Trump’s Refusal to Participate in Impeachment May Be Cited as Proof of His Guilt, Dem Lawmaker Claims

“Today, we offered President Trump the opportunity to testify about the events of January 6 and he refused to do so. Despite his lawyers’ rhetoric, any official accused of inciting armed violence against the government of the United States should welcome the chance to testify openly and honestly—that is, if the official had a defense. We will prove at trial that President Trump’s conduct was indefensible. His immediate refusal to testify speaks volumes and plainly establishes an adverse inference supporting his guilt,” Rankin said.

Source: Trump’s Refusal to Participate in Impeachment May Be Cited as Proof of His Guilt, Dem Lawmaker Claims

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