Staatsekretaris van Michigan sê gewapende betogers het buite haar huis bymekaargekom, aanspraak maak op kiesersbedrog

Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson said dozens of armed protesters gathered outside her Detroit home, chanting and shouting obscenities about overturning the results of the 2020 presidentsverkiesing.

Benson said her 4-year-old son was about to start watching “Hoe die Grinch Kersfees gesteel het” on Saturday night when a group of protesters began chanting into bullhorns in front of her house.
The protesters madeunambiguous, loud and threateningdemands to overturn the election results, which the state certified in late November, sy het gese in 'n verklaring.
Benson, whose office oversees elections in the state, called the latest protestsan extension of the noise and clouded efforts to spread false information about the security and accuracy of our elections.
    The individuals gathered outside my home targeted me as Michigan’s Chief Election officer. But their threats were actually aimed at the 5.5 million Michigan citizens who voted in this fall’s election, seeking to overturn their will. They will not succeed in doing so,” Benson said in 'n Twitter-plasing.
    President-elect Joe Biden won Michigan by more than 154,000 stemme, and there has been no evidence of fraud in the election.
    But President Donald Trump’s legal team has relied on baseless claims of voter fraud to file dozens of lawsuits in states where the President lost. In Michigan, every court case filed by Trump or those who support him has been lost or withdrawn.
    In 'n verklaring aan CNN, Michigan State Police Lt. Michael Shaw said there wereno arrests or violations of criminal lawduring the protest. Oor 25 aan 30 people attended, Shaw said.
    There were reports that some of the protesters were armed,” hy het gesê. “The protesters dispersed on their own.
      Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel and Wayne County Prosecutor Kym L. Worthy issued a joint statement criticizing the protesters.
      They shouted baseless conspiracy theories about the election, and in videos uploaded to social media, at least one individual could be heard shouting ‘you’re murdererswithin earshot of her child’s bedroom,” die verklaring gelees. “This mob-like behavior is an affront to basic morality and decency.

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