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Trump wants the Supreme Court to toss out his conviction. Will they?

Posted on AllSides June 4th, 2024
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On Sunday, Trump wrote on Truth Social, his personal social media site, that the Supreme Court “MUST” intervene after a New York jury found him guilty of 34 counts of falsifying business records. Though Trump’s post wasn’t written with the precision of a legal brief, he appeared to float two separate theories that could justify tossing out his conviction: that the judge was impermissibly biased and that the prosecutor was out to get Trump.

Trump’s rant was echoed by many Republicans, including US House Speaker Mike Johnson, who claimed that he knows...

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