A federal judge on Friday rejected former President Donald J. Trump’s claims that he enjoyed absolute immunity from criminal charges accusing him of trying to overturn the 2020 election, dismissing his argument that the charge should be dismissed because it was based on actions that he himself did he took while in office. Judge Tanya […]
Jimmy Kimmel on Monday mercilessly mocked Donald Trump’s latest offhand reference to one of the most lewd claims ever made about him. Trump reminded his fans how difficult it was to tell former first lady Melania Trump that it wasn’t true. “Actually, she didn’t believe it. Because she said, ‘She’s a germaphobe, she doesn’t like
Appeals court to hear arguments on whether gag order against Donald Trump should be reinstated – News21USA
WASHINGTON (News21USA)– A federal appeals court will hear arguments Monday on whether a gag order should be reinstated against Donald Trump in the federal case accusing him of conspiring to overturn the results of the 2020 presidential election. Prosecutors along with special counsel Jack Smith’s team will urge a three-judge panel of the Washington-based appeals
A man accused of attacking the former speaker of the House of Representatives with a hammer Nancy PelosiHer husband has tearfully testified how he hatched a bizarre plot to root out corruption in the United States after becoming engrossed in conspiracy theories. David DePape, 43, pleaded not guilty to two charges, including attempted kidnapping of
Maryanne Trump Barry, a former federal judge who was Donald J. Trump’s older sister and served as his lifelong protector and critic, has died. She was 86 years old. Ms. Barry died at her home on Manhattan’s Upper East Side, according to two people familiar with the matter. One of them said that she had
Donald Trump is pushing to have his federal election interference trial in Washington televised, joining media outlets that say the American public should be able to watch the historic case unfold. The Justice Department opposes the attempt to broadcast the trial, which is scheduled to begin in March, noting that federal court rules prohibit televised
Jimmy Fallon joked Thursday about this week’s Donald Trump-less Republican presidential primary debate that included “insults, wild rants and personal attacks.” The host of “The Tonight Show” imagined the former president’s response. “The game recognizes the game, the game recognizes the game,” he said, imitating Trump, who left the debate to hold his own rally.
Mary Trump said the civil fraud trial in New York against her uncle Donald Trump deeply upsets the former president because it goes to the heart of the illusion he has created about his business prowess. “This case goes to the heart of who Donald believes he is and has pretended to be for his
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton warns that a second Donald Trump presidency could doom the nation. “I think it would be the end of our country as we know it,” Clinton said on “The View” on Wednesday. “And I don’t say that lightly.” Clinton said she “hated” losing to Trump in the 2016 presidential
Seth Meyers on Tuesday mocked former President Donald Trump’s claim during testimony in his civil fraud trial that a document he pulled from his suit jacket would clear his name. Judge Arthur Engoron rejected Trump’s request to read the document because “as always, it was classified,” the “Late Night” comedian joked. Meyers continued: “Dude! “You
More voters in five key states say they would vote for former President Donald Trump (R) over President Joe Biden (D) in a hypothetical head-to-head matchup, according to New York Times/Siena College Polls released on Sunday. Trump, the unrivaled favorite in the Republican Party primaries to face Biden, leads Biden between 52% and 41% in
Seth Meyers said Thursday that one of Donald Trump’s fears about his civil fraud trial in New York doesn’t ring true. Trump has reportedly told advisers that he feels his entire brand and his children’s inheritance are at risk due to New York Attorney General Letitia James’ $250 million lawsuit against him and his business.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is offering to kick himself in the head if Donald Trump joins him and the other Republican presidential contenders on the debate stage next week. “If Donald Trump can muster the balls to show up for the debate, I’ll put a boot on my head.” DeSantis told Newsmax’s Eric Bolling after
It’s been a chaotic few weeks in global affairs…and Donald Trump’s rantings about it. MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” rounded up some of the former president’s most wild, egregious and downright bizarre recent gaffes and tangents in a supercut that aired Tuesday morning. “He’s lost. These are some of Donald Trump’s biggest foreign policy successes,” said MSNBC’s
An Alabama man has been charged with threats against the prosecutor who brought the election interference case against former President Donald Trump and his allies in Fulton County, Georgia, according to court documents unsealed Monday. A federal grand jury in Atlanta on Wednesday indicted Arthur Ray Hanson II of Huntsville, Alabama, for transmitting interstate threats
Judge Orders Donald Trump to Testify in New York Fraud Trial, Imposes $10,000 Fine for Gag Order Violation
Judge fine Donald Trump $10k Fine for Gag Order Violation (News21USA): In the ongoing $250 million fraud trial involving Donald Trump and his company, the presiding judge, Arthur Engoron, took a significant step on Wednesday.
The now-former president’s historic impeachment came just three days after he was forced to use Democratic votes to prevent a damaging government shutdown that the absolutism of his own party was about to trigger. This compounded his original sin, earlier this year, of blinking when hardline House Republicans threatened to cause a disastrous default on
NEW YORK (News21USA) – A New York appeals court on Thursday denied Donald Trump’s latest attempt to delay a civil trial in which he is accused of massive corporate fraud, allowing the trial to begin as scheduled on Monday….