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Trump loses bid to keep New York’s contempt of court order

Former US President Donald Trump speaks at a farm rally at age 95. on April 9, 2022 in Selma, North Carolina.

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trump lawyer on Monday appealed to the Appeals Division of First Judicial Department to suspend Engoron’s contempt order as he appeals the judge’s decision. This was stated by lawyer Alina Khabba. in a statement that the contempt order was “unconscionable and unjustified”.

That division rejected the request to stay next day, according to written decision.

“Temporary Application Rejected” division said decision who offered no explanation for negation.

Trump lawyer Alina Khabba did not immediately respond to a request for comment on in decision Tuesday, which left her client owes $80,000 in penalties for disrespect by now.

Earlier Tuesday, county of Colombian lawyer general announced that the Trump Organization and the Trump Presidential Inaugural Committee agreed to pay this amount. city $750,000 to settle a lawsuit alleging that these organizations and Trump’s hotel illegally used non-profit committee funds to enrich Trump. family.

Trump’s defendants pleaded not wrong under of that settlement.

On Monday a grand the jury sat in Atlanta in the of a criminal to conduct an investigation there into whether Trump broke the law by trying to force the Georgian authorities to cancel the 2020 presidential election. in the state he lost to President Joe Biden.

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