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Trump pardons Bannon in final acts of clemency – BBC News

Donald Trump pardons 73 people, including former aide Steve Bannon, in one of his last acts as president.

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image captionSteve Bannon is accused of fraud over a fundraising campaign. He denies any wrongdoing
Outgoing US President Donald Trump has pardoned his former adviser Steve Bannon, who is facing fraud charges.
The announcement came just hours before the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden.
A pardon was announced for rapper Lil Wayne and commutations for rapper Kodak Black and former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick.
In all, 73 individuals received pardons and another 70 had their sentences commuted,…

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