Fig. 1. Donald Trump, depicted in an orange jumpsuit, reportedly by the Drudge, via Mediaite, fair use. Apparently, no mugshot was taken when he was actually arrested over hush money paid to Stormy Daniels.
Some might say that the Secret Service should not be in the business of protecting felons. But I guess there’s a law saying Donald Trump can have Secret Service protection for life—even behind bars.
Spencer S. Hsu, Carol D. Leonnig, and Tom Jackman, “If Trump is convicted, Secret Service protection may be obstacle to imprisonment,” Washington Post, August 4, 2023, https://www.washingtonpost.com/dc-md-va/2023/08/04/trump-criminal-cases-prison-secret-service/
Fig. 1. “Donald Trump with his future wife Melania Knauss, Jeffrey Epstein and Ghislaine Maxwell at Mar-a-Lago in February 2000.” Photograph credited to Davidoff Studios Photography/Getty Images, February 2000, fair use.
Chas Danner and Benjamin Hart, “Who Are the Newly Revealed Jeffrey Epstein Associates?” New York, August 3, 2023, https://nymag.com/intelligencer/2023/08/who-are-the-newly-revealed-jeffrey-epstein-associates.html
- Alex Griffing, “Drudge Puts Trump in an Orange Jumpsuit as Site Monitors His Potential Indictment,” Mediaite, August 29, 2022, https://www.mediaite.com/news/drudge-puts-trump-in-an-orange-jumpsuit-as-site-monitors-his-potential-indictment/↩
- Sarah D. Wire and Alexandra E. Petri, “Trump charged with 34 felony counts in alleged hush money cover-up case,” Los Angeles Times, April 4, 2023, https://www.latimes.com/politics/story/2023-04-04/donald-trump-alleged-hush-money-investigation-indictment-arraignment↩
- Spencer S. Hsu, Carol D. Leonnig, and Tom Jackman, “If Trump is convicted, Secret Service protection may be obstacle to imprisonment,” Washington Post, August 4, 2023, https://www.washingtonpost.com/dc-md-va/2023/08/04/trump-criminal-cases-prison-secret-service/↩
- Martin Pengelly, “‘She say anything about me?’ Trump raised Ghislaine Maxwell link with aides,” Guardian, October 4, 2022, https://www.theguardian.com/books/2022/oct/04/trump-ghislaine-maxwell-epstein-maggie-haberman-book-confidence-man↩