Transcript for Longtime Trump confidante Roger Stone pleads not guilty
A chaotic scene playing out in Washington today Roger Stone the president's longtime advisor in court today pleading not guilty to charges brought by the special counsel. Here's our Chief Justice correspondent Pierre Thomas. Working into court today Roger Stone the president's longtime confidant. Met by a question of opponents and supporters. Yeah yeah okay. Inside a speedy twelve minute hearing. Stones fleeing not guilty. Stone facing seven felonies including lying to congress obstruction and witness tampering Robert Mueller accusing the self describes so called dirty trickster. A reaching out to WikiLeaks through an intermediary. To help the trump campaign president trump and stone go back decades but the president insists. None of this has anything to do with him can you. Guarantee that the hypotheticals. Stoves indictment has many wondering where Muller is in his probe the acting attorney general surprised the even Republicans. With this unexpected update right now you on the investigation is. I think. Close to. Being completed. I don't know why he knows that I don't know how you say that inland there injured being extended six months House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was blunt. David Democrats are still concerned about whether the mullah report will be fully released to the Democrats on postponing a vote on attorney general nominee bill Barr. Because they still have questions on whether he will fully release that report David Peter Thomas with a slide tonight Peter thing.
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