presidential-immunity

Former GOP officials warn of ‘terrifying possibilities’ if Trump immunity claim accepted

BY: and - February 13, 2024

The 26 former U.S. Department of Justice attorneys, lawmakers and others who authored the brief were elected Republicans or served in Republican administrations. They include former New Jersey Gov. Christine Todd Whitman, former U.S. Sen. John Danforth of Missouri and former U.S. Rep. Mickey Edwards of Oklahoma.

Three-judge federal panel grills Trump lawyer on claim of presidential immunity

BY: and - January 9, 2024

Trump in a brief press conference afterward suggested a ruling against his immunity claim would spur “bedlam” from his supporters.