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Donald Trump Demonstrates That He Really Doesn't Understand the First Amendment

President Donald Trump expressed his discontent for the United State's libel laws on Wednesday, referring to them as "a sham and a disgrace" before going into a Cabinet meeting.

“We are going to take a strong look at our country’s libel laws so that when somebody says something that is false and defamatory about someone, that person will have meaningful recourse in our courts,” Trump said. “And if somebody says something that’s totally false and knowingly false, that the person that has been abused, defamed, libeled, will have meaningful recourse.”

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