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Roger Stone to surrender to prison by June 30

Roger Stone to surrender to prison by June 30
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Roger StoneRoger Jason StoneTrump grants clemency to five nonviolent offenders Trump remarks put pressure on Barr DOJ veteran says he's quitting over Barr's 'slavish obedience' to Trump MORE, the convicted longtime ally of President TrumpDonald John TrumpFox News president, top anchors advised to quarantine after coronavirus exposure: report Six notable moments from Trump and Biden's '60 Minutes' interviews Biden on attacks on mental fitness: Trump thought '9/11 attack was 7/11 attack' MORE, is due to report to federal prison by June 30, though he will not have to quarantine himself at a special federal site beforehand. 

Stone posted about about the date on his Instagram account Thursday, writing the messages "#deathsentence" and "#freerogerstone." 

"The Bureau of Prisons has changed the date ... of my surrender to June 30 but I will NOT be quarantined for Covid-19," Stone wrote in the post.

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Stone's message on not needing to quarantine himself in prison comes despite a U.S. Bureau of Prisons (BOP) directive saying it would “process all newly-sentenced Bureau inmates through one of three quarantine sites” or at a federal detention facility. 

The BOP did not immediately respond to an inquiry from The Hill, though a spokesperson for the bureau told The Associated Press that Stone will not be required to quarantine at a designated quarantine facility because he is self-surrendering. 

He will, however, undergo a 14-day quarantine in the prison he will be serving his sentence in, which the BOP did not disclose to media, according to AP.

"For safety and security reasons, we don't share an inmate's designated institution until after they have arrived," a BOP spokeswoman told CNN.

The former Trump confidant was sentenced to 40 months in prison by a federal judge in November after his conviction for lying to Congress, tampering with a witness and obstructing former special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) MuellerCNN's Toobin warns McCabe is in 'perilous condition' with emboldened Trump CNN anchor rips Trump over Stone while evoking Clinton-Lynch tarmac meeting The Hill's 12:30 Report: New Hampshire fallout MORE's investigation. 

Stone has been living at his home in Florida since his arrest in early 2019.