Trump Could Shoot Someone and Escape Prosecution, His Attorney Argues
|10/24/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
A lawyer for U.S. President Donald Trump told a federal appeals court Wednesday that the president did not have to hand over his tax returns to New York state prosecutors because he was immune from criminal investigation.
William Consovoy, an attorney for the president, told the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that Trump has immunity until he leaves office and said prosecutors would not even have the power to do anything if Trump shot someone on Fifth Avenue in New York City.
The remark echoed a past comment by Trump, who has said read more >>>