WSJ: Attorney General William Barr told federal prosecutors to be aggressive in charging violent demonstrators, including potentially prosecuting them for plotting to overthrow the government, say people familiar with the talks https://t.co/hu4TzCOMqt
OdradekRex: Yeah, good luck with that.
GardenWeasel: OdradekRex: Yeah, good luck with that.Trump appointed judges will go right along with him
SurfaceTension: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Article_Three_of_the_United_States_Constitution#Section_3:_TreasonTreason against the United States, shall consist only in levying War against them, or in adhering to their Enemies, giving them Aid and Comfort. No Person shall be convicted of Treason unless on the Testimony of two Witnesses to the same overt Act, or on Confession in open Court. The Congress shall have Power to declare the Punishment of Treason, but no Attainder of Treason shall work Corruption of Blood, or Forfeiture except during the Life of the Person attainted.
SolderGlob: GardenWeasel: OdradekRex: Yeah, good luck with that.Trump appointed judges will go right along with himIs Trump also going to handpick every juror for the trials?
GardenWeasel: On the other hand, this is a good precedent for punishing violent MAGAts (and those that instigate them) after Biden wins.