Trump asks Supreme Court to block ‘immunity’ ruling

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    "Donald Trump asked the Supreme Court on Monday to block a lower court’s ruling that he is not immune from criminal charges stemming from his bid to subvert the 2020 election."

    https://www.politico.com/news/2024/02/12/trump-immunity-ruling-supreme-court-00141034

    "If the justices quickly deny Trump’s stay request, the case would be sent back to the trial court, and the former president could stand trial on the election-focused federal charges as early as this spring.

    If, on the other hand, the justices grant a stay, it would likely lead to months of delay for any trial in the case, almost guaranteeing a conflict with the Republican National Convention in July or the height of the presidential general election season in the late summer or fall.

    It takes the support of five justices to grant a stay."

    Another big call for SCOTUS.
 
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