Former independent counsel Kenneth Starr on Monday urged the Senate to quickly clear President Donald Trump’s name in its impeachment trial, saying the current proceedings could open the door to more presidential impeachments down the line.

Starr, a former judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit who oversaw the Clinton-era independent counsel probe, repeatedly referenced the impeachment proceedings against former President Bill Clinton that his office triggered.

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