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Man charged in Giuliani 'slap' wants $2M for false arrest

Sep. 22, 2022 20:16 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A man charged with assault for allegedly slapping former New York Mayor Rudolph Giuliani on the back filed a notice of claim against the city Thursday for $2 million for false arrest. Daniel Gill was seen on a video in June touching Giuliani on the back with an open...

Heckler who slapped Giuliani on back can have charge dropped

Sep. 21, 2022 20:09 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A man charged with assault after he was seen on a video slapping the back of former New York Mayor Rudolph Giuliani accepted a deal Wednesday to have the charges dismissed. According to the Richmond County district attorney's office, the case has been adjourned in...

US, Trump team propose names for arbiter in Mar-a-Lago probe

Sep. 09, 2022 23:53 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department and Donald Trump’s legal team each proposed candidates Friday for the role of an independent arbiter in the investigation into top-secret documents found at the former president's Florida home, but the two sides differed on the scope of duties the person...

Giuliani calls claim he owes ex $260K 'a gross exaggeration'

Sep. 09, 2022 12:01 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani told a judge that his third wife's claim that he owes her $260,000 is a “gross exaggeration” and he really owes her about $50,000. “I do owe her money but I don’t owe her $260,000,” Giuliani, a legal adviser to...

Editorial Roundup: United States

Sep. 06, 2022 15:03 PM EDT

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: Sept. 6 The Washington Post on immigration Border Patrol agents are stopping unauthorized migrants coming from Mexico at record levels. Little wonder more than half of Americans now say an...

Prosecutor: Trump ally arranged meeting with poll worker

Sep. 02, 2022 19:02 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — After the 2020 election, a Georgia poll worker who was falsely accused of voting fraud by former President Donald Trump was pressured and threatened with imprisonment during a meeting arranged with the help of an ally of the Trump campaign, a prosecutor said in a court filing...

Judge again denies Graham's effort to skirt Georgia subpoena

Sep. 01, 2022 13:52 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A federal judge on Thursday ruled that constitutional protections don't shield U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham from testifying before a special grand jury investigating possible illegal efforts to overturn then-President Donald Trump’s 2020 election loss in Georgia. ...

Lawyers: Eastman advised to plead the Fifth in Georgia probe

Aug. 31, 2022 16:13 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Lawyers for John Eastman, a lead architect of some of Donald Trump’s efforts to remain in power after the 2020 election, said Wednesday they advised their client to assert attorney-client privilege and invoke his constitutional right to remain silent when testifying before a...

Judge delays Gov. Kemp's testimony in Georgia election probe

Aug. 29, 2022 12:00 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — A judge ruled Monday that Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp must testify before a special grand jury that’s investigating possible illegal attempts by then-President Donald Trump and others to influence the 2020 election in the state — but not until after the November midterm election. ...

Meadows, Powell testimony sought in Georgia election probe

Aug. 26, 2022 10:16 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — The prosecutor investigating whether Donald Trump and others illegally tried to influence the 2020 election in Georgia is seeking to compel testimony from more allies of the former president, including former chief of staff Mark Meadows and lawyer Sidney Powell. ...