoner 28301-016, we hardly knew ye.

"I respect the jury's verdict," Bush said, "But I have concluded that the prison sentence given to Mr. Libby is excessive. Therefore, I am commuting the portion of Mr. Libby's sentence that required him to spend thirty months in prison."

All that's left is a $250,000 fine, which will doubtless be paid by Libby's neocon fan club, and some good old fashioned bonding time between Libby and his parole officer.

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