Top CNN Legal Expert Shreds Man­hat­tan Trump Case: Was Cre­at­ed Just To Get Trump

Top CNN Legal Expert Shreds Manhattan Trump Case: Was Created Just To Get Trump

CNN’s top legal expert dis­man­tled the Man­hat­tan Dis­trict Attorney’s Office’s crim­i­nal case this week against for­mer Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump, say­ing that pros­e­cu­tors only brought the case to get Trump.
Elie Honig, a for­mer fed­er­al and state pros­e­cu­tor, wrote in a newslet­ter on Fri­day that just because the jury con­vict­ed Trump on all 34 felony counts does not mean that jus­tice was car­ried out because the case should have nev­er been brought.
“Both of these things can be true at once: The jury did its job, and this case was an ill-con­ceived, unjus­ti­fied …