The Trump campaign"s lawyers said they are "thankful" to the judge who dismissed their election case in Pennsylvania so they can get it to the Supreme Court more quickly

Trump has repeatedly said he would go to the Supreme Court in his efforts to fight the election results. Rudy Giuliani speaks during a news conference held by Donald Trump in the Briefing Room of the White House.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytNov 22nd, 2020

: Trump campaign loses in Pennsylvania Supreme Court as Giuliani seeks to salvage federal election case

The Trump campaign faced more setbacks Tuesday in its attempt to overturn the election results in Pennsylvania, casting further doubt on the president's longshot attempt to win a second term in the courts......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 17th, 2020

Trump"s lawyers withdrew from representing his campaign in its biggest Pennsylvania election lawsuit one day before the hearing

Three of the four lawyers representing the Trump campaign withdrew from the case on the eve of a hearing. President Donald Trump REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst Three of the f.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 16th, 2020

Trump’s voting irregularity claims get cold reception in court hearing

WASHINGTON – Trump campaign lawyers dropped claims of voter fraud Thursday, telling a Maricopa County Superior Court judge instead that they were in court to point out “good faith errors” by election officials that could have affected the .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 13th, 2020

A federal judge threw out a major Trump campaign lawsuit in Pennsylvania, issuing a blistering opinion refusing to disenfranchise 7 million voters

The Trump campaign's lawyers argued earlier this week that they wanted Trump to be declared the winner of Pen.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytNov 21st, 2020

Trump Campaign Files First Election Fraud Lawsuit; Ohio AG Asks Supreme Court To Overturn PA Ballot Ruling

Trump Campaign Files First Election Fraud Lawsuit; Ohio AG Asks Supreme Court To Overturn PA Ballot Ruling.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytNov 9th, 2020

Pennsylvania, Texas, and Minnesota will be "segregating" some of their votes in case a judge throws them out later. Here"s why.

Federal judges have told election officials to set aside specific ballots in case they get challenged in court and are thrown out. Chester County, Pa., election work.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 3rd, 2020

Twitter labels Trump"s tweet about the Supreme Court"s ruling on Pennsylvania mail-in ballots as misleading and blocks users from sharing and liking

Trump claimed without evidence that a recent ruling allowing the swing state to count ballots that arrive after Tuesday would lead to election fraud. Rafael Henrique/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Twitter on Monday labeled a Trump .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 2nd, 2020

Trump says he"s planning legal action to stop some votes being counted in key swing states: "As soon as that election is over — we are going in with our lawyers"

Trump said a Supreme Court decision allowing ballots received after Election Day to be counted was "terrible," and threatened legal action. US President Donald Trump. Getty/Chip Somodevilla President D.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 2nd, 2020

Trump campaign files lawsuit requesting Nevada court to block election officials from counting early votes

A Carson City judge denied the request for a temporary restraining order to stop ballot-counting but scheduled an evidentiary hearing for next week. Vote stickers are seen at a satellite .....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytOct 24th, 2020

Top Trump adviser Larry Kudlow says there"s not enough time to pass a "gigantic" stimulus bill with just 4 weeks until the election

Kudlow suggested the looming Supreme Court battle over Judge Amy Coney Barrett was drawing much of the White House's attention. FILE PHOTO: White House economic adv.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytOct 7th, 2020

With Election Nearing, Trump Nominates Amy Coney Barrett To Fill Ginsburg"s Supreme Court Seat

President Donald Trump nominated Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court on Saturday — 38 days ahead of the U.S. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 27th, 2020

A judge on Trump"s Supreme Court shortlist volunteered for Biden"s presidential campaign in 1987

A federal judge under consideration to repl.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytSep 22nd, 2020

Sen. Cory Gardner, a Colorado Republican, reverses 2016 position and now says he will vote to fill a Supreme Court vacancy in an election year

Sen. Gardner previously argued that Supreme Court vacancies should not be filled during an election year. President Donald Trump jokes with Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., at a campaign rally Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytSep 21st, 2020

Election: Amy Coney Barrett emerges as Trump’s front-runner to fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Supreme Court seat: reports

Judge Amy Coney Barrett of the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals emerged Saturday as a front-running nominee for the Trump administration to fill the Supreme Court seat left vacant by the death Friday of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, according to reports......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 19th, 2020

Legal experts say Trump"s last-ditch effort to hide his taxes is "untenable," and we could see them as soon as next year

Associated Press President Donald Trump's lawyers are duking it out with New York state prosecutors over a subpoena for his tax returns in a case that will likely go all the way to the Supreme Court. Trump's lawyers argue that the subpoena s.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 25th, 2019

Arkansas Supreme Court dismisses case over 2018 dicamba ban

The Arkansas Supreme Court has dismissed the state's appeal of a judge's decision to block the enforcement of a 2018 herbicide ban, saying the case is moot now that new restrictions are in effect......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 23rd, 2019

We read all 67 pages of Mueller"s latest court filings on Paul Manafort — here are the main takeaways

Prosecutors working for the special counsel Robert Mueller filed new documents late Monday that lay bare a slew of significant revelations about their case against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort. The judge presiding over Manafort's case al.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 24th, 2018

Trump Judge Neil Gorsuch Defends Undocumented Immigrants, Sides With Liberal Supreme Court Justices in Immigration Case

President Donald Trump's Supreme Court appointee may not have ruled the way the president had hoped......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 17th, 2018

McConnell defends Kavanaugh in fiery speech on Senate floor

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Monday defended President Trump's Supreme Court nominee, saying there was a smear campaign against Judge Brett K.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 24th, 2018

GOP Leaders Pledge to Give FBI Latitude in Kavanaugh Probe

President Trump said the FBI probe into allegations against Supreme Court nominee Judge Kavanaugh should be “comprehensive” and done quickly......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjOct 2nd, 2018