Trump’s New Lawyers Not Expected to Focus on False Election Claims in His Defense

Posted on AllSides February 2nd, 2021
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impeachment, Trump lawyers, US Constitution

The new legal team that former President Donald J. Trump has brought in for his impeachment trial next week is unlikely to focus his defense on his baseless claims of widespread election fraud and instead question whether the trial is even constitutional since he is no longer president, people close to the team said on Monday.

Several Trump advisers have told the former president that using his election claims as a defense for his role in the mob attack on the Capitol last month is unwise, according to a person...

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