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Judge: Trump delays on rape accuser's claims in 'bad faith'

Mar. 11, 2022 14:51 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Former President Donald Trump’s legal moves aimed at delaying a rape accuser’s defamation claims from reaching trial are in bad faith and, so far, succeeding, a judge said in a decision released Friday as he rejected an attempt by Trump to countersue. E. Jean...

Donald Trump's DNA, not deposition sought in defamation suit

Feb. 22, 2022 19:39 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — A lawyer for a woman who accused former President Donald Trump of raping her in the mid-1990s and then filed a defamation lawsuit against him said Tuesday she will not seek to depose Trump prior to trial because it would cause unnecessary delay, but added that a DNA sample was...