Impeachment: Republicans say ex-President Trump can't be tried but many experts disagree

Posted on AllSides February 9th, 2021
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When the Senate gathers Tuesday for the second impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump, Republicans are expected to hammer away at a longstanding argument to undermine the case before debate even begins.

Never mind the charges against Trump for his role in allegedly inciting a mob that stormed the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, GOP senators and Trump's lawyers say, because the trial itself is unconstitutional.

"I'm ready to end the impeachment trial because I think it is blatantly unconstitutional," Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C. and an ally to...

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