Judge Wants To 'Draw The Line' In Trump Riot Immunity Claim

By Khorri Atkinson (January 10, 2022, 8:17 PM EST) -- A D.C. federal judge pushed back Monday on former President Donald Trump's claim that he has "absolute immunity" from three suits seeking to hold him and others liable for inciting last year's deadly U.S. Capitol attack and called into question Trump's long delay in calling off his supporters who carried out the riot.

A judge seemed skeptical Monday that former President Donald Trump had "absolute immunity" from suits seeking to hold him accountable for the attack on the U.S. Capitol. (AP Photo/Chris Seward) U.S. District Judge Amit P. Mehta expressed strong reservations over Trump's presidential immunity claim, including that his demand to...

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