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Trump Impeachment Trial Recap: Defense Arguments Day 2

President Donald Trump's defense team began its second day of arguments in the Senate impeachment trial after the Democratic House managers laid out their case last week charging the president with abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. The president's legal team kicked off their defense Saturday, taking only two hours to outline their case for exonerating the president. White House counsel Pat Cipollone said Trump's lawyers don't expect to take the full 24 hours allotted to them.

Scroll through our live blog below to see how the hearing unfolded in real time:

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