Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis denied a request from former Trump Chief of Staff Mark Meadows to delay his arrest, in a terse but polite letter to Meadows attorney John Moran. While a parade of those defendants have begun showing up to surrender for arrest, Meadows and his attorney asked for more time — a request that Willis politely but firmly denied in a brief letter via email. Trump himself is expected to surrender Thursday in what many see as an attempt at counterprogramming the first Republican primary debate on Fox News.
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Mark Meadows asked for more time to surrender in Atlanta.
Here is DA Fani Willis responding to the Meadows legal team. pic.twitter.com/EdSS1j4GRM
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