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Judge in Trump’s ‘hush money’ trial
engages in blatant dissimulation

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Posted By: Magnante, 5/5/2023 7:18:24 AM

My assessment of the probability of Donald Trump receiving a fair trial on the highly questionable charges (falsifying business records) brought against him by Manhattan DA Alvin Bragg just plummeted to subterranean levels. The judge in the case just metaphorically peed on Trump’s leg and told him it was raining, to employ a venerable and colorful American expression. He issued a gag order and specified that he was not issuing a gag order and violated Trump’s First Amendment rights while claiming he didn’t violate his First Amendment rights. The technical name, albeit a less flamboyant one than the metaphor of micturition, is dissimulation.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Venturer 5/5/2023 8:30:44 AM (No. 1463108)
So Trump can speak about anything he likes as long as it is not evidence that this clown DA has dug up, but this Justice does not think that is a gag order. New Yorkers think a lot different than most other Americans.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: john56 5/5/2023 8:48:53 AM (No. 1463121)
Did anyone think that ANY decision by these crooked NY courts were going to ever be fair to Trump? Like I say, for a fair trial, he's going to need a change of venue. Cuba, Venezuela, Iran, China and North Korea would be friendlier venues that New York.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: bpl40 5/5/2023 8:55:58 AM (No. 1463128)
Trump will be found guilty by the Manhattan 'jury' and sentenced to 240 years in prison. The key is to get an emergency order from a higher court (Federal ) to keep him out of prison till his appeal takes care of this farce. That is where this entire Kangaroo court circus is headed.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: spacer 5/5/2023 9:21:48 AM (No. 1463155)
The " judge" is an UnAmerican racist bigot with all the credentials of an AA lifer.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: mifla 5/5/2023 10:01:22 AM (No. 1463200)
Father in Heaven, I know you told us that there would be days like this, but just a little help,please. This is not prosecution, this is persecution. That being said, Your will, not ours. Thank you .
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Reply 6 - Posted by: stablemoney 5/5/2023 11:34:36 AM (No. 1463301)
I wonder that Judge Merchan allows Trump to have an attorney. He does, but he also shuts down that attorney, whenever he speaks. Merchan has already decided the case, so why not issue his edict?
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