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Trump Kicks Off Arraignment Day by Taking Direct Aim at Special Counsel Jack Smith

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Former President Donald Trump is fighting back.

Trump issued a Truth Social message directed at special counsel Jack Smith Tuesday.

The former president was slated to appear at an arraignment hearing for the federal document-mishandling charges against him. He sent the message before arriving at a Miami federal courthouse.

“This is the Thug, over turned consistently and unanimously in big cases, that Biden and his CORRUPT Injustice Department stuck on me.”

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Trump brought up Smith’s own iffy record in federal corruption cases.

Smith has been involved in four cases of the variety — securing a conviction that lasted upon appeal in only one of them.

New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez had federal charges dismissed after a case against him ended in a mistrial — as did former North Carolina senator and presidential candidate John Edwards.

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Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell successfully overturned his corruption conviction prosecuted by Smith in an appeal to the Supreme Court — securing unanimous relief from the body in doing so.

Trump accused the federal prosecutor of planting evidence against him in boxes seized from Mar-a-Lago in an unprecedented August raid.

“He’s a Radical Right Lunatic and Trump Hater, as are all his friends and family, who probably “planted” information in the “boxes” given to them.”

Trump linked to a National Pulse report that documents some of Smith’s family connections, which include links to the Democratic Party and leftist oligarch George Soros.

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Trump later indicated that he was traveling to the courthouse.

Trump has indicated that he will plead not guilty in his arraignment hearing.

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