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Was Edward Stanton, Secretary of War during the Lincoln Presidency ever linked to a conspiracy to Lincoln's murder?

In Other | Asked by Wasup2
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yes it was

hmaaieh | 1199 days ago

Stanton was linked to the conspiracy but there is no concrete evidence to prove it. It was believed that he was implicated because of his diffferences with Lincoln's successor Johnson over implementation of the Reconstruction policy.

krisvarel | 1198 days ago