The judge told Trump to be careful about what he says on social media, but he refused to issue a gag order. Trump criticized Judge Juan Merchan in a Truth Social post on Tuesday. He stated that this “fake case” was designed to interfere with the 2024 presidential election.
Former President Donald Trump was indicted on March 30 for allegedly misreporting payments of hush money to Stormy Daniels, an adult film actress, weeks before the 2016 election. Florida governor Ron DeSantis (R) condemned the indictment of the former President.
Thursday, the office of Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg fired back at House Republicans who launched a probe this week into the potential indictment of former President Donald Trump, stating that they lack a “legitimate basis” for their investigation.
On Monday, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis broke his silence over the potential indictment of former President Donald Trump. This past Saturday, Trump said he expects to be arrested by Alvin Bragg’s Manhattan District Attorney’s Office on Tuesday. The probable indictment stems from a multi-year inquiry into whether Trump paid Stormy Daniels money to be silent.