Financial Times: Trump Cheers AG Barr After Roger Stone Prosecutors Quit

February 07, 2020

O’Melveny partner Lisa Monaco was quoted in this Financial Times article about the resignation of four prosecutors who handled the US Department of Justice’s case against Roger Stone. The Department of Justice has lessened its sentencing recommendation for Stone, the article reported. “A prosecutor withdraws from a case when they can’t in good conscience continue to participate,” Monaco, who previously served as a senior justice department official in the Obama administration, told the FT. “That's how serious it is.”