February 21, 2024

By Devan Cole | CNN

With 91 felony fees introduced in opposition to Donald Trump final yr in 4 completely different circumstances and a looming verdict in a civil case that threatens his enterprise empire, the previous president should take care of each the marketing campaign path and the courtroom in a approach that’s by no means been seen in American politics.

Trump has pleaded not responsible to the entire felony fees, and whereas varied prosecutors are hoping to maneuver in a short time, the authorized system and Trump’s varied appeals have slowed issues right down to his benefit.

Right here’s a fast rundown of the place Trump’s circumstances stand proper now.

Federal election subversion case

Particular counsel Jack Smith has charged Trump with 4 counts in Washington, DC, over his alleged efforts to undermine the outcomes of the 2020 election.

Standing: Delayed indefinitely.

US District Decide Tanya Chutkan has scrapped the March 4 trial date as a federal appeals court docket considers Trump’s declare that he enjoys presidential immunity from felony prosecution. The appeals court docket ruling, anticipated any day now, is definite to be appealed to the Supreme Court docket as properly.

Mar-a-Lago categorized paperwork case

Smith has additionally charged Trump with 42 counts in Florida for his mishandling of categorized paperwork after he left the White Home. Two others have been charged within the case, together with Trump’s private aide.

Standing: Might trial, maybe.

US District Decide Aileen Cannon has set Trump’s trial for Might, although she has stated she might revisit the trial date throughout a March listening to. Cannon has beforehand been receptive to Trump’s complaints that the case requires an intensive pre-trial interval, notably his argument that the “voluminous” quantity of proof that protection attorneys should sift by way of earlier than the trial begins necessitates extra trial prep time.

Georgia election subversion case

Trump and 14 others are dealing with state fees in Fulton County, Georgia, for his or her alleged makes an attempt to overturn the 2020 election outcomes. Prosecutors have used the state’s Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act to allege a sprawling felony enterprise that concerned states aside from Georgia.

Standing: No trial date has been set.

Fulton County District Lawyer Fani Willis has requested for an August trial date. Nineteen folks have been initially charged within the case, however 4 have already pleaded responsible and agreed to cooperate with prosecutors.

New York hush cash case

Manhattan District Lawyer Alvin Bragg has charged Trump with 34 counts of falsifying enterprise data to hide the reimbursement of hush cash funds made to grownup movie star Stormy Daniels.

Standing: Trial in late March.

Decide Juan Merchan has set a trial date of March 25, making that trial probably the primary one Trump will face among the many 4 circumstances.

Trump Group civil fraud trial

A civil fraud case introduced by the New York lawyer normal in opposition to Trump, his grownup sons and his firm, the Trump Group, is threatening to upend the previous president’s enterprise and model. Decide Arthur Engoron has already dominated that Trump has engaged in fraud and canceled enterprise certificates for a lot of of Trump’s entities in New York.

Standing: Determination anticipated quickly.

Engoron is poised to problem one other main ruling within the case, although the timing of it’s unclear. This one will tackle a number of different claims, together with conspiracy, issuing false monetary statements, falsifying enterprise data and insurance coverage fraud.