A federal decide set former President Donald Trump’s arraignment on the superseding indictment filed by Special Counsel Jack Smith final week for August 10.
In a paperless order, Magistrate Judge Edwin G. Torres scheduled Trump’s arraignment for August 10 at 10:00 a.m. at Fort Pierce Federal Courthouse in Florida. U.S. Magistrate Judge Shaniek Mills Maynard will preside over Trump’s second arraignment within the federal felony case towards him.
Trump rearraignment on superseding indictment in Florida set for Aug. 10. Order doesn’t tackle whether or not he’ll be required to attend in particular person or permitted to waive his look (which DOJ has stated it’s wonderful with) pic.twitter.com/AfQvTkjlXC
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Last week, Smith charged Trump, his valet Walt Nauta, and Mar-a-Lago’s upkeep man Carlos De Oliveira with new felony costs.
As Breitbart News reported:
Smith charged Trump with one depend of willful retention of nationwide protection paperwork and two counts of obstruction.
Trump’s valet, Walt Nauta, who was beforehand charged within the first indictment, additionally acquired two new obstruction-related costs.
The superseding indictment additionally charged Carlos De Oliveira, Mar-a-Lago’s head of upkeep, with altering, destroying, mutilating, or concealing a doc, making false statements, and conspiracy to impede justice.
Nauta’s arraignment is about for the identical day as Trump’s, whereas De Oliveira’s arraignment occurred Monday.
Smith alleges that Trump saved a categorized U.S. doc detailing a army assault plan towards Iran, which he confirmed to a number of people at his golf membership in Bedminster, New Jersey.
The indictment additionally alleges that Trump, Nauta, and De Oliveira requested a Mar-a-Lago staffer to delete safety footage to stop it from ending up in entrance of a federal grand jury.
With the extra charges, Trump is now going through 40 counts within the felony case.
Judge Aileen Cannon set a trial on this case for subsequent May, simply months earlier than the 2024 presidential election.
Jordan Dixon-Hamilton is a reporter for Breitbart News. Write to him at email@example.com or observe him on Twitter.