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# Donald Trump

Larry Donnelly: A poor GOP debate, questions about Biden and a dysfunctional Congress
Our columnist says US voters deserve better than the current political setup in the country.
Biden warns US democracy in peril from 'extremist' Trump
House Republicans launched impeachment inquiry hearings into Biden over allegations that he lied about his son Hunter’s business dealings.
This week
24th September 2023 - 29th September 2023
Judge rules Donald Trump defrauded banks and insurers as he built his property empire
Trump valued Mar-a-Lago as high as 739 million dollars — more than 10 times a more reasonable estimate of its worth.
'I always knew Sunak was smart': Donald Trump praises British PM for rollback on climate targets
Sunak announced plans to water down environmental commitments this week.
Last week
17th September 2023 - 23rd September 2023
Donald Trump labels Florida governor’s abortion ban a ‘terrible mistake’
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis called the legislation “noble and just”.
This month
September 2023
Larry Donnelly: Could Elvis’s cousin, a Democrat, be Mississippi’s next governor?
Our columnist looks at Elvis’ cousin who’s running in Mississippi and could prove to be a dark horse.
Trump prosecutors seek order to stop ‘inflammatory’ and ‘intimidating’ comments
Special counsel Jack Smith’s team say the order is necessary to preserve the integrity of the case and to avoid prejudicing potential jurors.
Criminal cases against Trump show ‘rottenness’ of US political system, Putin says
During his four years in the White House, Donald Trump repeatedly touted having good relations with Vladimir Putin.
Last month
August 2023
Proud Boys leader sentenced to 17 years in prison over US Capitol attack
Joseph Biggs was the first of five Proud Boys figures to be sentenced this week.
Larry Donnelly: Trump is in hot legal water - will there be a tipping point for him?
As Trump pleads not guilty in his subversion case, our columnist looks at whether any of this will affect him in the polls.
Prosecutors say Donald Trump inflated net worth up to $2.2 bn per year from 2011 to 2021
Trump and his children stand accused of deflating the value of certain assets to reduce taxes.
US judge sets trial date of 4 March 2024 for Donald Trump federal case
He is charged with trying to overturn the 2020 presidential election result ahead of the US Capital riot on 6 January 2021.
Quiz: How much do you know about these celebrity brushes with the law?
Following Donald Trump’s arrest and likely mugshot, test your knowledge with some these other celebrity mugshots.
Trump campaign says it raised over $7 million after sharing mugshot image
The campaign spokesman confirmed the figure, claiming they raised “$4.18m yesterday alone”.
Quiz: Is this quote from The Simpsons or a Republican presidential debate?
The first debate between Republican presidential hopefuls took place this week – without Donald Trump.
Donald Trump and his 18 co-defendants in Georgia election fraud case meet surrender deadline
One defendant, lawyer Kenneth Chesebro, has filed a demand for a speedy trial.
Donald Trump's mugshot released after he surrenders in Georgia election interference case
The former US president spent less than 30 minutes inside Atlanta’s Fulton County Jail before leaving in a motorcade for the airport.
Trump on way to surrender in Georgia on racketeering charges over 2020 election
The 77-year-old former president will be arrested at Atlanta’s notorious Fulton County Jail.
Climate denial, the elephant not in the room and a Thatcher quote: Key moments from the GOP debate
Eight contenders for the Republican nomination vied for attention in a debate hosted by Fox News.
Trump skips Republican debate and instead has fireside chat with Tucker Carlson
Trump skips Republican debate and instead has fireside chat with Tucker Carlson
Trump skipped the debate on Fox News and instead attacked his rivals and Joe Biden in an interview posted on social media.
Rudy Giuliani surrenders to authorities over Georgia 2020 election indictment charges
His bail has been set at $150,000, second only to Trump’s $200,000.
Rudy Giuliani expected to turn himself in on Georgia 2020 election indictment charges
Trump is expected to turn himself in at the same Atlanta jail tomorrow.
Trump co-defendent in Georgia election charges case surrenders to authorities
Conservative lawyer John Eastman was a close adviser to the former US president.
Donald Trump says he will surrender to Georgia charges on Thursday
It will be Trump’s fourth arrest since April, when he became the first former president in US history to face indictment.
Judge approves $200,000 bond for Trump in racketeering case as deadline looms
Trump and the other co-defendants have until noon on Friday to turn themselves in to be booked.
Donald Trump confirms he will skip Republican presidential primary debates
His spokesman did not clarify whether he plans to boycott every primary debate or just those that have been scheduled.
Trump plans to skip first Republican presidential debate for interview with Tucker Carlson
Trump has reportedly told those close to him that he won’t taking part in the debate.
Mar-a-Lago property manager pleads not guilty over Trump documents case
Carlos De Oliveira’s arraignment comes a day after Donald Trump was charged in a fourth criminal case.
Trump indicted for racketeering in Georgia over 2020 election interference
The indictment is the culmination of a a two-year investigation into Trump’s attempts to overturn the result in that state.
Another Trump indictment looms as grand jury hears election 2020 case
The case would be the fourth brought against the 77-year-old Republican this year.
Special counsel obtained search warrant for Donald Trump’s Twitter account, court documents show
The details were included in a decision from the federal appeals court in Washington.
Trump says charges against him are 'bulls**t' and will stifle his presidential campaign
Trump was last week indicted for a third time in four months.
'Joe Biden's the president': DeSantis rejects Trump's election fraud claims
The Florida governor was speaking in an interview with NBC.
Trump asks for new judge in election conspiracy trial
Trump posted: ‘There is no way I can get a fair trial with the judge ‘assigned’ to the ridiculous freedom of speech/fair elections case.
Donald Trump pleads not guilty to new charges in secret documents case
The plea came one day after Trump pleaded not guilty in a federal court in Washington.
Larry Donnelly: This Trump indictment is explosive - it makes for chilling reading
The Boston lawyer and law lecturer says the case against Trump is no joke but neither is the support he continues to receive.
Trump pleads not guilty to election conspiracy charges
The charges relate to the Capitol riot on 6 January 2021.
Donald Trump pleads not guilty to charges he conspired to overturn 2020 election
Trump appeared before a magistrate judge in Washington’s federal courthouse two days after being indicted.
Trump due in court after being charged with trying to overturn 2020 election results
The charges could lead to a lengthy prison sentence in the event of a conviction.
Donald Trump seeks to spin latest indictments into 2024 campaign pitch
The twice-impeached Republican has remained defiant despite an accumulation of legal woes.