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Pro-Trump Lawyers Sanctioned Over Conspiracy Theories

A federal judge in Colorado has sanctioned two lawyers who filed a lawsuit challenging the 2020 election late last year, calling the suit “one enormous conspiracy theory,”
2 months ago|Washington, United States

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Federal judge sanctions lawyers who brought conspiracy theory-filled lawsuit trying to overturn the 2020 election, reap $160 billion in damages

The lawyers brought "fantastical" claims and tried to claim damages "greater than the annual GDP of Hungary," the judge said.

2 months ago|Los Angeles, United States
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Lawyers sanctioned for 'conspiracy theory' election fraud lawsuit

Lawyers who attempted a class action lawsuit claiming voter fraud in the 2020 election were sanctioned by a federal judge in Colorado on Wednesday for the frivolous, meritless case, a major condemnation of pro-Donald Trump allies' attempts to use the courts to vet right-wing conspiracies.

2 months ago|Atlanta, United States
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‘The stuff of which violent insurrections are made:’ Federal judge sanctions Colorado lawyers for 2020 election lawsuit

Two lawyers were ordered to pay opponents’ legal fees as the judicial system grapples with holding attorneys accountable for frivolous election challenges

2 months ago|Washington, United States
The Hill
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Federal judge sanctions lawyers who challenged 2020 election results, calls claims 'fantastical'

A federal judge in Colorado sanctioned lawyers who challenged the 2020 presidential election results, calling their election claims “fantastical.”

2 months ago|Washington, United States
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Judge disciplines pro-Trump lawyers for 'fantastical' election-fraud suit: 'The stuff of which violent insurrections are made'

In a blistering 68-page opinion, a federal judge on Wednesday sanctioned two Colorado attorneys for filing a "fantastical" lawsuit alleging the 2020 election was stolen from former president Donald Trump.U.S. Magistrate Judge N. Reid Neureiter ordered the attorneys, Gary D. Fielder and Ernest John W...

2 months ago|United States
Business Insider
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Federal judge sanctions lawyers who brought conspiracy theory-filled lawsuit trying to overturn the 2020 election, reap $160 billion in damages

The lawyers brought "fantastical" claims and tried to claim damages "greater than the annual GDP of Hungary," the judge said.

2 months ago|United States
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Lawyers sanctioned for 'conspiracy theory' election fraud lawsuit

By Katelyn Polantz, CNN Reporter, Crime and Justice

2 months ago|Honolulu, United States
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Pro-Trump Lawyers Sanctioned Over Conspiracy Theories

A federal judge in Colorado has sanctioned two lawyers who filed a lawsuit challenging the 2020 election late last year, calling the suit “one enormous conspiracy theory,” and ordering pro-Trump lawyers Gary Fielder and Ernest John Walker to pay the legal fees of all the individuals and companie

2 months ago|New York, United States
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Judge sanctions lawyers for bringing 2020 election conspiracy lawsuit

The magistrate judge said the plaintiffs’ claims, if believed by many, “are the stuff of which violent insurrections are made.”

2 months ago|Washington, United States
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Pro-Trump Attorneys Sanctioned In Colorado Over Election Lawsuit — ‘One Enormous Conspiracy Theory,’ Judge Fumes

The judge concluded the lawsuit was filed “with objective bad faith” and made claims “that were utterly unmerited by any evidence.”

2 months ago|United States
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BIAS COVERAGE DISTRIBUTION

14 of these news sources are bias rated
8 lean LEFT
L 57%
C 43%
CNN
Raw Story
Talking Points Memo
Politicus USA
The Washington Post
Politico
Colorado Sun
Law & Crime
The Hill
Business Insider
KITV4 News
Political Wire
Forbes
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