Did you enjoy the FBI Director’s ‘Hostage’ performance for Hillary today? It looks like he is singing a very different tone than when Martha Stewart was charged for much less. Check this out…
FBI Director James Comey is definitely not U.S. Attorney James Comey – who opted to prosecute Martha Stewart in 2003:
— Trey (@Earendil82) July 5, 2016
Bet Martha Stewart is pretty pissed right now. #Comey
— laurie allee (@laurieallee) July 5, 2016
Jim Comey, who led the federal prosecution of Martha Stewart, isn't sure Hillary Clinton did anything wrong.
— Sean Davis (@seanmdav) July 5, 2016
At the time, Comey explained his reasoning for prosecuting the domestic diva:
“If it was Jane Doe she would have been prosecuted. [T]here were 2,000 cases by the Justice Department that year for providing false statements during an investigation.
I thought of my hesitation about the case due to someone being rich and famous, and how it shouldn’t be that way. I decided we had to do it.”
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