The previous US chief is a Florida resident, and is anticipated to be arraigned subsequent week
Donald Trump’s potential prime rival for the Republican Celebration’s 2024 presidential nomination, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, has ripped the New York Metropolis prosecutor behind the felony indictment of the previous president.
“Florida is not going to help in an extradition request given the questionable circumstances at challenge with this Soros-backed Manhattan prosecutor and his political agenda,” DeSantis stated in a tweet on Thursday.
To date there was no studies of any potential extradition requests, as a spokesman for the Manhattan district legal professional’s workplace informed AP that prosecutors had reached out to Trump’s authorized staff to “organize a give up” and a court docket look, anticipated someday subsequent week.
DeSantis beforehand stated he wouldn’t get concerned within the case “in any means,” indicating that he wouldn’t attempt to assist block the Florida resident’s extradition to New York, however has now echoed Trump’s perception that Manhattan District Lawyer Alvin Bragg “is stretching the legislation to focus on a political opponent.”
“The weaponization of the authorized system to advance a political agenda turns the rule of legislation on its head. It’s un-American,” DeSantis added.
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