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The opening salvos in case 19-6039, United States v Roger Jason Stone Junior, were decidedly brief. The 66-year-old longtime friend, confidant and ally of Donald Trump shambled into courtroom 203D of the Fort Lauderdale federal court for a 10-minute indictment hearing.