BREAKING: Special Counsel Jack Smith Addresses The Trump Indictment

This Thursday, Special Counsel Jack Smith, who is overseeing the Mar-a-Lago classified document case, announced the unsealing of the indictment of 45th. President and leading Republican Presidential contender Donald J. Trump. 

"Good afternoon. Today, an indictment was unsealed, charging Donald J. Trump with felony violations of our national security laws, as well as participating in a conspiracy to obstruct justice," Smith began his two-minute-long speech, during which he took no questions. "This indictment was voted by a grand jury of citizens in the Southern District of Florida, and I invite everyone to read it in full, to understand the scope and the gravity of the crimes charged."

"The men and women of the United States Intelligence Community and our Armed Forces dedicate their lives to protecting our nation and its people. Our laws that protect National Defense Information are critical to the safety and security of the United States, and they must be enforced," Smith continued. "Violations of those laws put our country at risk. Adherence to the rule of law is a bedrock principle of the Department of Justice, and our nation’s commitment to the rule of law sets an example for the world.

"We have one set of laws in this country, and they apply to everyone. Applying those laws, collecting facts -- that’s what determines the outcome of an investigation. Nothing more and nothing less. The prosecutors in my office are among the most talented and experienced in the Department of Justice. They have investigated this case, hewing to the highest ethical standards, and they will continue to do so is this case proceeds.

Smith did, to his credit, stress the presumed innocence of Donald Trump as a U.S. citizen, saying, "It’s very important for me to note that the defendants, in this case, must be presumed innocent until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law. To that end, my office will seek a speedy trial on this matter, consistent with the public interest and the rights of the accused. We very much look forward to presenting our case to a jury of citizens in the Southern District of Florida."

Smith concluded by remarking, "I would like to thank the dedicated public servants of the Federal Bureau of Investigation with whom my office is conducting this investigation and who work tirelessly every day, upholding the rule of law in our country. I’m deeply proud to stand shoulder-to-shoulder with them. Thank you very much."

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Jack Smith is a deep state criminal who is dishonest and lacks integrity. He is participating in election interference and outright lying to bring about a false arrest on an innocent man. Meanwhile, Biden and Clinton walk free for their possession of classified documents and emails that they had no authority to take. But, as usual, the left is above the law. This is purely political. I hope Jack Smith sees the inside of gitmo along with the rest of the corrupt deep state. By the way, is this the same Jack Smith that worked with Twitter to censor tweets and accounts? I believe it is.

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