Trump lawyer spars with host over ex-Biden DOJ official tapped in New York hush-money case

Former President Trump’s lawyer Will Scharf on Sunday previewed a planned appeal of Trump’s criminal conviction and slammed the “weaponization” of the U.S. justice system under the Biden administration, citing the example of former Justice Department officials helping Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg prosecute a criminal case against the presumptive Republican presidential nominee. Schaerf, a […]

Trump conviction in hush-money case sparks sharply divergent reactions | Donald Trump

Donald Trump’s conviction on 34 felony counts of falsifying business records set off a political storm in Washington on Thursday, with Republicans slamming the verdict as a miscarriage of justice and Democrats praising the New York jury for delivering a fair verdict in one of the most historic trials in American history. Republicans predictably rallied […]

Jury Asks To Re-Hear Cohen, Pecker’s Testimonies In ‘Hush-Money’ Trial

R | Michael Cohen (Photo by David Dee Delgado/Getty Images) L | David Pecker (Photo by François Durand/Getty Images) Avril Elfi from OANWednesday, May 29, 2024 6:15 PM The jury in the so-called “hush money” trial against former President Donald Trump has requested to hear testimony again, via recording, from both Trump’s former lawyer Michael […]

Trump hush-money trial: closing arguments set to begin – live | Donald Trump trials

Jurors prepare to deliberate in Trump hush money trial, closing arguments begin Good morning. After more than four weeks in a frosty New York courtroom, nearly two dozen witnesses and 10 violations of gag orders, the prosecution and defense lawyers rested last week. Donald TrumpThe historic hush money criminal trial. Trump has pleaded not guilty […]

Alina Habba says Trump’s hush-money jury should have been sequestered over holiday weekend

Ahead of closing arguments this week, former President Trump’s lawyer, Alina Habba, suggested that jurors in the hush money trial should have been sequestered over Memorial Day weekend to prevent outside influence. “They should have been sequestered because, in my opinion, these jurors are dealing with something completely unprecedented in America, an injustice,” Hubba said […]