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Trump and Mar-a-Lago Aide Plead Not Guilty; DOJ Requests January Start Date for 2020 Election Trial

HeadlineAug 11, 2023

In a Fort Pierce, Florida, court, Donald Trump and his aide and co-defendant Walt Nauta pleaded not guilty Thursday to three additional charges in the case around Trump’s mishandling of classified documents. Trump did not appear at the courthouse in person. The charges came as part of an updated indictment accusing Trump and two aides of trying to delete security footage at his Mar-a-Lago estate.

In other Trump news, federal prosecutors proposed a start date of January 2, 2024, for the trial related to Trump’s bid to overturn the 2020 elections.

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