CNNer Frets Trump Will Get Spe­cial Treat­ment and Not Be Sent to Prison

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CNNer Frets Trump Will Get Special Treatment and Not Be Sent to Prison

In the wake of the con­se­quen­tial rul­ing that saw for­mer Pres­i­dent Trump con­vict­ed on 34 felony counts of fal­si­fy­ing busi­ness records, CNN’s tone was most­ly sober as they went through the play-by-play of what hap­pened in the court­room and what pro­ce­dures need­ed and were to unfold in the com­ing days, weeks, and months. How­ev­er, legal ana­lyst Karen Fried­man Agnifi­lo had a pret­ty major con­cern: that Trump would get spe­cial treat­ment and not be impris­oned.
She explained that Trump would have to “report to pro­ba­tion” so they could put togeth­er a “pre-sen­tenc­ing report where they take cer­tain infor­ma­tion.” Includ­ed in that “cer­tain infor­ma­tion” was “whether or not he express­es remorse” for his crimes because Judge Juan Mer­chan fac­tors that into his con­sid­er­a­tion for sen­tenc­ing.
Accord­ing to her, any­one else not named “Trump” would “ …