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Trump claims his witnesses have been ‘crucified’ after responsible verdict

Donald Trump gave a rambling speech at Trump Tower on Friday, blasting the US as a “fascist state,” as political pundits ponder the fallout from his historic conviction – which he has already vowed to attraction.

Trump grew to become the primary US president to be criminally convicted on Thursday, however stated he would “continue to fight” the choice. He could have 30 days to do following his sentencing on July 11.

Speaking to the press and assembled supporters on Friday, Trump claimed witnesses have been “literally crucified” in his case as he slammed the decide but once more as being “highly conflicted” and a “tyrant.”

Family members together with his daughter, Ivanka, son Barron, and former first girl, Melania, have been reportedly current at Trump Tower on Friday. The household is known to have later gone to his membership in Bedminster, New Jersey.

A jury discovered Trump responsible on 34 counts of falsifying enterprise information as a part of an election conspiracy that concerned protecting up a $130,000 fee to grownup movie star Stormy Daniels, whose story of an affair threatened to derail his 2016 presidential marketing campaign.

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‘34 is now my favorite number’: Stephen King and Barbra Streisand lead superstar reactions to Trump responsible verdict

Kevin E G Perry1 June 2024 07:00

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VIDEO: Trump claims his witnesses have been ‘crucified’ after responsible verdict

Trump claims his witnesses have been ‘crucified’ after responsible verdict

Gustaf Kilander1 June 2024 06:00

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Utah Senator says he’s ‘no longer cooperating with’ Democrats after Trump conviction

Gustaf Kilander1 June 2024 05:00

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Jim Jordan desires to tug Manhattan DA earlier than Congress after responsible Trump verdict

The day after Donald Trump was discovered responsible on 34 felony expenses, a House panel led by Trump ally Jim Jordan known as for the district legal professional who prosecuted the previous president to testify earlier than Congress subsequent month.

Eric Garcia1 June 2024 04:30

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Biden calls Trump’s assaults on justice system ‘reckless’ and ‘dangerous’ in first feedback after conviction

President Joe Biden broke his silence on Donald Trump’s historic legal conviction on Friday, slamming his “reckless” assaults on the trial and insisting the responsible verdict is proof that America’s justice system works.

In remarks from the White House, Biden stated the Thursday jury verdict reveals that the “American principle that no one is above the law” had been “reaffirmed.”

“Donald Trump was given every opportunity to defend himself,” he stated, including that the case in opposition to Trump had been introduced in a state courtroom, not a federal one, and was determined by an abnormal jury of “12 citizens, 12 Americans, 12 people like you” that was chosen “the same way every jury in America is chosen”.

“The jury heard five weeks of evidence … after careful deliberation, the jury reached a unanimous verdict. They found Donald Trump guilty on all 34 felony counts,” he stated.

Andrew Feinberg1 June 2024 04:00

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Trump’s case casts a highlight on motion to revive voting rights to these convicted of felonies

Republican-led states have traditionally made it tough for these convicted of a felony to vote or barred it altogether. Now the Republicans’ presumptive nominee for president, who lives in a type of states, is amongst them.

Donald Trump’s conviction within the New York hush cash case places a highlight on a wider motion to revive rights that has been gaining momentum in recent times, with the notable exception of Trump’s newly adopted state of Florida and a pair of its Southern neighbors.

Florida voters accepted a constitutional modification in 2018 restoring the proper to vote for the estimated 1.8 million individuals within the state who had felony convictions, however the Republican-controlled Legislature watered that down by making the fee of all fines, charges and courtroom prices a part of the requirement earlier than voting rights can be restored. That had the impact of creating it advanced, costly and dangerous for individuals convicted of felonies to attempt to forged ballots.

Gary Fields, Nicholas Riccardi1 June 2024 03:30

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Sunak declines to say if he would work with a re-elected Trump after conviction

Donald Trump’s trial shouldn’t be “my focus”, Rishi Sunak has stated when requested if he would work with the convicted former US president if the Republican returns to energy.

The Prime Minister refused to touch upon the ex-president’s hush cash trial conviction when requested by reporters.

A New York jury discovered Mr Trump responsible of falsifying enterprise information in a scheme to illegally affect the 2016 election by way of hush cash funds to grownup movie actress Stormy Daniels, who stated the 2 had intercourse.

The former president, the primary to be convicted of felony crimes, insisted he was a “very innocent man” and claimed with out proof the trial was “rigged”.

David Lynch1 June 2024 03:00

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VIDEO: Speaker Johnson says Supreme Court ought to intervene in Donald Trump’s hush cash case

Speaker Johnson says Supreme Court ought to intervene in Donald Trump’s hush cash case

Ellie Cunningham1 June 2024 02:30

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Trump is now a convicted felon. That will really matter in November

Whether it was by luck or another means, Donald Trump has spent his complete life evading penalties, shifting by way of the world with impunity and accusing others of being criminals when his personal conduct was known as out.

This “I’m rubber, you’re glue” technique was partially how he defeated New York senator turned Obama administration secretary of state Hillary Clinton after they confronted off within the 2016 presidential election.

Andrew Feinberg1 June 2024 02:00

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Crowds collect exterior Trump Tower as former president addresses legal conviction

Crowds gathered exterior Trump Tower for the previous president’s deliberate postconviction remarks on Friday, 31 May, following the jury’s unanimous responsible verdict in his hush cash trial.

Crowds collect exterior Trump Tower as former president addresses legal conviction

Trump scheduled a post-trial information convention in the identical foyer the place he descended a golden escalator to announce his 2016 presidential marketing campaign virtually 9 years in the past.

He was convicted of falsifying enterprise information to cowl up a $130,000 fee made to the porn star Stormy Daniels on his behalf within the run-up to the 2016 presidential election to be able to purchase her silence over a sexual encounter she claims they’d a decade earlier, which Trump denies.

Natalie Chinn1 June 2024 01:30

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