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The case(s) against Trump: New York charges only beginning of legal woes

By David Smith

08 Apr 2023 · 5 min read

Editor's Note

The ex-president has so far skillfully leveraged the indictment for his 2024 run, but experts say the intensity of upcoming investigations could spell doom for his chances. The Guardian reports.

It was the day that Donald Trump got mugged by reality. After years of dodging legal accountability, the former US president found himself being driven towards a New York courtroom where he would be charged with a crime.

“WOW, they are going to ARREST ME,” he wrote on his Truth Social media platform, the true scale of his predicament finally dawning on him. “Can’t believe this is happening in America.”

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