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Fulton County special grand jury recommended charging at least 30, including Sens Graham, Perdue

According to CNN, this report includes the special grand jury’s charging recommendations for the district attorney, Fani Willis. 

Published: September 8, 2023 10:19am

Updated: September 9, 2023 12:14am

The special grand jury in Fulton County in connection with the Trump investigation recommend charging as many as 30 people, including South Carolina GOP Sen. Lindsay Graham, former Georgia Sen. Kelly Loeffler, attorney Lin Wood and former Georgia Sen. David Purdue.

"A majority of the Grand Jury believes that perjury may have been committed by one or more witnesses testifying before it," the report reads. "The Grand Jury recommends that the District Attorney seek appropriate indictments for such crimes where the evidence is compelling."

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Trump and 18 co-defendants were charged last month on 13 felony charges related to alleged efforts to overturn the 2020 presidential election result in the state.

The charges include charges under the state's Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO) Act, as well as charges of conspiracy, making false statements and soliciting a public official to violate their oath.

All 19 defendants pleaded not guilty and waived their arraignments.

 

 

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