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Libby gets presidential pardon for 2007 perjury conviction

President Donald Trump on Friday pardoned I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby, who was convicted in 2007 of obstructing justice and committing perjury while serving as chief of staff to then-Vice President Dick Cheney. Then-President George W. Bush commuted Libby's 30-month prison sentence, which was connected to the leak of CIA employee Valerie Plame's identity, but Libby paid $250,000 in fines, performed community service and completed probation.

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