Sharp-eyed readers spot 1 line in the judge’s decision that is likely to make Trump furious

A federal judge on Tuesday rejected former President Donald Trump’s attempt to keep key documents from Parliament’s select committee investigating the January 6 attack on the US capital.

And one line stood out the most.

“Presidents are not kings, and plaintiff is not president,” U.S. District Judge Tanya Chutkan wrote as she explained why Trump could no longer hide behind claims of executive privileges in an attempt to obstruct the committee.

Trump has been in deep denial of his election loss in 2020, to the point where he and those around him still refer to him as “the president” and apparently even held pretended cabinet meetings.

Trump’s critics on Twitter immediately noticed the line and were only too happy to point it out:

This article originally appeared on HuffPost and has been updated.

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