• Show Notes

In this excerpt from the CAFE Insider podcast, Preet Bharara and Joyce Vance discuss the news that special counsel Jack Smith informed former President Donald Trump that he is a target in DOJ’s January 6 investigation, and they explain the criminal statutes Trump might be charged with violating.

In the full episode, Preet and Joyce break down:

  • The order by a federal judge in Florida setting a May 2024 trial date for Trump’s classified documents criminal case;
  • The ruling by a federal judge in New York clarifying the jury’s decision in E. Jean Carroll’s defamation and sexual assault case against Trump; and
  • The charges brought by Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel against 16 pro-Trump fake electors who sought to overturn the results of the 2020 presidential election in the state.

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18 U.S. Code §371 – Conspiracy to commit offense or to defraud United States

18 U.S. Code §1512 – Tampering with a witness, victim, or an informant

18 U.S. Code §241 – Conspiracy against rights

18 U.S. Code §242 – Deprivation of rights under color of law

18 U.S. Code §2384 – Seditious conspiracy

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