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Judge orders pro-Trump election lawyers to pay $175,000 in sanctions

The money, which must be paid within 30 days, will cover the legal costs of defending against the suit. U.S. District Judge Linda Parker, who agreed to impose sanctions in August in a scathing opinion, rejected most of the attorneys' objections to Detroit's proposed award. But she did reduce it by about $29,000.
2 months ago|Lansing, United States

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39 of these news sources are bias rated
18 lean LEFT, 18 are CENTER
L 50%
C 45%
 
Political Flare
CNN
Raw Story
Salon
The Daily Beast
+4
The Guardian
The Independent
The Washington Post
HuffPost
+7
Reuters
CBS Local
Associated Press News
The Hill
+15
News18 India
Denver Gazette
WBMA
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Yahoo News
Yahoo News

Sidney Powell and other Trump attorneys ordered to pay $175,000 over failed election lawsuit

A federal judge on Thursday ordered a group of pro-Trump attorneys — including Sidney Powell and Lin Wood, who spread baseless conspiracy theories about the 2020 election — to pay $175,000 in sanctions for suing public officials in an effort to overturn Michigan's election results.Why it matters: The unsuccessful lawsuit claimed public officials illegally manipulated votes and was part of a broader campaign to discredit President Biden's win.Sta…

2 months ago|Los Angeles, United States
The Guardian
The GuardianL

Nine pro-Trump lawyers ordered to pay $175,000 for sham election lawsuit

Money will cover legal costs of defending against the suit, which were over $153,000 for Detroit and nearly $22,000 for Michigan

2 months ago|London, United Kingdom
Reuters
ReutersC

Pro-Trump lawyers ordered to pay $175,000 for 'frivolous' election lawsuit

By Jan Wolfe WASHINGTON - A U.S. judge on Thursday ordered Sidney Powell and other lawyers who sued in Michigan to overturn Democratic President Joe Biden's election victory to pay a $175,000 penalty, reiterating an earlier finding that the lawsuit was frivolous. U.S. District Judge Linda Parker in Detroit ruled in August that Powell, Lin Wood, and other lawyers aligned with former

2 months ago|United Kingdom
News18 India
News18 IndiaR

Lawyers Allied With Trump Ordered To Pay $175K In Sanctions

Nine lawyers allied with former President Donald Trump were ordered Thursday to pay Detroit and Michigan a total of $175,000 in sanctions for abusing the court system with a sham lawsuit challenging the 2020 election results.

2 months ago|India
CBS Local
CBS LocalC

9 Lawyers Allied With Trump Ordered To Pay Detroit, Michigan $175K In Sanctions

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Nine lawyers allied with former President Donald Trump were ordered Thursday to pay Detroit and Michigan a total of $175,000 in sanctions for abusing the court system with a sham lawsuit challenging the 2020 election results.The money, which must be paid within 30 days, will cover the legal costs of defending against the suit, which were more than $153,000 for the city and nearly $22,000 for the state.U.S. District Judge Li…

2 months ago|United States
The Independent
The IndependentL

Lawyers allied with Trump ordered to pay $175K in sanctions

A judge has ordered nine lawyers allied with former President Donald Trump to pay Detroit and Michigan a total of $175,000 in sanctions for abusing the court system with a sham lawsuit challenging the 2020 election results

2 months ago|London, United Kingdom
CNN
CNNL

Trump-aligned lawyers ordered to pay $175,000 in sanctions fees for bogus election fraud lawsuit

A group of lawyers aligned with former President Donald Trump -- including Sidney Powell and Lin Wood -- were ordered Thursday by a federal judge to collectively pay more than $175,000 in sanctions-related fees stemming from a bogus election fraud lawsuit they filed last year.

2 months ago|Atlanta, United States
Associated Press News
Associated Press NewsC

Lawyers allied with Trump ordered to pay $175K in sanctions

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Nine lawyers allied with former President Donald Trump were ordered Thursday to pay Detroit and Michigan a total of $175,000 in sanctions for abusing the court system with a sham lawsuit challenging the 2020 election results.

2 months ago|United States
The Washington Post
The Washington PostL

Sidney Powell, L. Lin Wood among attorneys ordered to pay $180,000 over Michigan ‘Kraken’ suit

A federal judge called the legal fees to be paid to Detroit and state of Michigan appropriate to deter “misconduct”

2 months ago|Washington, United States
The Hill
The HillC

Judge orders pro-Trump election lawyers to pay $175,000 in sanctions

A federal judge on Thursday ordered a group of pro-Trump lawyers who sued to block President Biden’s 2020 electoral win in Michigan to pay $175,000 in sanctions.

2 months ago|Washington, United States
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39 of these news sources are bias rated
18 lean LEFT, 18 are CENTER
L 50%
C 45%
 
Political Flare
CNN
Raw Story
Salon
The Daily Beast
Talking Points Memo
Mother Jones
Politicus USA
The Guardian
The Independent
The Washington Post
HuffPost
Business Insider
The Mercury news
Daily Hampshire Gazette
Detroit Free Press
Koco News5
The Press Democrat
Reuters
CBS Local
Associated Press News
The Hill
KCRA 3
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News 4 JAX
Political Wire
WPLG
WCVB
WHDH
+8
News18 India
Denver Gazette
WBMA
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