Judge finds Donald Trump in contempt in New York legal fight

(AP) — A New York judge found former President Donald Trump in contempt of court and set in motion $10,000 daily fines Monday for failing to adequately respond to a subpoena issued by the state’s attorney general as part of a civil investigation into his business dealings. Judge Arthur Engoron said a contempt finding was appropriate because Trump and his lawyers hadn’t shown they had … Continue reading Judge finds Donald Trump in contempt in New York legal fight

Capitol riot defendant: I was following Trump’s instructions

An Ohio man charged with storming the U.S. Capitol and stealing a coat rack testified that he joined thousands of protesters in ransacking the building last year on what he thought were orders from the president, Donald Trump. Dustin Byron Thompson, 38, of Columbus, Ohio, said Wednesday he took to websites after being laid off from his exterminator job in March 2020 and in his … Continue reading Capitol riot defendant: I was following Trump’s instructions

Trump Jr. Accused of ‘Treason’ After Pre-Jan. 6 Texts to Meadows Revealed

When is the entire Trump family going to go to prison? – Queenie Legal experts are calling for Donald Trump Jr. to face criminal proceedings after newly revealed text messages obtained by the January 6 House committee show he sought to prevent certification of the 2020 election and install his father to a second term. While votes for the 2020 election were being counted, Trump … Continue reading Trump Jr. Accused of ‘Treason’ After Pre-Jan. 6 Texts to Meadows Revealed

Boris Epshteyn, ex-Trump campaign adviser, acknowledges being part of 2020 fake electors plot

Boris Epshteyn, an adviser for former President Donald Trump’s 2020 presidential campaign, acknowledged Friday that he was part of the effort to prop up so-called “alternate electors” to support Trump in key states.© Andrew Harnik/APBoris Epshteyn, former special assistant to President Donald Trump arrives for the 2019 Prison Reform Summit and First Step Act Celebration in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, … Continue reading Boris Epshteyn, ex-Trump campaign adviser, acknowledges being part of 2020 fake electors plot

Trump ally Steve Bannon held in criminal contempt

The House’s Steve Bannon referral arrived at the US Attorney’s office today at 5:30 p.m. ET, according to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s office. Earlier today, the House voted to approve the Jan. 6 committee’s report recommending Bannon, an ally of former President Donald Trump, be held for criminal contempt of Congress after he defied a subpoena to appear before the panel. Members of the committee have said … Continue reading Trump ally Steve Bannon held in criminal contempt

Trump to restart rallies next month as he plays coy about 2024 run

Former President Donald Trump will resume holding his signature rallies next month, The Post has confirmed. Dates and locations have not yet been announced, but a source said the president’s team is in the process of selecting venues for a pair of events in June. A third rally is expected to take place around the July 4 holiday. Trump has sat for occasional interviews since … Continue reading Trump to restart rallies next month as he plays coy about 2024 run

Feds eye Rudy Giuliani ties to ex-Ukrainian top prosecutor

Feds eye Rudy Giuliani ties to ex-Ukrainian top prosecutor, source says Feds eye Rudy Giuliani ties to ex-Ukrainian top prosecutor Federal authorities who raided Rudy Giuliani’s Manhattan apartment and office on Wednesday are eyeing the former mayor’s relationship with ex-Ukrainian prosecutor Yuriy Lutsenko, a source familiar with the situation told The Post. The former mayor’s legal team believes the feds are probing if Giuliani represented … Continue reading Feds eye Rudy Giuliani ties to ex-Ukrainian top prosecutor