Conservative lawyer George Conway predicted that it’s going to beryllium astir intolerable for the Department of Justice not to prosecute erstwhile President Donald Trump implicit the stash of top-secret documents discovered astatine his Mar-a-Lago residence.
And “I deliberation earlier immoderate just jury, he’d person to beryllium convicted, based connected what we’re seeing,” Conway told writer Molly Jong-Fast Thursday connected her podcast “The New Abnormal.”
Asked if Trump volition ever spell to jail, Conway responded: “I can’t warrant it, but there’s a tenable likelihood of it.”
There’s “still much grounds that needs to travel out,” helium continued, “but everything points to him being successful a heap of trouble, and we haven’t seen everything that the Justice Department has.”
The FBI hauled retired boxes of documents from Mar-a-Lago past month, including classified documents. All of the authorities documents, whether classified oregon not, were expected to beryllium handed implicit to the National Archives erstwhile Trump near bureau nether the requirements of the Presidential Records Act.
Particularly damning for Trump is that helium continued to bent connected to classified documents adjacent aft his attorneys “certified” to FBI officials that everything had been turned over, said Conway.
“He makes everything worse due to the fact that [Trump’s attorneys are] doing what helium wants them to do. He wants to spell connected the offense. The occupation is helium has nary weapons to spell connected the discourtesy with. And helium has nary ineligible arguments. He has nary defense. He lone has lies.”
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