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Republican McConnell maintains former presidents are not immune from prosecution

# US Senate minority leader Mitch McConnell has reiterated that former presidents, including Donald Trump, are not immune from criminal prosecution. The Supreme Court is currently considering whether Trump is entitled to broad immunity from federal prosecution. This is concerning the four criminal charges he is facing over efforts to overturn the 2020 election results. McConnell, who is a senior Republican, says former presidents are not immune from being accountable by the criminal justice system or facing civil litigation.