As Fulton County District Attorney Fanni Willis and President Trump’s defense attorneys haggle over the details of a contentious trial, shocking news was released today that will significantly curtail efforts at transparency.
Fulton County Superior Court Judge Scott McAfee said that allowing parties to have the ‘unfettered ability’ to share information with the public during the trial would ‘undermine the discovery process.’
“Potential jurors should be limited from exposure to materials that may be deemed inadmissible at trial,” McAfee wrote.
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McAfee went on to say that disclosure of discovery materials could prematurely taint the jury and endanger potential witnesses who plan to