Judge says prosecutors broke law over Epstein’s secret plea deal A judge says prosecutors broke the law over that secret plea deal with politically-connected billionaire Jeffrey Epstein. One of those prosecutors is now in the president’s administration. Stephanie Ruhle is joined by NBC’s Tom Winter and former federal prosecutor Cynthia Alksne to break down the case and the significance of the judge’s claim. Weighing in: Real Clear Politics Associate Editor and Columnist A.B. Stoddard, Politics Editor of TheRoot.com Jason Johnson, and former Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Philippe Reines.