Trump attorney mocked for calling impeachment ‘constitutional cancel culture’
Michael van der Veen (Screen Capture)

Michael van der Veen, one of former President Donald Trump's defense attorneys, decried the impeachment of his client as "constitutional cancel culture," during his opening remarks – remarks that were widely refuted, debunked, and pronounced disgraceful in real time.

Van der Veen, who once sued Trump on behalf of a client and described him as a “f—ing crook," a claim he denies, engaged in what CNN's Keith Boykin described as "whataboutism" and "nothing but a Trump campaign commercial."

But it was his claim of "constitutional cancel culture" that infuriated many and led to mocking. Take a look: