Trump’s names day, he’ll be caught up in the angry Social Truth Act
Donald Trump He indicated on Saturday morning that he would be arrested on Tuesday on charges related to The $130,000 he allegedly paid In Silence by adult actor Stormy Daniels.
The former president also called on his supporters to “protest, take back our nation”—in what commentators have interpreted as a call to violence—at The toxic rant on his platform, Truth Social.
Trump’s attorney, Joe Tacopina, confirmed on Friday that the former president would surrender to authorities without complications if indicted.
“We will follow normal procedures if it comes to this point,” Tacupina said he said from the inside.
“There will be no confrontation at Mar-a-Lago with the Secret Service and the Manhattan DA’s office,” the attorney-who said went viral For trying to snatch a piece of paper from MSNBC’s Ari Melber – he told the New York Daily Newsreferring to Trump’s resort in Florida and the New York District Attorney.
The possible charges against Trump center around his alleged affair with Daniels in 2006 and accusations that he paid her – through a shell company set up by his former lawyer and longtime aide Michael Cohen – in exchange for her silence ahead of the 2016 election.
Trump has repeatedly called the investigation by Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg’s office, which is said to be looking into whether the payment violated state laws, a “witch hunt.”
Cohen, meanwhile, spent a year in prison for his role in the payment, which is a violation of campaign finance laws. Court documents unsealed in the Cohen case show Trump was involved in the compensation payment.
If Trump is charged, it will be the first time a former president has faced charges.