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Old 03-17-2020, 02:13 PM
DinoR is offline
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Originally Posted by Senegoid View Post
So does the situation become similar to the case where elections are held and he loses but refuses to leave?
Yes. There is no legal or constitutional basis for him remaining after noon on Jan 20th unless he is duly elected to a second term. He is just a guy who used to be president and the office is vacant until that vacancy is filled in accordance with the law.

What you are describing in both threads is called a coup.