The never-ending saga of Hunter Biden just keeps getting juicier! After a failed plea deal in July, which definitely was not a sweetheart deal because, hello, he’s the son of President Joe Biden, Hunter ended up pleading not guilty to those pesky charges. Then, in a stunning twist, he entered another not guilty plea in October. But wait, there’s more! According to Fox News, his lawyers are now trying to get those charges dismissed – again! It’s like watching a soap opera, but with more scandals and fewer attractive doctors.
Hunter Biden Is Making Moves to Dismiss Delaware Gun Charge https://t.co/l6qwx5S5kK
— Marlow62 (@Marlow3456) December 12, 2023
So, what’s the big fuss this time? Well, Hunter’s attorneys are claiming that the indictment over gun charges violates the “collapsed plea agreement.” Hunter’s lawyer, Abbe Lowell, argues that the agreement is still in effect and that the firearm charges are a big no-no because they were supposedly off-limits in the original deal. It’s like a game of legal hopscotch, except instead of jumping around on squares, they’re jumping around legal technicalities.
But hold on to your hats, folks, because it gets even wilder! Lowell went on to claim that the prosecution’s desire to save face and avoid criticism is not a good enough reason to back out of the “Diversion Agreement.” He even had the nerve to suggest that Special Counsel David Weiss engaged in “vindictive prosecution.” Ooh, the plot thickens!
And the drama doesn’t stop there! We’ve got a mention of former President Trump, extremist House Republicans, and the far-right media all throwing shade at the special counsel. It’s like a political reality TV show, and everyone’s invited to the party!
But wait, there’s even more drama! Hunter’s plea deal in June could have kept him out of the slammer and prevented more serious charges in the future. But alas, it all blew up in court, leaving Hunter and his legal team “fuming” at the judge, who they then proceeded to trash-talk for being appointed by, you guessed it, former President Donald Trump. It’s like a legal showdown at the O.K. Corral, but with way more expensive suits.
And in a stunning finale, nine new tax charges were dropped against Hunter, adding even more fuel to the fire. Oh, and let’s not forget the impeachment inquiry formalized last week. It’s like a roller coaster of political upheaval, and Hunter is riding in the front seat!
And finally, just when you thought it couldn’t get any more intense, Hunter is expected to appear for closed-door testimony, and if he doesn’t show up, he could be held in contempt of Congress. It’s like a high-stakes game of chicken, but with subpoenas and legal jargon instead of cars and feathers.
Whew! With all this drama, it’s no wonder it feels like the entire Biden family is living in a political soap opera. Tune in next time for the next thrilling episode of “As the Biden Turns”!