Trumps lawyers are now arguing that if Donald Trump can be prosecuted for “crimes” committed during his time as president, so too can George W. Bush, Joe Biden, and Barrack Hussein Obama.
Donald Trump tells reporters if his prosecution is allowed to go forward, and he’s not granted presidential immunity, it would lead to the opening of Pandora’s Box. pic.twitter.com/eSz5jdbwYN— NEWSMAX (@NEWSMAX) January 9, 2024
In fact, Trump senior advisor Stephen Miller says if there is no presidential immunity for official acts, then Joe Biden can be charged with ten million counts of human smuggling and trafficking.
“The special counsel conceded that if it was President Obama who was being prosecuted for a drone strike, then they’d have to consider immunity. But when it’s President Trump, then they’re taking the position that there’s no immunity for presidential acts…” pic.twitter.com/DJDB6znU1t— Liz Harrington (@realLizUSA) January 9, 2024
This is something that SCOTUS will have to bear in mind when it considers the president’s immunity when it meets in February.
Never Forget that Donald Trump posted a video on January 6th telling people to go home peacefully.— Benny Johnson (@bennyjohnson) December 21, 2023
Twitter 1.0 took it down within 5 minutes.
They prevented people from hearing this… pic.twitter.com/eF0xJ2GOvh