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Trump to appeal court denial of immunity: spokesman

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Donald Trump will appeal a court ruling that he is not immune from prosecution as a former president and can be tried over an alleged conspiracy to overturn the 2020 election, his spokesman said Tuesday.

“If immunity is not granted to a president, every future president who leaves office will be immediately indicted by the opposing party,” Steven Cheung told AFP after the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia published its decision.

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