Trump Releases Defiant Video Message in Response to Federal Indictment: ‘Here We Go Again’
The Biden administration is weaponizing the law for political purposes, former President Donald Trump said in a video released Thursday night after Trump was indicted over his handling of classified material.
According to CNN, Trump faces seven counts in his indictment, including one under the 1917 Espionage Act, which has a section concerning the handling of military secrets, and charges of obstruction of justice, destruction or falsification of records, conspiracy and making false statements.
“They’re trying to destroy a reputation so they can win an election,” the former president and leading GOP presidential contender in 2024 said in the video on his Truth Social platform.
“So I just want to tell you, I’m an innocent man. I did nothing wrong. And we will fight this out just like we’ve been fighting for seven years,” he said.
“I’m an innocent man. …