Trump lawyer literally claims the president can shoot a person without being indicted

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President Trump’s lawyers are in federal court arguing not to release Trump’s tax documents, citing Trump’s claim that he could ‘shoot someone’ on Fifth avenue without repercussion, because a ‘local authority’ would not have the power to do anything. The Root’s Jason Johnson argues Trump’s argument proses ‘danger’ because Trump ‘emboldens other people,’ including ‘Congress’ to ignore the law.’