Trump decries ‘per­se­cu­tion’ as he walks into his­toric tri­al

Trump decries ‘persecution’ as he walks into historic trial

Don­ald Trump said he is fac­ing “per­se­cu­tion” as he walked into the court­room for the start of his hush mon­ey tri­al in New York, the first crim­i­nal tri­al for a for­mer pres­i­dent.
“There’s nev­er been any­thing like it,” Trump said as he walked into the cour­t­house. “This is real­ly an attack on a polit­i­cal oppo­nent. This is all this is.”

Pres­i­dent Trump: “This is an assault on Amer­i­ca. Noth­ing like this has ever hap­pened before…This is an out­rage that this case was brought. This is polit­i­cal per­se­cu­tion.”
— MAGA War Room (@MAGAIncWarRoom) April 15, 2024

“When I walk into that court­room, I know I will have the love of 200 mil­lion Amer­i­cans behind me, and I will be FIGHTING for the FREEDOM of 325 MILLION AMERICANS!” Truth post­ed to his Truth Social account before walk­ing into …