Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis said Monday she will announce charging decisions stemming from her investigation into possible interference in the 2020 election by former President Donald Trump and his allies in mid-July.
In a letter to Fulton Co. Sheriff Patrick Labat, Willis said charging decisions will be released during the state Superior Court’s fourth term, which begins July 11 and ends Sept. 1.
“In the near future, I will announce impeachment decisions resulting from the investigation my office has been conducting into possible criminal interference in the administration of the 2020 Georgia general election,” Willis wrote in the letter. first reported by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
He added that during that time period, «the need for vigilance will increase.»
“Open source intelligence has indicated that the announcement of the decisions in this case may elicit a significant public reaction,” Willis wrote. “We have seen in recent years that some may step outside of public expressions of opinion that are protected by the First Amendment to engage in acts of violence that will endanger the safety of our community. As leaders, it is up to us to prepare.”
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