Trump legal team pushes back on protective order request – CBS News

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Former President Donald Trump’s legal team faced a 5 p.m. deadline Monday to respond to special counsel Jack Smith’s request for a protective order in the Jan. 6 indictment. Prosecutors want to prevent Trump from posting potentially sensitive case information online, but Trump’s defense attorneys opposed the request saying the proposal is “overboard.” CBS News chief election and campaign correspondent Robert Costa reports.

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