August 7, 2022

Bannon found guilty of contempt of Congress charges, faces jail time, fine

It apparently only took three hours of deliberation to find former Trump adviser Steve Bannon guilty of two contempt of Congress charges he faced after defying congressional subpoenas with regard to the Jan. 6 House select committee.

According to the Washington Examiner, Bannon vowed to fight back against the charges. But reportedly, that’s not how his case went, whatsoever. “When time came for the trial, he ultimately opted not to testify or call on any witnesses in his defense,” the Examiner added.

Bannon addressed the media at the conclusion of the short trial, which was the first one of its kind since 1983.

“I want to thank the jury for whatever they did, the judge, particularly the court administration here,” Bannon said after the trial. “I only have one disappointment, and that is the gutless members of that show trial committee — the J6 committee that didn’t have the guts to come down here and testify.”

According to court observers, Bannon was reportedly so unfazed by the jury’s decision that he was actually smiling in the courtroom as the guilty charges were read off.

David Schoen, Bannon’s high-powered lawyer, said the former Trump adviser has a “bulletproof appeal.”

Bannon is set to learn his fate at a sentencing hearing on Oct. 21. Bannon was one of four former Trump advisers held in contempt of Congress for not complying with congressional subpoenas.

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11 days ago

It surely is the most crooked and we must be sure it ends in 2024 or America as we have known and lived it will be completely gone. Biden is so ridiculous it is frightening. Biden must be gone anyway possible.

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11 days ago

Do not let them silence you,Steve! Keep on fighting these idiots! Praying for you! Thank you for upholding the American people and their values! GOD BLESS!!

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10 days ago

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