According to the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), the United StatesWashington DCA federal appeals court had previously ruled thattrumpSince the former president no longer enjoys presidential immunity from prosecution, Trump’s legal team asked the US Supreme Court to vacate the ruling on the 12th that he should not be prosecuted during the campaign.
Trump had previously claimed in the election interference case that actions taken while he was in the White House were immune. A panel of three judges of the Court of Appeal unanimously rejected the decision on the 6th, saying the claim was “not supported by precedent, history or the Constitution.” This article and structural support”.
However, Trump’s legal team submitted the document, saying that “conducting a months-long criminal trial against President Trump at the height of the election would fundamentally undermine Trump’s view of the presidency.”bidenCompetitiveness”.
In other words, the Supreme Court will decide in a matter of days whether to temporarily put the decision on hold to allow Trump to appeal.
Once the conservative-dominated Supreme Court approves the request, the election interference case will be delayed for a long time, and is likely to be delayed until after the November election.
On the other hand, if the Supreme Court denies the request, the Court of Appeals could schedule a hearing in the spring.