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Trump trial updates: Trump says he didn’t testify at hush cash trial due to ‘my previous’

Trump trial updates: Trump says he didn’t testify at hush cash trial due to ‘my previous’


‘No case, no crime’: Donald Trump rants to media forward of newest courtroom date on Tuesday 21 Might 2024

Donald Trump has provided a garbled rationalization as to why he finally declined to testify at his New York hush cash trial, citing his “previous” and telling a conservative radio host that he feared political bias in opposition to him, additionally coming near breaking his gag order in the identical interview by criticising Manhattan prosecutor Matthew Colangelo.

Afterward Thursday, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee will host his newest 2024 marketing campaign rally in Crotona Park in New York Metropolis’s South Bronx, the primary time that he has rallied in his hometown for eight years.

Mr Trump trailed the occasion on his Fact Social platform by pledging to “Make New York Nice Once more!!!” and promising: “Far Decrease Taxes, Secure, Jobs, Jobs, Jobs, Good Colleges, and every little thing else that goes in the direction of the American Dream!”

On Wednesday, a listening to in Mr Trump’s labeled paperwork case in Florida devolved right into a chaotic shouting match as two legal professionals fought over claims of a menace allegedly made to a protection legal professional.

The listening to had been scheduled on behalf of Walt Nauta, the previous president’s co-defendant and valet, to share arguments that the workplace of Justice Division particular counsel Jack Smith had vindictively and selectively charged him with offenses.

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Justice Samuel Alito ‘hung one other Jan 6 flag exterior his second house’

One other flag carried by January 6 rioters was seen flying exterior the New Jersey seaside house of Supreme Courtroom justice Samuel Alito on a number of events final yr, in keeping with a report.

The “Enchantment to Heaven” flag, was carried by rioters throughout the pro-Trump assault on the US Capitol in 2021, was flown exterior the holiday house of Justice Alito throughout the summer time of 2023.

Often known as the “Pine Tree flag”, it dates again to the Revolutionary Conflict.

It comes days after studies from The New York Instances {that a} flagpole on the decide’s entrance garden at a property in Virginia had flown an upside-down Stars-and-Stripes in late 2020 and early 2021 within the days after Joe Biden took workplace.

The “Enchantment To Heaven” flag and the inverted US flag had been each embraced by supporters of Trump’s “Cease The Steal” marketing campaign, which falsely claimed Biden’s win was fraudulent.

Joe Sommerlad23 Might 2024 12:45

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New York hush cash trial: Trump assessments gag order by speaking about prosecutor

Trump spoke to WABC radio final night time and spoke fairly unwisely about Manhattan prosecutor Matthew Colangelo.

He additionally flubbed a solution about why he chickened out of testifying on the witness stand and issued a weird warning about “terrorists” arriving on the southern border from the Congo, or some such garbage.

Joe Sommerlad23 Might 2024 12:15

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Collins challenges Cruz on Trump’s assaults on his household

Talking of ring-kissers, Texas senator Ted Cruz was confronted together with his flagrant hypocrisy by Kaitlan Collins on CNN final night time.

Joe Sommerlad23 Might 2024 11:45

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Nikki Haley says she is going to vote for Trump

Briefly, and improbably, the face of the resistance, “Birdbrain” now turns into the most recent Republican to eat her phrases, put aside months of private insults and abuse and dutifully kiss the ring.

Or, I don’t know, this?

Right here’s John Bowden on the most recent member of the GOP to unload their hard-won credibility at a low, low worth.

Joe Sommerlad23 Might 2024 11:15

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Trump to carry first New York rally in eight years

Together with his journey schedule badly hampered by the Manhattan hush cash legal trial and his near-daily courtroom commitments, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee has needed to get artistic with campaigning forward of the 2024 election.

Right now, Trump is about to carry a rally in New York, his first within the Empire State in eight years, and never in a MAGA stronghold like the agricultural north, western area and even the borough of Staten Island.

No no. Trump is heading to the South Bronx.

His marketing campaign has filed a allow for a 3,500-person gathering in Crotona Park at 6pm on Thursday 23 Might.

Trump is predicted to make use of the rally to speak concerning the economic system, crime charges, and the migrant disaster.

“New Yorkers have suffered tremendously because of Biden’s failed insurance policies,” the marketing campaign mentioned, asserting the occasion.

Right here’s extra from Oliver O’Connell.

Joe Sommerlad23 Might 2024 10:45

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Florida labeled paperwork case: Shouting match erupts at listening to as Trump and allies attempt to dismiss expenses

A listening to in Trump’s labeled paperwork case devolved right into a chaotic shouting match on Wednesday as legal professionals fought over claims of a menace allegedly made to a protection legal professional.

The listening to on Wednesday morning had been scheduled for Walt Nauta, Trump’s co-defendant and valet, to share arguments that the workplace of particular counsel Jack Smith had vindictively and selectively charged him with offenses.

Decide Aileen Cannon, who was appointed by Trump, didn’t challenge a ruling, in keeping with CNN.

The listening to was rapidly taken over by a disagreement over an August 2022 assembly together with prosecutor Jay Bratt and Stanley Woodward, Nauta’s protection legal professional, who claimed in courtroom and authorized filings that Bratt tried to persuade Nauta to cooperate with the prosecution in opposition to Trump by threatening to have an effect on the attainable nomination of a judgeship.

Nauta argues that he was charged for not cooperating with the Justice Division and its probe into Trump’s alleged mishandling of labeled information.

Right here’s extra on the row from Gustaf Kilander.

Joe Sommerlad23 Might 2024 10:15

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Fact Social: Trump pledges to ‘Make New York Nice Once more’ forward of South Bronx rally

Right now’s massive occasion in Trumpworld is the previous president’s first New York rally in eight years as he takes to the rally stage in Crotona Park within the South Bronx.

Right here he’s cheerleading for it final night time:

Joe Sommerlad23 Might 2024 09:45

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Fact Social: Trump resumes assault on Jack Smith over labeled paperwork case

There was additionally a lot extra vitriol in opposition to his enemies within the authorized sphere, with “Deranged” Justice Division particular counsel Jack Smith again in his sights.

The Republican presidential candiate can be persevering with to push that the lie that the FBI brokers who raided Mar-a-Lago in August 2022 searching for the key information he had stolen from the US authorities had been ready to kill him.

The explanation that operation grew to become vital was as a result of he refused to co-operate with the Nationwide Archives when it requested its materials again.

Joe Sommerlad23 Might 2024 09:15

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Fact Social: Trump guarantees launch of imprisoned journalist Evan Gershkovich in late-night deluge of posts

Trump spent yesterday fundraising in Houston and Dallas and afterwards was up late on his social media platform, thanking Texas governor Greg Abbott and lieutenant-governor Dan Patrick for his or her help (Patrick was additionally at his trial in Manhattan earlier this week).

Amongst his extra attention-grabbing posts, amid the same old stew of doubtful graphs, Fox quotes and marketing campaign movies, was this pledge to make sure the discharge of Wall Avenue Journal reporter Evan Gershkovich, who has been in jail in Vladimir Putin’s russia for over a yr on trumped up spying expenses.

Trump has not often proven a lot curiosity in his plight earlier than.

Joe Sommerlad23 Might 2024 08:45

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VIDEO: RNC headquarters lockdown is ‘regarding’, White Home says

RNC headquarters lockdown is ‘regarding’, White Home says

Gustaf Kilander23 Might 2024 08:00

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Written by bourbiza mohamed

Bourbiza Mohamed is a freelance journalist and political science analyst holding a Master's degree in Political Science. Armed with a sharp pen and a discerning eye, Bourbiza Mohamed contributes to various renowned sites, delivering incisive insights on current political and social issues. His experience translates into thought-provoking articles that spur dialogue and reflection.

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