Trump lawyer: ‘No right’ to protest at rallies – Donald Trump Sucks

Trump lawyer: ‘No right’ to protest at rallies – Donald Trump Sucks


Lawyers for President Donald Trump’s campaign have argued that his calls to remove the protesters were protected by the First Amendment. | Getty

The president’s lawyers file a motion to derail a lawsuit brought by protesters

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President Donald Trump’s lawyers argued in a Thursday court filing that protesters “have no right” to “express dissenting views” at his campaign rallies because such protests infringed on his First Amendment rights.

The filing comes in a case brought by three protesters who allege they were roughed up and ejected from a March 2016 Trump campaign rally in Louisville, Kentucky, by Trump supporters who were incited by the then-candidate’s calls from the stage to “get ’em out of here!”

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Lawyers for Trump’s campaign have argued that his calls to remove the protesters were protected by the First Amendment. But the federal district court judge hearing the case issued a ruling late last month questioning that argument, as well as the claim that Trump didn’t intend for his supporters to use force.

The ruling cleared the case to…

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