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Trump’s hush-money trial begins – Daily Post Nigeria


Former President Donald Trump makes historical past on Monday, as he turns into the primary present or former president within the nation’s historical past to go on trial.

Fox Information studies that Trump’s hush-money trial, which can get underway in a New York Metropolis courtroom, could have an instantaneous affect on his 2024 election rematch with President Joe Biden.

The previous president is being tried on 34 state felony prices and is accused of falsifying enterprise data in relation to hush-money funds in the course of the 2016 election, which he made to Stormy Daniels to maintain quiet about his alleged affair with the grownup movie actress.

The previous President has repeatedly denied falsifying enterprise data, in addition to the alleged sexual encounter with Daniels.

Trump’s authorized group has tried quite a few occasions, unsuccessfully, to additional delay or postpone the trial.

The unprecedented trial is the primary of Trump’s 4 prison instances, together with two for his alleged makes an attempt to overturn his 2020 election loss to Biden and one other for mishandling categorized paperwork — to go to trial.

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