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Drudge Retort: The Other Side of the News
Wednesday, June 09, 2021

Attorneys Michael van der Veen and Bruce Castor defended former President Donald Trump at his Senate impeachment trial over allegedly inciting the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol insurrection. Even as van der Veen, Castor and the Trump defense team called the impeachment "political theater" and ultimately secured Trump's acquittal, they condemned the rioters for bringing "unprecedented havoc, mayhem and death" to the Capitol. They argued in a legal brief that the rioters' actions deserve "robust and swift investigation and prosecution." Now, van der Veen and Castor find themselves on the other side of those prosecutions, defending at least three people charged in connection with the Capitol breach.

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Probably another attempt at damage control.

Get these people not to blame Trump and say things Trump doesn't want to hear.

#1 | Posted by jpw at 2021-06-10 09:25 AM | Reply

Who is paying for the defense of seditionists and terrorists?

#2 | Posted by bored at 2021-06-10 10:14 AM | Reply

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