McCool Pushes Judge for First Amendment Instruction in Trump Trial

Steven McCool, who is representing defendant Harris, told the judge outside of the presence of the jury last week that he’d be requesting a jury instruction on the First Amendment. What kind of jury instruction, Judge Lynn Leibovitz wondered, one that said we like it a lot? I wish we liked it more, replied McCool, a former federal prosecutor. Apparently we don’t.”

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