Impeachment

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Impeachment is a way to remove government officials from office in some countries. It happens when the official does not want to leave his or her job. It is like an indictment (something that the prosecutor needs to get before the trial). After somebody gets impeached, a legislature votes on whether or not to convict, or find him or her guilty. The second legislature is sometimes made up of the same people that impeached him, and sometimes it is not.