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


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.’