Trump Files Legal Motion To Have Fed­er­al Elec­tion Tri­al Tele­vised

Trump Files Legal Motion To Have Federal Election Trial Televised

Lawyers for for­mer Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump said in a legal fil­ing on Fri­day that his fed­er­al elec­tion crim­i­nal tri­al should be tele­vised so that Amer­i­cans can see how he is being treat­ed unfair­ly.
Trump’s fil­ing express­es his sup­port for a request from a media coali­tion ask­ing U.S. Dis­trict Judge Tanya Chutkan to allow the tri­al to be broad­cast. Trump is accused of con­spir­a­cy to defraud the Unit­ed States, con­spir­a­cy to obstruct an offi­cial pro­ceed­ing, obstruc­tion of an offi­cial pro­ceed­ing, and con­spir­a­cy against rights.
“For the first time in Amer­i­can his­to …