Trump Judge Is a Biden Donor – Intercessors for America

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Judge Juan Manuel Merchan has donated to Democrat causes in the past, including the campaign of President Joe Biden. Was he the right choice to preside over Trump’s hush-money trial? One legal expert thinks not.

From The Daily Wire. Speaking on “Fox & Friends” on Monday, George Washington University law professor Jonathan Turley implicitly criticized the choice of Judge Juan Manuel Merchan for the Donald Trump business records trial in New York, pointing out that the judge had made a political contribution to Joe Biden.

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“A lot of people are confused by this because it’s very clear that they say you can’t make political contributions,” Turley commented. …

“What’s also concerning for many is that Merchan was not randomly selected; he was hand-picked as the judge for this case, and many of us don’t understand it,” he continued. “You’ve got a judge who is a donor to the president, whose daughter is a major Democratic operative, you would think this would be an easy call. There are plenty of other judges.” …

“So he’s not going to be held accountable to the bar association, but this is one of the many aspects of this trial that are troubling for those who view this as the weaponization of the system,” Turley opined of Merchan. …

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(Excerpt from The Daily Wire. Photo Credit: Gage Skidmore from Peoria, AZ, United States of America – Donald Trump, CC BY-SA 2.0, Wikimedia Commons)

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