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Old 13th December 2019, 07:31 AM   #15
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Originally Posted by ChristianProgressive View Post
In the case of Impeachment, it IS a trial. And the "jury" and the "court" are supposed to be neutral and put the good of the nation first.
There is specific direct precedent from the Clinton impeachment that the Senate are not jurors.

ETA: The Tom Harkin objection

https://www.cnn.com/ALLPOLITICS/stor...ent.objection/

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