Trump election probe grand jury believes some witnesses lied

February 17, 2023

FILE - Former President Donald Trump announces he is running for president for the third time at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla., Nov. 15, 2022. The former president never testified before the special grand jury, meaning he is not among those who could have perjured themselves. After hearing “extensive testimony on the issue,” the special grand jury agreed in a unanimous vote that there was no widespread fraud in Georgia’s election. ADVERTISEMENTThe partial release of the grand jury’s report was ordered Monday by McBurney, who oversaw the special grand jury. Based on witnesses called to testify before the special grand jury, it is clear that Willis is focusing on several areas.