The Simple Case for Prosecuting Donald Trump

As the defeated president maneuvered throughout the period between Election Day and the Jan. 6 riot to hold power, the inference is inescapable that he meant to see the certification of the electoral vote delayed and, if possible, prevented. That amounts to the federal crime of seditious conspiracy, says TCR’s legal affairs columnist.


Jan. 6 Riot Left ‘Dagger at Throat of Democracy’: Biden

An angry President Joe Biden said his predecessor was responsible for the mob attack on the U.S. Capitol last Jan. 6, and his continued support of efforts to overturn the November 2020 election results had opened a “battle for the soul of America.” Earlier Attorney General Merrick Garland said he would follow the investigation into the attack “wherever it leads.”