We in Telegram
Add news
March 2010 April 2010 May 2010 June 2010 July 2010
August 2010
September 2010 October 2010
November 2010
December 2010
January 2011
February 2011 March 2011 April 2011 May 2011 June 2011 July 2011 August 2011 September 2011 October 2011 November 2011 December 2011 January 2012 February 2012 March 2012 April 2012 May 2012 June 2012 July 2012 August 2012 September 2012 October 2012 November 2012 December 2012 January 2013 February 2013 March 2013 April 2013 May 2013 June 2013 July 2013 August 2013 September 2013 October 2013 November 2013 December 2013 January 2014 February 2014 March 2014 April 2014 May 2014 June 2014 July 2014 August 2014 September 2014 October 2014 November 2014 December 2014 January 2015 February 2015 March 2015 April 2015 May 2015 June 2015 July 2015 August 2015 September 2015 October 2015 November 2015 December 2015 January 2016 February 2016 March 2016 April 2016 May 2016 June 2016 July 2016 August 2016 September 2016 October 2016 November 2016 December 2016 January 2017 February 2017 March 2017 April 2017 May 2017 June 2017 July 2017 August 2017 September 2017 October 2017 November 2017 December 2017 January 2018 February 2018 March 2018 April 2018 May 2018 June 2018 July 2018 August 2018 September 2018 October 2018 November 2018 December 2018 January 2019 February 2019 March 2019 April 2019 May 2019 June 2019 July 2019 August 2019 September 2019 October 2019 November 2019 December 2019 January 2020 February 2020 March 2020 April 2020 May 2020 June 2020 July 2020 August 2020 September 2020 October 2020 November 2020 December 2020 January 2021 February 2021 March 2021 April 2021 May 2021 June 2021 July 2021 August 2021 September 2021 October 2021 November 2021 December 2021 January 2022 February 2022 March 2022 April 2022 May 2022 June 2022 July 2022 August 2022 September 2022 October 2022 November 2022 December 2022 January 2023 February 2023 March 2023 April 2023 May 2023 June 2023 July 2023 August 2023 September 2023 October 2023 November 2023 December 2023 January 2024 February 2024 March 2024 April 2024 May 2024 June 2024
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
News Every Day |

Network contributor wonders why Trump is 'allowed' to speak freely about his prosecutions

4
WND
President Donald J. Trump delivers remarks on the America First Healthcare Plan Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020, at the Duke Energy Hangar in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Official White House photo by Shealah Craighead)

S""

President Donald J. Trump delivers remarks on the America First Healthcare Plan Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020, at the Duke Energy Hangar in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Official White House photo by Shealah Craighead)

By Jason Cohen
Daily Caller News Foundation

British MSNBC contributor Katty Kay on Monday pondered why former President Donald Trump has the right to speak openly about the Democrat-led prosecutions he has faced.

Trump has consistently spoken out about the cases against him, characterizing them as “election interference” and a “sham.” Kay on “Morning Joe” questioned MSNBC legal analyst Barbara McQuade about why Trump is able to make these remarks and what dangers this ability may pose.

WATCH:

“Somebody actually just last week from the U.K. was asking me, ‘how is it that Donald Trump can stand outside the courtroom and say the system was rigged, this was a sham trial, it was a corrupt judge?’ … What he was suggesting is that in the U.K., you wouldn’t be allowed to say that because it’s a danger, there … to the system itself, that it is a form of incitement to violence, but I guess here it’s a free speech issue. We’ve also seen the former president say that there was this huge raid in Mar-a-Lago and that they came in kind of guns blazing as it were, suggesting that, again, that’s the way that they went into Mar-a-Lago was exactly as they should have gone into Mar-a-Lago. The FBI. What is the danger of when he says things like that? And why is he allowed to say things like that?” Kay asked.

Trump is still under a gag order, imposed by Judge Juan Merchan in his Manhattan trial in the case brought by Democratic District Attorney Alvin Bragg where a jury found him guilty. The order prevents the former president from making public statements about witnesses, prosecutors other than the district attorney, court staff and jurors, as well as family members of the staff, district attorney or judge.

Get the hottest, most important news stories on the Internet – delivered FREE to your inbox as soon as they break! Take just 30 seconds and sign up for WND's Email News Alerts!

“Well first, let’s talk about why he’s allowed to say things like that. I believe he is someone, like others, who actually exploits our First Amendment to free speech,” McQuade said. “He knows where the lines are. He goes right up to them. Sometimes he tiptoes over them. But mostly, he includes a few throwaway lines to try to keep within the boundaries. Here in the United States, we have a cherished First Amendment right to free speech, even ugly speech, even sometimes dangerous speech. And the Supreme Court has placed the bar on what becomes criminal or prohibited speech really quite high,” McQuade answered.

“The court … held that speech may only be prohibited in that dangerous situation where there is an intent to cause imminent lawless action and a likelihood of causing that result,” McQuade added. “Now, I think there’s an argument that that bar was crossed on January 6th. But when Donald Trump says these things at the courthouse, it may be planting ideas in people’s minds, but it’s probably not rising to that level of imminent lawless action. But what does it do? What is the outcome of that? It does have an effect, as you mentioned, especially, let’s take that example of Mar-a-Lago. Donald Trump falsely claimed not only that the FBI came in with guns blazing but they planted false evidence in his home … When these things are said, it may be that many people roll their eyes, some people may believe it, but there are people out there who will take that as a call to action. And we know that based on past experiences. So it is incredibly reckless simply to utter these phrases.”

An MSNBC panel in May burst into laughter about Trump’s inability to conduct a typical reelection campaign because of the gag order hindering his speech, linking the order to the former president’s upcoming debate with President Joe Biden where microphones will be shut off during the other candidate’s speaking time.

“Donald Trump does have some experience with having his mic cut off. Which is he’s been sitting in court and wanting very badly to respond to everything with his mic cut off,” NBC News senior national politics reporter Jonathan Allen said, prompting laughter from his fellow panelists. “So it’ll be interesting to see if he’s able to do that in a debate. But he has definitely had his mouth shut over the course of the last several weeks.”

Content created by The Daily Caller News Foundation is available without charge to any eligible news publisher that can provide a large audience. For licensing opportunities of our original content, please contact licensing@dailycallernewsfoundation.org.

SUPPORT TRUTHFUL JOURNALISM. MAKE A DONATION TO THE NONPROFIT WND NEWS CENTER. THANK YOU!

Москва

Июньская норма осадков в Москве будет перевыполнена почти в 1,5 раза

Panthers take Game 1 of Stanley Cup Final as Sergei Bobrovsky shuts out Oilers

America’s Space Infrastructure: So Vulnerable It Destabilizes Geopolitics

Creepy King Charles Painting Is Vandalized by Radical Animal Rights Activists, Gets a Cartoon Face and Speech Balloon!

Max free trial returns just in time for House of the Dragon season 2 this week

Ria.city






Read also

Royal Ascot 2024 free bets and bonus offers: New customer deals for iconic flat racing week

Event Information | MCD Concerts At Virgin Media Park

Britain’s youngest killers in 30yrs should be named – but social media firms have blood on their hands too, says Tory

News, articles, comments, with a minute-by-minute update, now on Today24.pro

News Every Day

Panthers take Game 1 of Stanley Cup Final as Sergei Bobrovsky shuts out Oilers

Today24.pro — latest news 24/7. You can add your news instantly now — here


News Every Day

Panthers take Game 1 of Stanley Cup Final as Sergei Bobrovsky shuts out Oilers



Sports today


Новости тенниса
ATP

Рейтинг ATP. Синнер стал №1, Алькарас – №2, Циципас выпал из топ-10, Хачанов – из топ-20, Котов обновил личный рекорд



Спорт в России и мире
Москва

Сотрудники Росгвардии приняли участие в спортивном празднике МГО «Динамо» в Москве



All sports news today





Sports in Russia today

Москва

Росгвардия приняла участие в спортивном празднике «Динамо» в Москве


Новости России

Game News

Life is Strange: Double Exposure продолжит историю Макс Колфилд


Russian.city


Москва

Росгвардейцы обеспечили безопасность болельщиков во время матча чемпионата России по регби


Губернаторы России
Bloomberg

Bloomberg: ЕС намерен ввести санкции против «Совкомфлота»


Владимир Путин сенсационно получил ключевое признание от Н А Т О.

Соревнования по мотокроссу прошли в Химках

В первый день Игр БРИКС Россия завоевала 13 золотых медалей

Российский рынок акций – разум победил эмоции


Уссурийский ЛРЗ подтвердил соответствие международным стандартам, применяемым на производстве железнодорожной промышленности

Песню «На заре» исполнит хор Сретенского монастыря на фестивале в Пскове

Певица Аллегрова повторила свой образ 1985 года на концерте в честь Дня России

Музыкальная сборная России сыграет в Воронцовском дворце шедевры Рахманинова и Баха


Мирра Андреева может стать новой Марией Шараповой

Глава ATP вручил Яннику Синнеру награду первой ракетки мира

Новак Джокович дал дорогу молодым // Борьбу за первое место в рейтинге АТР в этом году поведут Янник Синнер и Карлос Алькарас

Бьянка Андрееску: «Мне нравится, что на траве, поскольку она намного быстрее грунте, меньше времени на раздумья»



Массовыми патриотическими акциями отметили День России на заводах АО "Желдорреммаш"

Филиал № 4 ОСФР по Москве и Московской области информирует: Свыше 5,2 миллиона жителей Московского региона получают набор социальных услуг в натуральном виде

Владимир Путин, Дмитрий Медведев, Анатолий Голод: ПРИЗНАНИЕ НАТО НАДО ПРИМЕНЯТЬ!

Уссурийский ЛРЗ подтвердил соответствие международным стандартам, применяемым на производстве железнодорожной промышленности


Захарова: армянам - нота, апшеронцам – «да»

Стали известны итоги жеребьёвки Пути РПЛ Кубка России по футболу

Росгвардейцы участвуют в мероприятиях ко Дню России по всей стране

Чемпионат по поеданию бууз пройдет в Улан-Удэ


У американцев начинают сдавать нервы: "Русские отправили самую мощную подводную лодку" - American Thinker

В Москве вечерние заторы достигли 9-балльной отметки 13 июня

«Никаких нареканий»: теннисисты из РФ допущены до Олимпиады в полном составе

В Ступине проведут контрольную закупку препаратов через интернет-аптеку «Мособлмедсервис»



Путин в России и мире






Персональные новости Russian.city
Желдорреммаш

Массовыми патриотическими акциями отметили День России на заводах АО "Желдорреммаш"



News Every Day

Panthers take Game 1 of Stanley Cup Final as Sergei Bobrovsky shuts out Oilers




Friends of Today24

Музыкальные новости

Персональные новости