The Messenger reports:
Former President Donald Trump will not seek a plea deal in his latest indictment, Trump’s attorney John Lauro said while appearing on CBS’ “Face the Nation” on Sunday. Lauro also said he will “100 percent” seek a motion to dismiss the lawsuit, which charges the former president on four counts related to his efforts to hold onto power following the 2020 election.
“This is what’s called a Swiss cheese indictment,” Lauro said. “It has so many holes that we’re going to be identifying and litigating.”
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In the clip below, Lauro claims Trump has immunity in the January 6 case. Lauro made a “power tour” of yesterday’s Sunday news programs, appearing on five networks, no doubt to Trump’s extreme pleasure.
.@MajorCBS: “Is there any condition under which the former President of the United States, your client, would accept a plea deal on these January 6 charges?”
Trump attorney John Lauro: “No.”@MajorCBS: “Will you seek a motion to dismiss?”
Lauro: “Absolutely, 100 percent.” pic.twitter.com/lKwqhGoGb7
— Face The Nation (@FaceTheNation) August 6, 2023