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Federal judge sanctions lawyers who brought conspiracy theory-filled lawsuit trying to overturn the 2020 election, reap $160 billion in damages

Former President Donald Trump. Drew Angerer/Getty Images A federal judge in Colorado sanctioned two lawyers who challenged the 2020 election results. He called their claims "fantastical" and "the stuff of which violent insurrections are made." The lawyers had asked for $160 billion in damages because Joe Biden won the presidential election. See more stories on Insider's business page. A federal judge in Colorado has sanctioned attorneys who brought a lawsuit that challenged the results...
Tags: Facebook, Politics, Texas, News, Colorado, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Hungary, Donald Trump, Trump, Gary, Sidney Powell, Walker, Ken Paxton, Jacob Shamsian


Michael Flynn, Lawyer Sidney Powell, OAN Reporters Behind Arizona Vote Audit Funding

Revelations about the funders raises even more red flags over the secretive Cyber Ninjas presidential election recount.
Tags: News, Sidney Powell, Michael Flynn, OAN Reporters Behind Arizona Vote Audit Funding


Cyber Ninjas says it has received $5.7 million in private donations to fund the Arizona ballot audit

Cyber Ninjas contractors examine and recount Maricopa County ballots cast in the 2020 general election. Matt York/AP Cyber Ninjas leads the widely-criticized election audit in Maricopa County, Arizona. It said it has received $5.7 million in donations toward the audit. Most of the funds come from prominent Trump supporters such as Michael Flynn and Sidney Powell. See more stories on Insider's business page. The company contracted to audit the 2020 presidential election result in Arizon...
Tags: Politics, Washington Post, Senate, Trends, Ap, Pennsylvania, Gop, Arizona, News UK, Associated Press, Republic, Donald Trump, Trump, Logan, Sidney Powell, Powell


With Millions In Donations, Celebrity MAGA ‘Sponsors’ Bankrolled 97% Of Arizona Audit

Groups run by by pro-Trump celebrities who’ve campaigned for months on the lie that Donald Trump’s second term was stolen for him have collectively given millions of dollars to the sham “audit” of Maricopa County, Arizona’s 2020 election results, constituting the vast majority of the audit’s funding.  [Author: Matt Shuham]
Tags: News, Arizona, Donald Trump, Trump, Sidney Powell, Maricopa County Arizona, Michael Flynn, Patrick Byrne, 2020 Elections, Matt Shuham, Doug Logan, Cyber Ninjas, Arizona audit


Team Kraken Joins Team Insurrection. What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

Okay, we can think of one or two potential problems here.
Tags: Crime, Law, Government, Sidney Powell


Giuliani tore into Chris Christie after the former governor called the Trump legal team 'a national embarrassment' on television, book says

Former Gov. Chris Christie, foreground, and former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani, right, attend a news conference at the White House on September 27, 2020. AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster Giuliani was incensed at Christie criticizing the Trump legal team on TV, per a forthcoming book. "We're friends. What are you doing?" Giuliani reportedly asked the former governor. Christie reportedly went on to question Giuliani about the damage he was causing to his reputation. Sign up for the 10 Thing...
Tags: Politics, Chris Christie, Abc, Washington Post, White House, New York City, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, New Jersey, Rudy, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Christie


Giuliani tore into Chris Christie after the former governor called the Trump legal team 'a national embarrassment' on TV, book says

Former Gov. Chris Christie, foreground, and former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani at a news conference at the White House on September 27. AP/Carolyn Kaster Giuliani was incensed at Christie criticizing the Trump legal team on TV, a forthcoming book says. "We're friends. What are you doing?" Giuliani asked the former governor, according to the book. Christie then questioned Giuliani about the damage he was causing to his reputation, the book adds. Sign up for the 10 Things in Politi...
Tags: Politics, Chris Christie, Abc, Washington Post, White House, New York City, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, New Jersey, Republican, Rudy, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trump


Donald Trump and Rudy Giuliani could face criminal investigation in Arizona over their attempts to overturn election

Rudy Giuliani watches as Donald Trump speaks. Joshua Roberts/Getty Images Donald Trump and his allies could face a criminal investigation in Arizona. Arizona's Secretary of State asked the state Attorney General to investigate Trump allies for violating election laws. Arizona GOP Chair and Trump backer Kelli Ward told Maricopa officials "we need you to stop the counting" the votes. See more stories on Insider's business page. Donald Trump and key allies could be facing a criminal i...
Tags: Politics, Senate, Trends, Gop, Arizona, Hobbs, Associated Press, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Election 2020, State, Ward, Sidney Powell, Arizona Republic, Maricopa


Arizona Democrats call for investigation after report that Trump, Giuliani pressured state elections officials

Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani listens as U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference in the Briefing Room of the White House on September 27, 2020 in Washington, DC. Joshua Roberts/Getty Images Phone records show that ex-President Trump and his allies pressured Arizona elections officials. "We need you to stop the counting," Arizona GOP Chairwoman Kelli Ward told an official in Maricopa County. President Joe Biden won Arizona by more than 10,000 votes. See more storie...
Tags: Politics, New York, Law, Washington, Senate, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, New York Times, Arizona, US Senate, Republican, Biden, Giuliani, Donald Trump


Federal judge grills Sidney Powell's legal team in Michigan elections sanctions case

U.S. District Judge Linda Parker pushed Powell's legal team for roughly six hours Monday to justify legal actions in lawsuit to overturn the election.       [Author: Detroit Free Press]
Tags: News, Michigan, Sidney Powell, Powell, Detroit Free Press, Linda Parker


The GOP's top lawyer said Rudy Giuliani's 2020 election lawsuits were 'a joke' and 'are getting laughed out of court'

Former Mayor of New York Rudy Giuliani, left, listens to Sidney Powell, both lawyers for President Donald Trump, during a news conference at the Republican National Committee headquarters, Thursday Nov. 19, 2020, in Washington. AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin An email The Washington Post obtained shows division within the GOP over the 2020 election. The Republican National Committee's top lawyer criticized lawsuits disputing the election results. Rudy Giuliani retaliated by trying to have th...
Tags: Post, Politics, New York, Law, Washington Post, Washington, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, Michigan, Biden, Election, Rudy, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Charles Davis


Facing possible sanctions, Sidney Powell defends 2020 election lawsuit during heated hearing

Attorneys clashed during a hearing to determine if sanctions are warranted against lawyers who filed suit in Michigan to try to overturn...
Tags: Michigan, Sidney Powell


A federal judge skewered 'Kraken' lawyers for making 'fantastical' allegations of election fraud and failing to do the most basic due diligence

GOP lawyer Sidney Powell. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images A federal judge criticized "Kraken" lawyers including Sidney Powell and L. Lin Wood on Monday. The remarks were at a hearing about if they should face sanctions over their election lawsuits. Judge Parker suggested Powell and the other lawyers submitted affidavits in "bad faith" and called them "fantastical." See more stories on Insider's business page. A federal judge on Monday excoriated a group of Republican-al...
Tags: Politics, News, US, Trends, Getty Images, Gop, US Postal Service, Arizona, Michigan, Detroit, Wood, Kraken, Parker, Capitol, Sidney Powell, Eastern District of Michigan


Kraken Sanctions Hearing Devolves Into Screaming Sh*tshow Debacle

Who could have predicted this shocking turn of events?
Tags: Law, Government, Donald Trump, Legal Ethics, Sidney Powell, Election Law, Lin Wood, Kraken Sanctions Hearing Devolves


Top US commander in Afghanistan steps down as troops withdraw – live

Four-star general Scott Miller announces departure in KabulEx-Trump lawyers Powell and Wood condemned by judgeBiden says ‘We stand with the Cuban people’ amid protests 4.44pm BST A US federal judge has just blasted Sidney Powell, a former campaign lawyer for Donald Trump, Lin Wood and other attorneys who peddled Trump’s lies that he won the 2020 presidential election all the way to court.“Should an attorney be sanctioned for his or her failure to withdraw allegations the attorney came to kno...
Tags: New York, US, World news, Joe Biden, US news, Afghanistan, US politics, South and Central Asia, US military, Kabul, Pentagon, US Congress, World Trade Center, Wood, Miller, Trump


Judge Blasts Ex-Trump Lawyer Sidney Powell Over Lawsuit to Overturn U.S. Election

By Jan Wolfe and David ThomasWASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Monday appeared likely to reprimand Sidney Powell, a former campaign lawyer for...
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'I didn't come here to kiss your f---ing ring': Sidney Powell ripped into Rudy Giuliani after clash over election theories, book says

Sidney Powell participates in a news conference with Rudy Giuliani, the personal lawyer for President Donald Trump, at the Republican National Committee headquarters in Washington on November 19, 2020. Jonathan Ernst/Reuters Sidney Powell clashed early on with Giuliani as part of Trump's campaign legal team, per a new book. "I didn't come here to kiss your f---ing ring," she reportedly told the former New York City mayor. Powell later saw herself cast aside and then brought back in...
Tags: Politics, Elections, Washington, New York City, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Fox, The New York Times, Cia, Michael Wolff, Biden, Conspiracy Theories, Times, Giuliani, Donald Trump


A 7-point-plan to reinstate Donald Trump as president 'in days, not years' was handed out at CPAC

Former President Donald Trump. Getty A plan to reinstate Donald Trump as president circulated at the Conservative Political Action Conference. The outlandish plan involves ousting House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and replacing her with Trump. The conspiracy theory that Trump will be reinstated as president is popular among his supporters. See more stories on Insider's business page. Attendees of the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Dallas have been handed cards outlining...
Tags: US, Trends, Joe Biden, House, Dallas, Homeland Security, Nancy Pelosi, North Carolina, Donald Trump, Kamala Harris, Forbes, Trump, Sidney Powell, Democrat Party, CPAC, Donald Trump Jr


A judge put on hold Mike Lindell's lawsuit accusing Dominion of election manipulation

MyPillow chief executive Mike Lindell, speaks to reporters outside federal court in Washington, Thursday, June 24, 2021. AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta A judge has put MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell's lawsuit against Dominion on hold. It's a countersuit against Dominion's $1.3 billion defamation suit against Lindell and his company. A federal judge in DC is weighing whether to dismiss Dominion's original lawsuit. See more stories on Insider's business page. A federal judge in ...
Tags: Politics, News, Minnesota, Supreme Court, Washington, US, Trends, Dc, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Nichols, Sidney Powell, Lindell, Dominion, Jacob Shamsian


Arizona's top elections official is calling for a probe of Trump and his allies over 'intense efforts to interfere' with ballot counting

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani is seen with then-President-elect Donald Trump in Bedminster, New Jersey in November 2016. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Records obtained by The Arizona Republic showed Trump allies contacting Arizona election officials. "We need you to stop the counting," Kelli Ward, Arizona GOP chair, told an official during ballot counting. Secretary of State Katie Hobbs is calling on Trump and his allies to be investigated over the reports. See more stories on Insid...
Tags: Politics, New York City, Trends, Gop, Arizona, Hobbs, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Election 2020, State, Ward, Sidney Powell, Arizona Republic, Mark Brnovich, Maricopa County


Trump's Oval Office was nicknamed 'the Star Wars bar' because so many bizarre characters would hang out there, Wolff says

President Donald Trump talks to reporters in the Oval Office on January 9, 2019. January 9, 2019. REUTERS/Leah Millis President Donald Trump's staff were perplexed by the company he kept, author Michael Wolff said. It led them to nickname the Oval Office 'the Star Wars bar' he told The Times of London. The reference was to a locale in the movies beloved of outlaws and bizarre-looking aliens. See more stories on Insider's business page. White House staffers got so used to s...
Tags: Politics, White House, Trends, News UK, Michael Wolff, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, John Kelly, Luke Skywalker, Trump, Sidney Powell, Oval Office, Wolff, Obi Wan Kenobi, The Times of London, Tom Porter


New Social Media Site From Team Trump Upsets Qanon Faithful With Hentai and Men In Diapers

GETTR, the new social media platform from the brilliant minds employed by our loser ex-president Donald Trump, has a lot of problems. Read more...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Science, Articles, Software, Conspiracy Theories, Donald Trump, Real Time Web, Trumpism, Sidney Powell, Mother Jones, Donald J Trump, Michael Flynn, Jason Miller, Gab


Dominion has subpoenaed Rudy Giuliani, Sidney Powell, and Mike Lindell in its $1.6 billion lawsuit against Fox News

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell, Sidney Powell, and Rudy Giuliani have all been sued by Dominion. Drew Angerer/Getty Images, Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images, Joshua Roberts/Getty Images Dominion has subpoenaed Rudy Giuliani, Sidney Powell, and Mike Lindell in its lawsuit against Fox News. It sued the network in March, saying it helped spread conspiracy theories about its voting machines. Giuliani, Powell, and Lindell now have to submit documents related to their involvement with ...
Tags: Politics, New York, News, Trends, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, Fox, Fox News, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Delaware, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Sidney Powell, Lindell, Powell


Dominion subpoenas Rudy Giuliani, Sidney Powell, and Mike Lindell in its $1.6 billion lawsuit against Fox News

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell, Sidney Powell, and Rudy Giuliani have all been sued by Dominion Voting Systems. Drew Angerer/Getty Images; Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call Inc. via Getty Images; Joshua Roberts/Getty Images Dominion subpoenaed Rudy Giuliani, Sidney Powell, and Mike Lindell in its lawsuit against Fox News. It sued Fox in March, saying it had helped spread conspiracy theories about its voting machines. Giuliani, Powell, and Lindell now have to submit documents related to their involvemen...
Tags: Politics, New York, News, Trends, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, Getty Images, Fox, Fox News, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Delaware, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Sidney Powell, Lindell


A judge expressed skepticism about arguments from Mike Lindell, Sidney Powell, and Rudy Giuliani, who want Dominion's defamation lawsuits against them dismissed

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell at the White House with then-President Donald Trump in 2020. Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post via Getty Images A federal judge on Thursday weighed whether to dismiss Dominion's defamation lawsuits. He seemed skeptical of arguments from lawyers for Rudy Giuliani, Mike Lindell, and Sidney Powell. Dominion is suing all three Trump allies over election conspiracy theories. See more stories on Insider's business page. A federal judge heard arguments Thursday ...
Tags: Politics, New York, News, Minnesota, Washington Post, White House, US, Trends, Washington Dc, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Justice Department, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Nichols, Sidney Powell


Giuliani and Powell pushed election fraud so they could hobnob in DC, Dominion Voting Systems argues in court

Dominion Voting Systems on Thursday accused right-wing lawyers Sidney Powell and Rudy Giuliani of coming to Washington, DC, to push election fraud claims in late 2020 because they wanted to rub elbows with nationally powerful Republicans, including then-President Donald Trump.
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Sidney Powell And Mike Lindell Are Using Dominion’s Defamation Suit To Boost The Election Fraud Claims That Got Them Sued

A judge heard arguments on Thursday on efforts by Powell, Lindell, and Rudy Giuliani to get Dominion’s lawsuits dismissed.
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Rudy Giuliani skips Dominion, Powell, MyPillow-Lindell defamation case hearing after his law license gets revoked in NY

Rudy Giuliani did not appear at a defamation case hearing attended by MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell, lawyer Sidney Powell and Dominion...
Tags: Rudy Giuliani, Sidney Powell, Mike Lindell, Dominion Powell MyPillow Lindell


Rudy Giuliani, Sidney Powell, and Fox News have August date confirmed for court bid to dismiss $2.7 billion Smartmatic lawsuit

A November 12, 2020 Fox News broadcast screenshot filed as an exhibit by Smartmatic in May. Fox News via New York County Clerk Rudy Giuliani and Fox News will argue for dismissal of a $2.7 billion defamation case on August 17. Voting-machine company Smartmatic said they spread false claims about the presidential election. Defendants include Trump lawyers Giuliani and Sidney Powell, along with a cast of Fox News hosts. See more stories on Insider's business page. A New York Supreme Cou...
Tags: Politics, News, Media, Trends, Fox News, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Ny, Rudy Giuliani, Defamation, Trump, Sidney Powell, Powell, Maria Bartiromo, Jeanine Pirro, LOU DOBBS