America First Legal Files SCOTUS Brief Backing Trump’s Fight Against January 6 Committee

America First Legal Files SCOTUS Brief Backing Trump’s Fight Against January 6 Committee


The conservative group America First Legal (AFL) submitted an amicus brief to the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday in support of former President Donald Trump’s case against the January 6 select committee.

AFL, founded by former Trump senior adviser Stephen Miller, is asking the High Court to “rein in” the committee and “protect the separation of powers and the rule of law,” according to a press release from the group.

Trump filed a petition with the Supreme Court at the end of December after a federal appeals court ruled in favor of the January 6 committee, which had sought hundreds of pages of Trump’s communications and other documents the committee claimed were relevant to last year’s riot at the U.S. Capitol.

The former

Trending: Over 270 Fully Vaccinated Indiana Residents Passed Away of COVID-19 Complications in 3 Weeks

Continue reading

You Might Like

 

Join the conversation!

Please share your thoughts about this article below. We value your opinions, and would love to see you add to the discussion!

Thanks for sharing!
Send this to a friend