Former U.S. President Donald Trump says not interested in returning to Twitter

Donald Trump on Saturday said he had no interest in returning to Twitter even as a slim majority voted in favor of reinstating the former U.S. president, who was banned from the social media service for inciting violence, in a poll organized by new owner Elon Musk. Slightly over 15 million Twitter users voted in… Read More Former U.S. President Donald Trump says not interested in returning to Twitter

Elon Musk starts Twitter poll to reinstate account of former U.S. President Donald Trump

Elon Musk started a Twitter poll late on Friday asking followers to vote on whether to reinstate former U.S. President Donald Trump’s account on the platform, with early results showing roughly 60% voting yes. “Vox Populi, Vox Dei,” Musk tweeted, a Latin phrase that roughly means meaning “the voice of the people is the voice… Read More Elon Musk starts Twitter poll to reinstate account of former U.S. President Donald Trump

Former U.S. President Donald Trump launches 2024 presidential run

Donald Trump, who has mounted relentless attacks on the integrity of U.S. voting since his 2020 election defeat, on Tuesday launched a bid to regain the presidency in 2024, aiming to pre-empt potential Republican rivals. Seeking a potential rematch with Democratic President Joe Biden, Trump made his announcement at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida a… Read More Former U.S. President Donald Trump launches 2024 presidential run

U.S. judge dismisses Michael Cohen retaliation lawsuit against former President Donald Trump, others

A U.S. judge on Monday dismissed a lawsuit by Donald Trump’s former lawyer and fixer Michael Cohen accusing Trump, former Attorney General William Barr and others of abruptly returning him to prison in retaliation for writing a tell-all memoir. In a 33-page decision, U.S. District Judge Lewis Liman in Manhattan rejected Cohen’s claims that putting… Read More U.S. judge dismisses Michael Cohen retaliation lawsuit against former President Donald Trump, others

Former U.S. presidential adviser Steve Bannon sentenced to four months imprisonment for contempt of Congress

Steve Bannon, a one-time adviser to former President Donald Trump, was sentenced by a judge on Friday to four months in prison for refusing to cooperate with lawmakers investigating last year’s U.S. Capitol attack. Bannon was found guilty in July on two counts of contempt of Congress for failing to provide documents or testimony to… Read More Former U.S. presidential adviser Steve Bannon sentenced to four months imprisonment for contempt of Congress

U.S. House committee issues subpoena to former President Donald Trump over 2021 Capitol attack

Former President Donald Trump was ordered on Friday to testify under oath and provide documents to the House of Representatives committee investigating the January 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol by his supporters. The committee said it had sent a subpoena to Trump requiring documents to be submitted to the panel by November 4… Read More U.S. House committee issues subpoena to former President Donald Trump over 2021 Capitol attack

U.S. House committee votes to subpoena former President Donald Trump over 2021 Capitol attack

The U.S. House of Representatives committee investigating the January 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol voted on Thursday to subpoena Donald Trump, an action that could eventually result in the former president’s imprisonment if he does not comply. The House select committee’s seven Democratic and two Republican members voted 9-0 in favor of issuing… Read More U.S. House committee votes to subpoena former President Donald Trump over 2021 Capitol attack

U.S. appeals court rules in favour of former President Donald Trump in defamation lawsuit

A federal appeals court set aside a judge’s ruling that Donald Trump could be sued for defamation by E. Jean Carroll after denying he raped her, though it stopped short of declaring the former U.S. president immune from the author’s lawsuit. In a 2-1 decision on Tuesday, the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in… Read More U.S. appeals court rules in favour of former President Donald Trump in defamation lawsuit