It appears that President Donald Trump is indeed preparing to pardon his longtime friend and confidant, Roger Stone, for crimes ranging from lying to investigators to witness tampering.

Politico notes that Trump’s hint of a pardon Stone came in a tweet the president sent out early Thursday morning:

“The pledge from the president came on Twitter, after Charlie Kirk, the founder of the conservative group Turning Point USA, wrote Tuesday that Stone ‘will serve more time in prison than 99% of these rioters destroying America’ — referring to the ongoing nationwide protests over the killing of George Floyd, a 46-year-old black man, by a Minneapolis police officer.

“’This isn’t justice,’ Kirk added.“RT for a full pardon of Roger Stone!'”

The president replied:

Federal prosecutors have recommended that Stone be sentenced to prison for seven to nine years, but Trump’s tweet suggests Stone will be the latest of the president’s cronies who will be handed a Get of Jail Free card for their loyalty to the Donald.

Others on Twitter were quick to remind Trump that while he claims to be a “law and order” president, he doesn’t think the law applies to him, his family, or his friends:

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