By: Chloe Wu
Former U.S. President Donald Trump was accused of attempting to overrule the result of the 2020 election. Recently, the federal grand jury approved his indictment after investigating the charges. Trump is accused of trying to defraud the US. He will be going to court.
Trump is facing four felony charges. These charges are based on his plan to defraud the U.S. after his loss to Biden in the 2020 presidential election.
Donald Trump is facing felony charges related to the claims that he tried to force his vice president to change the election results.
Trump pleaded not guilty to these charges in the U.S. District Court. The first hearing will be on August 28th, at 10 a.m., before U.S. District Judge Tanya Chutkan. Chutkan will be waiving Trump’s appearance at the first hearing, meaning that the trial will go through more quickly.
Trump is the first U.S. president to be faced with criminal charges.
Donald Trump, who will be running for the 2024 election, is currently released under the conditions that cannot violate any federal, state or local law. Additionally, he is not allowed to communicate with any witnesses about the case.
Communities across the nation are waiting for the events of the trial to unfold.