The case is in the US District Court for the District of Columbia. Rule 57.7 (c) allows a court to issue a special order in “a widely publicized or sensational criminal case” to restrict extrajudicial statements by parties, witnesses, and attorneys that could interfere with the rights of the accused to a fair trial by an impartial jury. In a highly publicized criminal case, Rule 57.7 (c) permits a court to issue a special order that prohibits extrajudicial statements made by witnesses, parties and attorneys that could interfere with the accused’s right to a fair and impartial trial. Donald J. Trump’s, Public Statements. I am running for President and I am against an incompetent candidate who has armed the DOJ & FBI to pursue his political opponent, yet I cannot comment? I can’t speak because they leak, lie, and sue, but will allow others to do so? How else would I explain that Jack Smith is DERANGED, or Crooked Joe is INCOMPETENT?
A federal grand jury indicted Trump in this case in August 2023.
Trump has pleaded guilty to conspiracy of defrauding the US government
conspiracy of obstructing an official proceeding
; obstruction and attempt to obstruct a proceeding official and conspiracy in violation US voters’ civil right. In August, a Georgia state grand jury indicted Trump on 13 criminal charges related to the 2020 elections.