‘Constitutional Cancel Culture.’ Trump’s Lawyers Say He Didn’t Incite Capitol Riot in Brief Defense

‘Constitutional Cancel Culture.’ Trump’s Lawyers Say He Didn’t Incite Capitol Riot in Brief Defense

The false equivalency ignored the context of Trump’s incendiary comments, but seemed to resonate with some Republican Senators. “The president’s lawyers blew the House managers’ case out of the water,” said Wisconsin Senator Ron Johnson. (House managers had shown that, nearly a month prior to the riot, Trump had invited his supporters to come to a “wild” protest on Jan. They attempted to cast doubt on the legitimacy of the impeachment managers’ evidence by noting how much they relied on media reports. Sen. Mike Braun, a Republican from Indiana, told reporters he thought the defense was a “good offset” to the House managers’ case.

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