Trump Indictments (NY, GA, Jan 6, etc.)

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This guy makes a living, gets paid to write nonsense?

Trump sells. Good, bad, downright crazy, it doesn't matter - news about Trump sells. Sometimes the crazier the better. Gotta give the people what they want.
You forgot to include lies about him, as those sell the best. Especially to sufferers of TDS. Those people eat that shit up like it's goin' outta style.
....and it is going out of style, as he's got more support amongst the People than ever before.
lies about him,

Lies about Trump. Lies about Biden. Lies about everything that's going on. Race, religion, politics, the economy......half of what we hear is probably bull shit or some convoluted propaganda used to divide us.

Divide and conquer.

BTW...........the book offer still stands.
Thought this a done deal.

Why have Trump’s bond documents been rejected – and what does this mean for his legal troubles?​

Documents for Donald Trump’s $175m bond in his New York civil fraud case have been rejected and “returned for correction” to the former president due to missing financial information.

A docket appeared on the New York County Supreme Court website on Wednesday, detailing that a “Bond/Undertaking” had been “returned for correction”.

The court said that the reason for the rejection was that some of the documentation filed on behalf of the Republican presidential candidate failed to include a current financial statement, power of attorney or list an attorney-in-fact.

The blunder was first spotted by New York attorney Jeffrey K Levine, who posted a screenshot of the court’s explanation for the rejection, which read: “The court has returned the documents listed below for the following reasons: Please include a current financial statement and Power of Attorney.



Judge Scott McAfee: Georgia RICO Prosecution DOESN'T Violate 1st Amendment Rights? Viva Frei Vlawg​

Serious question..............If Trump is at one of the upcoming trials he's facing, and he thinks he'll be convicted, will he hightail it to the Russian or Hungarian embassies and ask for asylum?

My money is on yes.
What is this fascination with Trump and Russia?

IF he is 'convicted' it will be overturned in appeals.

These prosecutors are violating the intent of the law and making shit up. Same with the J6 convictions. All made up BS.
The more they go after Trump, the more they get exposed for their own criminal behavior... why is that?

Now this is some interesting details...

Trump had "Q clearance" LOL now where have we heard that 'Q' letter before??? LOL

Julie Kelly gets the facts!

Jack Smith's response is hysterical (and not in a funny way in a desperate way) bc he knows he has little control over her decision related to final jury instructions.

And he is arguing the basis for Trump's "unauthorized possession" of national defense material rests on Obama exec order not the Presidential Records Act.

So everyone who cried for months that "DRUMPF BROKE THE PRA!" can sit down. Jack Smith says PRA now has nothing to do with the case.

Also reminder of the bait and switch here. NARA sought files based on the claims Trump was violating the PRA. He produced 15 boxes of papers. NARA then claimed they found records with "classified markings" and sent a criminal referral (1st time ever) to FBI.

FBI promptly opened investigation. FBI sent a subpoena to Trump in May 2022 seeking more records with "classified markings." They turned over 38 more files.

Then in August, FBI sought search warrant seeking "national defense information." Reminder too we have not seen full unredacted application for search warrant.

Did DOJ seek warrant under the PRA or the Espionage Act or Obama's Exec Order or....what?

Has Smith ever been to Epstein's Pedo Island..? It sure sounds as if they got 'something' on him....

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Y'all getting ready for chaos when the cyberattack on the electric grid - and therefore voting will be sadly stopped - happens?

I wonder if Trump will have the National Guard manage paper ballots for the election?

Listen carefully, and pay attention!

7 yrs ago

Just as the 17th letter of the alphabet has told us...
Eight days and counting until Trump's hush money criminal trial begins. Wonder what we'll see this week? What will he do to try to stop it? Going to be an interesting week - for sure.

Trump says going to jail for gag order violation would be a ‘great honor,’ compares himself to Mandela​

Donald Trump on Saturday said he welcomed the prospect of going to jail for violating a gag order in his upcoming New York hush money trial.

“I will gladly become a Modern Day Nelson Mandela — It will be my GREAT HONOR,” the former president wrote in a lengthy Truth Social post attacking New York State Supreme Court Judge Juan Merchan, who is presiding over Trump’s case.

It was not the first time Trump has likened himself to a martyr as he faces a flurry of criminal charges.

In an October rant against his various lawsuits, the presumptive Republican nominee also compared himself to Mandela, the former president of South Africa who spent 27 years in prison for his anti-apartheid activism.

And last week, Trump took to Truth Social to share a message that likened his legal troubles to the persecution of Jesus Christ.

Saturday’s tirade occurred just over a week before the trial is scheduled to begin on April 15.



QAnon in, political party out: Judge finalizes juror questionnaire for Trump hush-money case​

04/08/2024 08:32 PM EDT

NEW YORK — Prospective jurors for former President Donald Trump’s upcoming criminal trial in Manhattan won’t be asked if they are a Republican or a Democrat, but they will be questioned about whether they are a member of the Proud Boys or the QAnon movement.

The judge overseeing Trump’s trial, set to begin April 15, on Monday unveiled the list of 42 questions he will use to select 12 jurors to decide the former president’s fate on charges that he falsified business records in order to conceal the nature of a hush money payment to a porn star on the eve of the 2016 election.

In a seven-page order, New York Supreme Court Justice Juan Merchan said he would ask the questions only of jurors who haven’t initially self-identified as unable to be fair and impartial and who don’t have another reason to believe they can’t serve on the jury.


USA Today

On eve of hush money trial, big, bold Donald Trump shows he's nothing but a giant chicken​

For a guy who fancies himself a tough alpha male – brimming with “I’m right and you’re wrong!” bluster like the cock of the walk – Donald Trump is, in reality, a giant chicken.

Trump's first criminal trial is set to start Monday in New York City. If you struggle to keep track of the man’s multitudinous indictments, this is the one involving Stormy Daniels, the adult-film star he’s accused of paying off in advance of the 2016 presidential election to keep quiet about their alleged affair.

He has referred to Daniels as “Horseface” and written on social media, “She knows nothing about me, a total con!” Last year, he referred to the case as “the Stormy ‘horseface’ Daniels extortion plot.”

Trump has claimed – over and over and over again – that the case is part of a vast left-wing conspiracy against him, a “Witch-Hunt to destroy the Make America Great Again movement” and “Political Persecution and Election Interference at the highest level in history.”

In a statement in March 2023, Trump name-checked Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg and boasted: “So our Movement, and our Party – united and strong – will first defeat Alvin Bragg, and then we will defeat Joe Biden.”

You’d think an abundantly confident macho man like Trump would be chomping at the bit to get into a courtroom with his lawyers and prove the “Thugs and Radical Left Monsters” wrong, to pull back the curtain on this unjust persecution/prosecution, to shove the evidence of his angelic innocence right in their smug faces.



Trump Considering COWARDLY OPTION at Criminal Trial?!​

Apr 12, 2024

Will Trump take the cowards way out and try to get the NY judge in next week’s criminal trial to let the jury consider CONVICTING HIM OF THE LESSER MISDEMEANOR CRIME of business record fraud to avoid jail time? Michael Popok—using his NY courtroom experience— breaks down the felony charges against Trump and how Trump may go about trying to turn a misdemeanor criminal loss into an electoral win.

Jury selection supposed to start today in the Trump hush money trial.

Trump “Hush Money” Trial Day 1 Recap: Preliminary Motion and Jury Selection! Viva Frei Vlawg​

Hush money trial talking points / updates:

‘No more games’: Judge puts Trump lawyers on notice on criminal trial’s first day​

Just Security Fellow Adam Klasfeld has been covering Donald Trump’s criminal trial from the Manhattan courtroom. Klasfeld and MSNBC legal analyst Andrew Weissmann join MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell to discuss the first day of the historic criminal trial of a former president.



The real DOJ corruption scandal at the heart of Trump's criminal trial in New York​

Rachel Maddow looks at how corruption within the Department of Justice under Donald Trump served Trump's interests and allies and can still be seen in the structure of the New York criminal case against Trump.


Manhattan DA files formal request to hold Trump in contempt​

Apr 16, 2024

The second day on jury selection is underway in the Trump hush money criminal trial. ABC News' Olivia Rubin, John Santucci, and Brian Buckmire report.


Trump THROWS TANTRUM at Jurors on DAY OFF​

Apr 17, 2024

MeidasTouch host Ben Meiselas reports on Donald Trump’s tantrum during his day off from the Manhattan criminal trial.


"Star Witness" & "Convicted Perjurer" Michael Cohen THREATENS Lawyer With Bar Complaint! Viva Frei​


Trump spent the day listening to strangers insult him. And he couldn’t say a single thing back.​

NEW YORK — In its first week, Donald Trump’s criminal trial is forcing the former president, a man who famously surrounds himself with sycophants, to sit quietly and listen to the unfiltered opinions of those typically kept at arm’s-length: People he might call his “haters.”

During jury selection, Trump has heard himself described by those under consideration as racist and sexist and a narcissist. He’s been presented with social media posts calling for officials to “lock him up.” He’s been told, to his face, that he’s “very selfish and self-serving.”

And through it all, Trump has been required to remain seated, not gesturing, not talking and not using his phone. He has not even been allowed to adjust the temperature a few degrees in a courtroom he described as “freezing.”

To top it off, some of those people — including the one who called him selfish and said she outright dislikes him — are now members of the jury of 12 Manhattanites who will decide whether to convict him of 34 felony counts of falsifying business records to conceal a sex scandal.



Donald Trump Gets Bad Legal News From D.C. While in New York Court​

Afederal judge ruled on Thursday that lawsuits filed against Donald Trump over his actions tied to the January 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol were allowed to advance despite the former president's push to pause litigation amid his related criminal case in Washington, D.C.

The order by U.S. District Judge Amit Mehta was issued while Trump appeared in Manhattan Criminal Court for day three of jury selection in his criminal hush-money trial, in which Trump faces 34 counts of falsifying business records in connection to a payment made to adult-film actress Stormy Daniels during the 2016 presidential election.



Trump Gets SMACKED WITH THE LAW in Criminal Trial START​

Apr 19, 2024

NY defense attorney Michael Popok and former NY prosecutor Karen Friedman Agnifilo on Legal AF debate the first 2 trial days of the Trump NY criminal election interference case.

A dude in a robe doesn't just get to declare himself "the law". Although, that is the entire Problem with the USSA cops, judges, and the whole lot.
- They now have a full jury
- Someone has set himself on fire outside the court room.
Opening arguments in the NY hush money case today.
Arguments about the gag order either today or tomorrow.
Something has come up about the $175 million bond money. I believe the state of NY may move to grab Trump's property this week.

"The alternate reality Trump lives in is crumbling" with first criminal trial: ex federal prosecutor​

With a jury now impaneled, Donald Trump’s hush-money trial can finally begin in earnest. The outcome of the trial will impact not just Trump’s freedom but the outcome of the 2024 election and the future of the country’s democracy.

Per New York state law, no cameras are allowed inside the courtroom. The courtroom sketch artists have depicted defendant Trump as bored, sullen, hostile, occasionally happy, and with a look of contempt and disgust on his face. When sleeping in court, Trump looks very tired and drained of energy, his mouth open and his head fighting against gravity. Trump is reportedly quite upset at how he is being drawn, Rolling Stone reports. “Trump has also privately asked people close to him if they agree that the courtroom sketch-artist must be out to get him," sources told the outlet.

Trump’s attorneys, meanwhile, are still trying to stop their client’s first criminal trial by filing appeals for a change of venue because of supposed “bias” against their client, a claim the court has rejected.

Trump, for his part, has repeatedly violated his gag orders by threatening the judges, prosecutors, district attorneys, witnesses, jury members, and other people who are trying to enforce the rule of law. Judge Juan Merchan has mostly been successful in trying to discipline the impudent former president, at one point commanding him to sit down in court like he was a disobedient dog.

In an attempt to better understand what is likely to happen next in Trump’s first criminal trial such as how the prosecution and defense are going to proceed and what the larger strategy may be behind Trump’s acting out in court (Trump is likely attempting to get thrown in prison as a way of rallying his followers as a fake martyr), I recently spoke with Kenneth McCallion. He is a former Justice Department prosecutor who also worked for the New York attorney general's office as a prosecutor on Trump-related racketeering cases.


Tasty break time: Imagine Trump behind the wire...............

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