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An explanation of how Justice Kavanaugh can help Pres. Trump beat state charges
Posted by: Speedy
Date: October 07, 2018 01:35PM
Gamble v. United States

[www.snopes.com]

"Within the context of the Mueller probe, legal observers have seen the dual-sovereignty doctrine as a check on President Donald Trump’s power: It could discourage him from trying to shut down the Mueller investigation or pardon anyone caught up in the probe, because the pardon wouldn’t be applied to state charges. Under settled law, if Trump were to pardon his former campaign chairman Paul Manafort, for example — he was convicted in federal court on eight counts of tax and bank fraud — both New York and Virginia state prosecutors could still charge him for any crimes that violated their respective laws … If the dual-sovereignty doctrine were tossed … then Trump’s pardon could theoretically protect Manafort from state action."

And Pres. Trump could protect himself and all his co-conspirators.



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Re: An explanation of how Justice Kavanaugh can help Pres. Trump beat state charges
Posted by: Rolando
Date: October 07, 2018 06:32PM
States Rights? Only for reel Murrican's not them pot smokin' libtards!



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