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seven jurors – and a warning for Trump

You are reading Guardian US’s free Trump on Trial newsletter. Sign up here to receive the latest court developments in your inbox On the docket: Trump in trouble (and seven jurors) It only lasted one day Donald Trump to end up in hot water with the judge Juan Merchan. Immediately after a potential juror left… Read More »

Donald Trump demands a new judge just days before the start of his hush-money trial

NEW YORK (AP) — Former president Donald Trump demands a new judge just days before his hush-money criminal trial is set to begin, repeating long-standing grievances with the current judge in a long-running, eleventh-hour effort to disrupt and delay the case. Trump’s lawyers — echoing his recent complaints on social media — urged Manhattan Judge… Read More »

Judge extends Trump’s gag order after social media posts by the ex-president about the judge’s daughter

NEW YORK (AP) — Into court Donald TrumpThe April 15 hush-money criminal trial declared his family off-limits Monday over the former president’s grudge, extending a gag order days after Trump attacked his daughter and made false claims about her on social media. Manhattan Judge Juan M. Merchan modified a week-old ban on Trump making public… Read More »

The opening statements of the James Crumbley trial focus on whether the son’s shooting was preventable

PONTIAC, Mich. – Prosecutors in the criminal trial of James Crumbley, the father of Michigan school shooter Ethan Crumbley, opened their case Thursday by showing jurors an image of the gun’s unused cable lock, still in its original packaging – showing they released evidence designed to suggest he failed to prevent the impending disaster. “That… Read More »

$148 Million in Damages Adds to Rudy Giuliani’s Financial Troubles as He Awaits Criminal Trial

A criminal trial awaits Rudy Giuliani in Georgia. He is an alleged unnamed co-conspirator in a federal indictment against Donald Trump. And now he has to pay an amount that he certainly cannot afford. The $148 million verdict in a defamation lawsuit brought by two former election workers in Georgia marks a new low for… Read More »