Trump impeachment trial opens as charges read out - EpicNews

Donald Trump’s impeachment trial has began as the costs towards the president had been learn out within the Senate.

Seven Home representatives, who’ve been appointed as managers, or prosecutors, for the third impeachment trial in US historical past, walked throughout the Capitol for the second day after delivering the impeachment articles on Wednesday to the Senate, the US Congress’ higher home.

“Hear ye, hear ye, hear ye!” referred to as out the Senate’s sergeant at arms as he began the ceremonial protocol forward of the costs being learn out.

Lead supervisor Adam Schiff, who additionally leads the intelligence committee, then learn out the formal fees towards the president from the nicely of the Senate normally reserved for senators.

Chief Justice John Roberts, who will preside over the trial, will later adminster the oath to all 100 senators who will function jurors and swear to ship “neutral justice”.

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