Gonna Need a Bigger Budget: Lawyers Fight to Save Trump From Drowning in Deep Legal Waters

In a high-stakes legal maneuver that could reshape his political future, Donald Trump’s legal team is fighting to delay his trial on charges linked to classified documents at Mar-a-Lago until after the 2024 election. 

Trump Attempts to Dodge Charges

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In a legal maneuver that could have profound implications for his political future, former President Donald Trump’s legal team has once again requested a delay in his trial on charges related to retaining classified documents kept at Mar-a-Lago. 

Trump Demands to Move the Trial

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Amidst mounting legal challenges, Trump’s lawyers are boldly bidding to postpone his trial, originally scheduled for May, until at least mid-November. 

The Justice Department Complains

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The request comes on the heels of the Justice Department’s complaint that Trump was attempting to “re-litigate” the trial date.

Trump Remains Relentless

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Trump has been relentless in his efforts to delay the trial, even seeking an indefinite postponement while navigating complex procedural and evidentiary rules. 

Trump’s Strategy

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His strategy appears to hinge on the belief that winning the election would enable him to ask his attorney general to drop the charges, while closer trial dates could allow him to claim political bias. 

Trump’s Master Plan

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Trump has seemingly thought of everything. 

Cannon’s Test

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This legal tussle sets up yet another test for Judge Aileen Cannon, a Trump appointee who faced criticism for her decisions during the previous criminal investigation. 

The Duel

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The dueling arguments underscore the high-stakes nature of the case and its potential impact on Trump’s political ambitions.

Espionage Act Violation

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Trump’s legal team contends that prosecutors have failed to fulfill their statutory obligations by not turning over a portion of the documents Trump was charged with retaining, citing violations of the Espionage Act.

The Document Delay

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They argue that the delay in accessing these documents, documents deemed highly sensitive, necessitates a revised trial schedule.

Lack of Secure Facility

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Additionally, Trump’s lawyers point to delays in constructing a secure facility for the judge to review classified documents, further complicating the trial timeline. 

Trump Manipulating Government Procedures?

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They criticize prosecutors for suggesting that Trump was manipulating procedures related to classified information, arguing that the government needs to disclose any potentially exculpatory information.

Documents Protected at Mar-A-Lago?

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One crucial defense strategy appears to be the assertion that some of the classified documents at Mar-a-Lago were not “closely held,” raising questions about their charges. 

Contradictions Abound

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Trump’s legal team suggests that information from the US intelligence community may contradict the prosecution’s claim that documents dating back to 2017 contained closely held information.

Trump’s Trials a Logistical Nightmare

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Trump’s crowded courtroom calendar is presented as a logistical challenge, with his federal trial related to alleged election interference coinciding with the original trial date. 

Legal Battles Continue to Complicate

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The potential overlap underscores the complexity of the legal battle Trump faces.

Only Time Will Tell

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With the 2024 election looming large, the stakes are higher than ever, and the outcome of this legal clash could significantly impact Trump’s political trajectory.

Trump’s Judge Issues an Order that Might Finally Take Him Down

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Federal Judge Aileen Cannon recently issued an order clarifying the rules for handling classified information in former President Donald Trump’s ongoing legal battle about government documents found in his Mar-a-Lago estate, and some see it as a clear indication that Trump will be losing this case. Trump’s Judge Issues an Order that Might Finally Take Him Down

“I’ll Just Follow My Orders” – Biden Rambles Through Another Speech That Leaves People Asking – Who’s Pulling the President’s Strings?’

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President Joe Biden’s recent press conference in Vietnam on September 11th sparked concerns and controversy as he made comments that left many questioning his mental and decision-making abilities. Here’s the full story. “I’ll Just Follow My Orders” – Biden Rambles Through Another Speech That Leaves People Asking – Who’s Pulling the President’s Strings?’

Are Vaccine and Mask Mandates Returning? According to Biden, Very Likely

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President Joe Biden asked Congress for more money to develop a new COVID-19 vaccine, and he may require everyone to get it. Here’s the full story. Are Vaccine and Mask Mandates Returning? According to Biden, Very Likely

Teachers Call Out DeSantis as a “Global Embarrassment” After New ‘Anti-Gay Law’ Means Colleges Were Forced to Drop Psychology

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In a recent development, the state of Florida has found itself embroiled in a contentious debate over the curriculum of its Advanced Placement (AP) psychology course. Teachers Call Out DeSantis as a “Global Embarrassment” After New ‘Anti-Gay Law’ Means Colleges Were Forced to Drop Psychology

“Constitutionally Ineligible” – Trump’s House of Cards on the Verge of Collapse as Supreme Court Could Finally Take Him Down

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Legal experts are debating the relevance of Section 3 of the 14th Amendment, which disqualifies people involved in insurrection from holding office. Some believe it could mean the disqualification of former President Trump from running for office. “Constitutionally Ineligible” – Trump’s House of Cards on the Verge of Collapse as Supreme Court Could Finally Take Him Down

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