r/politics – Discussion Thread: Senate Impeachment Trial of Donald J. Trump – Day 4 02/12/2021 | Live – Part III



The Senate Impeachment Trial of former President Trump continues at the moment. Former President Trump’s attorneys have concluded their protection argument, and we are actually transferring on to a session of Senators asking questions of either side

Home Impeachment Managers H.RES. 40:


Donald Trump Authorized Protection Crew


Guidelines and Procedures of Impeachment, as launched by Senate Majority Chief Charles Schumer (NY-D), permit for:

  • 2/9/2021: 4 hours of equally divided debate on the query of whether or not Donald John Trump is topic to the jurisdiction of a court docket of impeachment for acts dedicated whereas President of the US, however the expiration of his time period in that workplace

  • 2/10/2021-2/11/2021: Home Impeachment Managers make their presentation in help of the Article of Impeachment for a time frame to not exceed 16 hours, over 2 session days.

  • 2/12/2021-2/TBD/2021: The previous President Trump’s authorized crew shall make his presentation for a interval to not exceed 16 hours, over 2 session days.

  • 2/12/2021: Upon the conclusion of the interval allotted for displays by the events as supplied underneath part 4, Senators might query the events for a time frame to not exceed Four hours over no more than 1 session day

  • Upon conclusion of the interval allotted for Senators’ questions as supplied underneath part 6, there shall be 2 hours of argument, equally divided between the events. Further paperwork could also be requested or witnesses referred to as by subpoena (time/day tbd)

  • Closing arguments, which shall not exceed Four hours, equally divided between the events (time/day tbd)

  • Closing vote on the Article of Impeachment (time/day tbd)


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