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Former Trump aide Steve Bannon sentenced to four months in prison

Stephen Bannon (à direita), ex-assessor do presidente dos EUA, Donald Trump, chega à Suprema Corte do Estado de Nova York para uma audiência, 04 de outubro de 2022.
Stephen Bannon (right), former aide to US President Donald Trump, arrives at the New York State Supreme Court for a hearing, October
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A federal court in Washington (USA) sentenced this Friday ( ) Steve Bannon, former adviser to former US President Donald Trump, to four months in prison for refusing to cooperate with the legislative committee investigating the January 6 Capitol invasion 2021. 8014755158001Judge Carl Nichols also accepted the US prosecutor’s request for Bannon to pay a fine, but lowered the amount to US$ 6.5 thousand (equivalent to R$ 33 thousand at current exchange rate) — the Department of Justice was asking for payment of US$ 67 thousand (equivalent to R$ 1 million at the current price).

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