I. Lewis ‘Scooter’ Libby, pictured in 2007, has been pardoned by US President Donald Trump for his conviction on charges of obstruction of justice and lying to investigators. Photo: EPA-EFE

Donald Trump pardons ‘Scooter’ Libby for lying to investigators in possible dig at James Comey

Comey, then deputy US attorney general, had appointed the special counsel who prosecuted  Libby in 2007. Trump’s pardon comes a day after previews of Comey’s new book, critical of the president, emerged

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I. Lewis ‘Scooter’ Libby, pictured in 2007, has been pardoned by US President Donald Trump for his conviction on charges of obstruction of justice and lying to investigators. Photo: EPA-EFE
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