Donald Trump set for criminal trial on March 25

Donald Trump Photo: NBC

Donald Trump will be facing what is the first criminal trial of a former US president on March 25 in Manhattan.

The charges, reportedly, originate from hush money paid to a porn star by the billionaire in 2016.

District Attorney Alvin L. Bragg is quoted as being “pleased” by the decision, handed down by Judge Juan. M. Merchan on Thursday.

If convicted, Trump will face 34 felony charges which carry a maximum sentence of four years in prison.

The resolution is a watershed moment in US History not only because Trump will be the lone former President to face criminal charges, but because it rebuffs any attempts to strategically avoid legal consequences by stalling the trial process and/or dismissing the case in the event of a presidential win.

Trump is hopeful of clinching the Republican candidate nomination. Yet, even with a successful bid for nomination and an election to office, because it is not a federal case, it is exempt from being dismissed using the power of the presidency.

The former president faces 91 felony counts across four criminal indictments from prosecutors in Florida, Georgia, and Washington–where he is charged with plotting to overturn the 2020 election–as well as the case in Manhattan.


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  1. Ibo France
    February 20, 2024

    Imagine this! Trump referred to the birthplace of your ancestors and our Caribbean region as Sh*t hole countries. There is no greater insult. But many of you are literally giving this man cult worship. It is no wonder that no other race or ethnicity of people respect our race.

    The majority of poor people in the US are black. During his reign as president did he do anything to help the poor black people. He fought tooth and nail to deny them affordable healthcare; he lower taxes just for rich people and multi-million dollar corporations; encouraged people to consume Clorox to cure vivid 19; he boasted
    oasted that he grabs women by their p**sy without their consent. This is not even one thunder th

  2. ???
    February 18, 2024

    Exact same thing is happening on island.Ask Skerrit and his cabal.

  3. MEME
    February 18, 2024

    Very similar to what is happening in Dominica.
    Skerrit and Joe Biden are equally corrupt, but both will give a nod to a justice system
    that is unfair, one that exhibits double standard and one which is unjust.
    Corrupt Joe Biden played a huge role in this prosecution, but he hides behind a curtain like Skerrit. Both Republicans and Democrats know that. In fact the very latest poll shows that 69% of ALL VOTERS, think that the prosecution is politically motivated.
    One would have thought that a man of Joe Biden’s age would be more measured and above board.
    No folks, he and his son Hunter are corrupt to the teeth, even more corrupt than Dominica’s Chi-Chi. Just read about their corrupt activities in Burisma, (an energy company) in Ukraine. They will do like Skerrit and “shut you up” if you start to talk about it though.
    I JUST HATE double standard and political injustice especially!

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  4. February 17, 2024

    Hello and good evening my people. Well I hope they put this guy in prison for a long time. He’s a convicted fraudster who’s been hiding behind expensive lawyers for a long time. Am surprised the Internal Revenue Service didn’t go after him for his fraud within the real estate sector. He’s finally being held accountable for rape and he’s an indicted felon so how can he auction a gun or associate with other indicted felons while at Mar Largo. I have watched so many highly educated people who associate with Trump and they ended up in prison or had their career destroyed because of this cult leader. The American government likes to point their fingers at other countries but they should look into a mirror and I guarantee you they won’t like what they see.

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    • Ibo France
      February 19, 2024

      Tony, you have relayed the unmitigated truth about the most corrupt and least educated presidential candidate ever. Here is a biography of the worst presidential candidate ever:
      *the man lives by committing fraud
      *Trump University a Fraud
      *Trump Filed Taxes – Fraudulent
      *Filed for bankruptcy multiple times
      *Cannot debate substantive issues so boycotts presidential debates for cheap, petty sound bites
      *used racist slurs to describe anything and anyone black

      Only fools love their oppressors. Only idiotic blacks support a devout racist who only use for black pale is to shine his shoes and clean his bathroom. He once declared no black person could count his money.

      Don’t bother to tell me about Joe Biden for I despise just as much.

  5. JAH KAL
    February 17, 2024

    That’s the biggest fool in the world i can say that because i am a citizen of America . Vince Henderson said on a political plaform a poor boy from back street St Joe rubbing shoulders in New York with people like donald trump. He was charge for rape in a court of law he have to pay 90million dollars for that charge, plus he was found guilty of fraud yesterday he have to pay 355million dollars fine vince he need your shoulders now , what hurt me the most is this guy went to dominica boasting about trump a guy that dont pay his bills. We did a building for that guy and it was a problem getting our benefits payed, thats why when i see those guys in the street of dominica i usually say what bunch of fool and liars running DA. Trump soon goes to gail that fool.

  6. me
    February 17, 2024

    The same thing is happening in Dominica with the highly corrupt Skerrit regime an the opposition.

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  7. Hmmmmmmmm
    February 16, 2024

    The exact same thing is happening in Dominica with the Skerrit government and the opposition. Joe Biden is as corrupt as hell, maybe even more than Skerrit, and he will do everything to see Trump in jail..
    Skerrit is trying his best to do just that with opposition members..but both Biden and Skerrit will face the same music.
    I wonder whuch one is more corrupt senile Joe Biden or Skerrit!

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    • MEME
      February 18, 2024

      Can’t agree with you more than that. Biden is indeed a photo copy of Skerrit. Both of them are highly corrupt, wicked, dangerous and evil. Of course the western media solidify those evil vices which he possess. Both use their position to jail opposition politicians, and both villains blabber about democracy.
      But like Skerrit, his day must come!!

  8. February 16, 2024

    DNO you choose to portray an angry and disgraceful photo of Trump. I hope when your own will come calling you’ll portray a smiling dimpled photo. I hope you have one of those photos in close proximity because according to Peter Tosh “Soon come”

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  9. Ibo France
    February 16, 2024

    I hope Starboy of Stupidity gets the unmistakable message. Every rope has an end. No matter how long it takes your day of reckoning is coming. Karma is real!

  10. Ibo France
    February 16, 2024

    Michael Dean Cohen served time in prison for perverting the course of justice in this very case as The Donald’s lawyer. Why should the man who committed the crime be spared jail time?

    If justice is bind then the cowardly, loquacious dull-bulb (Trump) needs to be caged.

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  11. Ibo France
    February 16, 2024

    If anyone else was charged with so may felonies, that person would have been tried and carted off to prison, for the evidence against The Donald is damning.

    Trump’s coarse news and stupidity know no boundaries. No mighty nation maintains its dominance in the world forever. Trump, with his buffoonery and shenanigans, will certainly undermine and diminish America’s influence in world affairs. Mr. Biden is already doing this with his unwavering support for the genocide Israel is perpetrating against the Palestine people.

    You see the worst in a man when he believes that neither law nor justice applies to him.

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    • ???
      February 18, 2024

      A mirror image of what is happening on island. Biden too is just as polluted as Trump, but uses his position to see Trump behind bars.

    • Eagle-Eyed
      February 19, 2024

      I am with you on this one Ebo. Americans have a choice of electing either a criminal conman or a genocide enabling hypocrite as their next President. A choice between the devil and the deep blue sea. If i was an American voter i would vote for a third party candidate. Colonel West seem to be the best choice in my most humble opinion.

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