Alvin Bragg Tears Into Trump Whereas Requesting Expanded Gag Order

Manhattan DA Alvin Bragg stated that everybody is aware of what Trump is doing, as he requested that the ex-president’s gag order be expanded.

The Manhattan DA’s office wrote in a filing:

Defendant’s harmful, violent, and reprehensible rhetoric basically threatens the integrity of those proceedings and is meant to intimidate witnesses and trial members alike— together with this Court docket. The Folks accordingly submit this memorandum in additional help of our March 28 request that the Court docket (1) make clear or verify that its March 26, 2024 Order Limiting Extrajudicial Statements protects members of the family of the Court docket, the District Legal professional, and all different people talked about within the Order; and (2) warn defendant that his current conduct is contumacious and direct that defendant instantly desist from assaults on members of the family.

To the extent that the unique March 26 Order didn’t already prohibit this habits, this Court docket can
and will make clear or lengthen the Order to guard members of the family of the Court docket on the file described under, and will warn defendant that any future disregard of the Order will end in sanctions beneath Judiciary Regulation §§ 750(A)(3) and 751.

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There isn’t any constitutional proper to focus on the household of this Court docket, not to mention on the blatant falsehoods which have served because the flimsiest pretexts for defendant’s assaults. Defendant is aware of what he’s doing, and everybody else does too. And everyone knows precisely what defendant intends as a result of he has stated for many years that it’s a part of his life philosophy to go after his perceived opponents “as viciously and as violently” as he can.5 He has stated for many years that he assaults his perceived opponents “viciously” and “violently” each “as a result of it’s a good feeling and since different individuals will see you doing it.”6 And he promised very not too long ago that “IF YOU GO AFTER ME, I’M COMING AFTER YOU!”7 He’s finishing up that promise proper now.

The gag order must be expanded. By attacking the choose’s daughter, Trump is making an attempt to threaten and intimidate the choose. DA Bragg was appropriate. All of us perceive what Trump’s recreation is. The ex-president is making an attempt to disrupt and warp the method in order that justice can’t be finished.

Donald Trump’s prison trial is because of begin in a few weeks, and the court docket must take motion to cease him from contaminating the proceedings.

Trump has proven what he’s able to, so it’s time for the court docket to close him down.

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