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Trump’s Legal Troubles and Political Impact: Latest Updates

In recent developments, former President Donald Trump has been convicted on 34 felony counts related to hush-money payments made to adult-film actress Stormy Daniels. The sentencing is scheduled for July 11, but legal experts suggest that Trump might not face immediate consequences Delays in the legal process could extend for months or even over a year, potentially pushing any penalties beyond the 2024 election​ (Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines)​​ (The Independent)​.

This conviction is likely to impact Trump’s political fortunes. A recent poll conducted by POLITICO and Ipsos reveals that 33% of respondents are now less likely to support Trump following his conviction, with only 17% indicating increased support. Among independents, 21% said the conviction would influence their vote against Trump, a crucial factor in what is expected to be a close election​ (Politico)​.

Despite these challenges, Trump’s base remains largely supportive, with many questioning the fairness of the trial and viewing it as a politically motivated prosecution. This sentiment could help mitigate some of the negative fallout from the conviction​ (Politico)​.

As Trump navigates these legal and political hurdles, the upcoming events, including his sentencing and further legal battles, will be pivotal in shaping public opinion and his campaign strategy for the 2024 presidential election.

For more detailed updates on Trump’s legal and political situation, you can follow the latest news from Politico, Yahoo News, and The Independent.

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