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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton pauses while speaking at a rally at Theodore Roosevelt High School in Des Moines, Iowa, Friday, Oct. 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Trump aide suggests president-elect won't pursue charges against Hillary Clinton


Donald Trump has no plan to pursue further charges against Hillary Clinton, despite promising a special prosecutor on the campaign trail, his top aide Kellyanne Conway suggested on Tuesday.

Trump campaign rallies were marked by audience cries of "Lock her up!" as he repeatedly condemned Clinton for her use of a private email server and involvement with the Clinton Foundation. 

Conway did not explicitly nix an investigation but said Trump would instead give Clinton time to "help her heal."

Here's what Conway said.

Donald Trump threatens to prosecute Hillary Clinton

WATCH  | Trump threatened to bring in a special prosecutor during the second presidential debate in October.

Trump's transition staff would not immeditately clarify whether or not Conway was officially confirming the MSNBC story, POLITICO reports.

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WATCH  | Trump also said if he was elected, Clinton would "be in jail."

I think he's thinking of many different things as he prepares to become the president -- things that sound like the campaign are not among them.
Conway on Trump's campaign rhetoric

This comes after Trump repeatedly promised to "repeal and replace" the Affordable Care Act, then later said he might keep parts of it.

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