The defense has argued that the process is unconstitutional because Trump is no longer a sitting president. On Friday, Trump’s lawyers will continue to advocate for a platform of free speech. Trump rejected the request to testify under oath before or at the Senate trial.
Trump is the first president in US history to be impeached twice and the first to be impeached at the end of his term. Before he left office, the House232-197 on the article “incitement to insurrection”. If two-thirds of the Senate votes to condemn him, there could be an additional vote to disqualify Trump from re-taking public office.
Here you can watch the third day of Trump’s impeachment process. You can see the video of the Capitol riot below, as well as the. Here’s more so far.
What is the schedule for Trump’s impeachment process?
The Senate’s planned impeachment process continued today at 12 o’clock ET (9 a.m.PT), giving the House impeachment managers 8 hours to finalize their case.
On Friday, Trump’s defense team will give its presentation, followed by questions from the Senate. A vote for acquittal or conviction is expected on Saturday. Each day’s session lasts 8 hours. Trump’s first impeachment, in 2019, lasted three weeks.
Where you can watch the impeachment trial live
The Senate impeachment trial will be broadcast on most major TV news networks. If you don’t have cable, you can check out the trial version for free here.