UPDATED 10:11 AM PT — Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Roger Stone pleaded not guilty to all charges at his court appearance in Washington, D.C.
Stone arrived to cheers and jeers Tuesday as he arrived for his arraignment on charges, including obstruction, making false statements and witness tampering.
Stone’s court appearance came just days after FBI agents raided his Fort Lauderdale home and arrested him as part of Mueller’s Russia investigation.
In an interview with Sky News Monday, Stone doubled-down on his pledge to not implicate the president for false crimes.
“I am not willing to make up stories or bear false witness against anybody including the president,” he stated. “The president has done nothing wrong, he certainly hasn’t colluded with Russia and therefore I am not going to make up false tales about him to ease the pressure on myself — that would be perjury.”
Stone also reiterated that he has not discussed a possible pardon with President Trump.