Trump to Face Criminal Proceedings for His Role in Jan 6 Riots
- Posted on December 20, 2022
- By Akta Yadav
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Trump to Face Criminal : United States former President Donald Trump is having a tough time these days. The Committee which has been investigating the role of Trump in the Capitol Riots on January 6, 2021, has decided to refer his case to the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) for Criminal Proceedings. On Monday, the group met in Washington, DC, to endorse its substantial chapter eight of the report. The report will be made public afterward. Trump to Face Criminal Trump to Face Criminal Additionally, it voted to propose that Mr. Trump be charged with 4 of the felonies. For the very first time in American history, Congress referred a case for criminal prosecution as opposed to the previous president. In his welcome statement, committee head Bennie Thompson said this must never happen again if we want to live as a society of democracy and law. By sending Trump to the DOJ, the Jan 6 committee creates history. The Jan 6 committee has made history by sending former President Donald Trump to the Department of Justice (DOJ). This action is based on Trump's involvement in the attack on Capitol Hill, an event which occurred on January 6th. The attack was meant as an attempt to disrupt Congress' certification of President Joe Biden's electoral win and led to five deaths. Trump to Face Criminal Trump to Face Criminal The Jan 6 committee was created by Congress so that they could investigate the events that transpired, and take appropriate actions. They have now decided to refer Trump for criminal investigation due to his role in inciting violence during the attack. The move marks a significant break from tradition as this is most likely the first time a former president has been referred for criminal prosecution while still in office. It also sets a precedent for future presidents who may be implicated in similar situations. However, the committee clarified that it intended to provide proof and a strategy for bringing charges against Mr. Donald Trump and several of his friends for federal offenses. Mr. Raskin explained why the committee thought the report had enough information to recommend that the justice department file a criminal complaint regarding Donald Trump.