Fani Willis Makes Desperate Legal Move As Disqualification Looms

By Mike Fishmore | May 6, 2024

Appeals court

Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis is facing challenges in her legal pursuit against former President Donald Trump, as her recent motion reflects a desperate attempt to prevent an appeals court from reviewing a prior ruling that permitted her to continue overseeing the case.

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Reported by the Huffington Post, Trump's legal team has urged a district appeals court to reconsider a decision made by Judge Scott McAfee.

Lead the case

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McAfee allowed Willis to lead the case on the condition that she dismiss Nathan Wade, a prosecutor with whom she had a personal relationship that likely began before he joined the case.